August 30, 2016 - “We wanted to end up where we started,” said Charlotte Caffey, and what she meant was Los Angeles. That’s the city in which Caffey and her bandmates formed the Go-Go’s in 1978, and it’s the place they returned Tuesday night for the final show of a month-long farewell tour. Read more: LA Weekly
May 22, 2016 - The Go-Go's celebrate the 35th anniversary of "We Got the Beat" and launch their farewell tour this summer. The female rockers are commemorating a groundbreaking 38 years in the music industry.
March 21, 2016
June 21, 2014
February 25, 2014
January 14, 2014
May 24, 2013 - Kathy Valentine sued her former band mates for "breach of fiduciary duty and abuse of control...in an attempt to deprive [her] of her position and interest in the group, including her right to receive her full one-fifth, 20% share of the benefits and revenues generated by the group's substantial reputation, fame, and goodwill." In early 2014, the lawsuit that Kathy Valentine brought against her former bandmates was settled out of court.
March 8, 2013
November 22, 2011
June 14, 2011
June 7, 2011
May 31, 2010
September 21, 2009
September 2, 2008
- A rock musical about the life of adult film star and women's liberation advocate, Linda Lovelace.
March 11, 2001 - Peaked #22 in U.S. Billboard Top 40
November 28, 2000 - Peak #1 in Billboard Hot Country Songs -Peak #37 in Billboard Hot 100
September 15, 1998
August 19, 1997
Charlotte Caffey and Jane Wiedlin perform several shows as Twisted and Jaded, at which they played acoustic versions of Go Go’s songs and debuted new material.
September 17, 1996
March 28, 1990 - The original Go Go’s line-up (Caffey, Carlisle, Shock, Valentine and Wiedlin) reunite to play a benefit concert for the California Environmental Protection Act.
October 5, 1987 - “Heaven on Earth” is the second solo album by Belinda Carlisle and her most successful to date. Released in 1987 it featured three singles that made the Top 10 charts in the United States, including the #1 hit and signature song "Heaven Is a Place on Earth"
December 25, 1984 - Peak #84 in Billboard Hot 100
October 1984 - Jane Wiedlin announced her departure from the group, Paula Jean Brown selected as new bassist, Kathy Valentine moved to the rhythm guitar.
June 19, 1984
April 1983 - Peaked #13 in Billboard Hot Dance Club Play
- Peaked #49 in Billboard Hot 100
February 23, 1983
February 24, 1982
January 23, 1982
December 1980 - Original bassist Margot Olavarria fell ill and was replaced with Kathy Valentine. Olavarria sued the remaining members in 1982 for wrongfully throwing her out. The suit was settled in 1984.
May 1978 - Initially consisting of Belinda Carlisle (vocals), Jane Wiedlin (guitar, vocals), Margot Olavarria (bass) and Elissa Bell (drums). Later in the year, Charlotte Caffey (lead guitar, keyboards) was added to The Go-Go’s.