The B-52s

The journey begins 40 years ago in Athens, Georgia...




july 22, 2017


OC, you rocked!

"The B-52s have been a mainstay at the Pacific Amphitheatre for years, so another appearance as part of the Orange County Fair’s Summer Concert Series initially seemed routine. Yet this time the billing revealed a special addition – the Pacific Symphony." 

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july 14, 2017

Thanks for the kind words, Salon

"No novelty, the B-52s may be the most subversive band America ever gave us"

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june 29, 2017

Las Vegas! July 7, 8 and 9! #ShaqueDamour

“Vegas is just one of those places that is always full of surprises. It’s got such a great kitschy retro vibe,” Kate Pierson says. And if anyone knows surprising, kitschy and retro, it’s the redheaded singer for the B-52s. The Athens, Georgia, band has been topping party-time playlists for almost 40 years, from “Rock Lobster” onward, through videos, movies, world tours and the Billboard charts."  Continue reading here:



june 26, 2017

Solo projects and more! 

Hey Everybody! Each of us have a lot going on that you don’t want to miss out on, so we thought we’d give you all an update!

Fred just released limited edition vinyl of his new album - Fred Schneider & the Superions - The Vertical Mind LP’ that you can order here:

Cindy is working on a new album ‘Change’ and has tour dates of her own that you can find here:

If you haven’t already pick up Kate’s amazing solo album, don’t miss out - ‘Guitars and Microphones.’ Her album is available now on iTunes:


JUNE 13, 2017


Boston — we will be playing with the Pops tonight and tomorrow. Also, don’t miss Kate’s Q&A with the DO617 here!


may 23rd, 2017


The Orlando Ribbon project

We support The 49, Orlando & The Orlando Ribbon Project! Join us on June 12th and wear a rainbow ribbon. #orlandoribbonproject#theribbonmaker

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May 19th, 2017


The b-52s with the atlanta symphony orchestra

Atlanta! We're performing with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra on September 14th & 15th! Tickets on sale now!


APRIL 27TH, 2017

happy birthday kate!

Happy Birthday to the amazing Kate Pierson. The past 40 years have been nothing short of fabulous!

We love you!


APRIL 7TH, 2017

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Hitting the road this spring and summer …don’t miss us in a city near you!



March 20th, 2017

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House of blues las vegas takeover!

The Las Vegas House of Blues will be transformed into The Love Shack!

That’s right…we’re taking over Las Vegas for a special 3-day residency at the House Of Blues July 7, 8 and 9! Tickets on sale now!!

Talk about “Queen Of Las Vegas”!!




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HAPPY birthday Cindy!    

Happy Birthday to our wonderful Cindy Wilson.

The past 40 years have been nothing short of incredible!

We love you!