B-52's, a Band That's Impossible Not to Love or Cover; Hard Rock Live, Aug. 22

Don't you love the B-52's? Of course you do! You'd be a downright honey badger's fuckfuck toy if you didn't! The world's greatest party band will grace the stage at Hard Rock Live on August 22 with a five-decade-strong repertoire of audience pleasers. It's not only your booty they wanna shake, oh, no. They wanna get inside your brain. This Athens, GA, outfit crawled out of the post-punk/New Wave muck and ingrained themselves into your subconscious with hits like "Rock Lobster" and "Channel Z."

The B-52's, so named after excessive beehive hairdos, have come a long way. They've made it through the tragedy of and AIDS death, and the complexities of solo careers, and have always endeavored to be quirky, campy fun. How can you hate that? You can't. Follow the jump, babies.
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Abel Folgar