Outlander hunk Sam Heughan sends fans into a frenzy with steamy snap of himself pumping iron
– February 6, 2018Day One (trying to bend a car with my neck… fail.” Fans of the hunky actor were delighted with the post, with Cindy Wilson replying: “I’d be happy to help.” Rebecca said: “Oh, Sam! You are such a heartthrob! Wonderful picture of true masculinity.
10 band names you probably won't understand if you're under 30
– February 5, 2018Having first got together in Athens, Georgia in 1976, The B-52s took their name from an alternative name for the beehive hairdo, which singers Kate Pierson and Cindy Wilson both wore as part of a general love of early 60s kitsch culture. The beehive was ...
The She Rocks Awards Celebrates Outstanding Women In The Music Industry
– January 31, 2018Cindy Wilson and Kate Pierson of The B-52s (Photo: Estelle Massry/Coucou Photography) As the entertainment industry turns the light on and exposes its darker side, it was refreshing to attend the sixth annual She Rocks Awards, which shined a light on the ...
The B-52s Reveal the Inspiration Behind Their Glittery 'Love Shack' Shake
– January 31, 2018“I love shakes,” says Cindy Wilson, one of the beloved band’s three vocalists. And the new Love Shack Shake, which will be available in select New York City, L.A. and Atlanta Shake Shacks from February 9 through February 18, is inspired by many of ...
Get your groove on at this glow-in-the-dark jump (and dance) party
– January 30, 2018The group was formed in 1976. Three of the original band members -- Cindy Wilson, Kate Pierson and Fred Schneider -- continue to tour.
B-52s, Shake Shack introduce Love Shack Shake
– January 30, 2018The group was formed in 1976. Three of the original band members -- Cindy Wilson, Kate Pierson and Fred Schneider -- continue to tour. © 2018 Cox Media Group.
She Rocks Award Winners Announced
– January 29, 2018Hosted by the WOMEN’S INTERNATIONAL MUSIC NETWORK (the WiMN), the celebration featured honorees such as MELISSA ETHERIDGE, KATE PIERSON and CINDY WILSON of THE B-52S, EXENE CERVENKA of X and members of the pioneering all-female rock band FANNY ...
NAMM 2018: Grooves, Gawkers and Gear Galore (but Hardly Any Girls)
– January 29, 2018The awards ceremony honored women from all factions of the music industry, including performers Exene Cervenka, The B-52’s Kate Pierson and Cindy Wilson, Melissa Etheridge and Pat Benatar (all were in attendance except Benatar, who was fighting the flu).
Pat Benatar, Melissa Etheridge, B-52s & More Honored at She Rocks Awards: 'We Are a Force to Be Reckoned With'
– January 27, 2018We are a force to be reckoned with!” The B-52s’ Kate Pierson and Cindy Wilson accepted the Vanguard Award, while Exene Cervenka, co-lead singer/songwriter of legendary punk band X, received the Dreaming Out Loud Award. Also receiving well-deserved ...
Cindy Wilson Talks About Adventures With The B-52s & Beyond on Soul Sisters
– January 24, 2018We asked The B-52s' Cindy Wilson to share one of the meanings behind the title of her new solo album Change, she couldn't help but joke, "Well I've already been through the change" before dissolving into her infectious laugh that kept us cracking up.
How can Illinois solve its teacher shortage?
– January 14, 2018The requirements to become a teacher should be less onerous and less expensive, according to Cindy Wilson, associate professor and chair of teacher education at University of Illinois Springfield. In an effort to combat negative perceptions about public ...
Melissa Etheridge and The B-52s to be Honored at the 2018 She Rocks Awards
– January 4, 2018The Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN) has announced that Melissa Etheridge and The B-52s band members Kate Pierson and Cindy Wilson will be honored at the sixth annual She Rocks Awards on Friday, January 26, 2018, during the NAMM Show in ...
Cosmic thing: The B-52s play Foxwoods on New Year's Eve
– December 27, 2017Might they make a nod toward singer Cindy Wilson’s just-released solo album, “Change”? We’ll see. The B-52s, 9 p.m. Sunday, Foxwoods’ Grand Theater; $55; 1-800-200-2882.
Cindy Wilson Institutes "Change"
– November 24, 2017For 40 years, Cindy Wilson has worked with the B-52s. A founding member of the Athens, Georgia-based band who brought listeners classics such as “Rock Lobster” and “Love Shack”, she had never released any solo material until 2016. Now the vocalist ...