september 13, 2017
THE B-52S PREPARE TO CELEBRATE 40TH ANNIVERSARY WITH THE ATLANTA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
"Throughout their 40-year career, The B-52s only released seven albums, from their self-titled, “Rock Lobster”-bearing debut in 1979 to 2008’s bouncy “Funplex.”
But their reputation is legendary, especially in Georgia, where their art pop/New Wave mirror ball punk first glimmered..." -AJC.com
Read the full article here: http://on-ajc.com/2xz6Tll
September 1, 2017
july 31, 2017
ROCK LOBSTER" AT THE DOWNTOWN CAFE IN ATLANTA, GA 1978!
Flashback Monday…for those who have never seen this super early live footage. Here we are performing “Rock Lobster” at the Downtown Cafe in Atlanta back in 1978!
Read more at: http://bit.ly/2uFV5uD
july 24, 2017
THIS DAY IN ROCK HISTORY....B-52S DEBUT LP RELEASED IN 1979....
"Today in rock history: on this date in 1979, Athens, Georgia party band The B-52s released their self-titled, debut album. Riding the crest of the new wave explosion of the day, the five-piece band and its irresistible first album arrived at the perfect time."
Read more at: http://bit.ly/2uQZFXP
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."
Read more at: http://bit.ly/2uKXF3l
july 14, 2017
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: http://bit.ly/2slkVok
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: http://bit.ly/2uaRsd3
Cindy is working on a new album ‘Change’ and has tour dates of her own that you can find here: http://www.cindywilsonb52s.com/
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: http://apple.co/1wSSUKt
JUNE 13, 2017
TWO NIGHTS WITH THE BOSTON POPS!
Boston — we will be playing with the Pops tonight and tomorrow. Also, don’t miss Kate’s Q&A with the DO617 here! http://bit.ly/2skzpUe
may 23rd, 2017
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! http://bit.ly/2qtsCoo
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
SPRING AND SUMMER OF LOVE 2017!
Hitting the road this spring and summer …don’t miss us in a city near you!
March 20th, 2017
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”!!
FEBRUARY 28TH, 2017
HAPPY BIRTHDAY CINDY!
Happy Birthday to our wonderful Cindy Wilson.
The past 40 years have been nothing short of incredible!
We love you!