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The B-52s

As quintessentially American as The Beach Boys

with special guest Alex O'Neal

When

Saturday, October 2, 2010

Where

WVU Creative Arts Center

About the Event

With 25 years in the business and album sales topping 20 million, The B-52s have created a beloved catalog of music replete with an unforgettable collection of dance-rock tunes. From their debut single—the garage-rock party classic “Rock Lobster”—to their first ever Top 10 hit, “Love Shack,” the band has become embedded into the landscape of American dance-pop music. In 2008, The B-52s released Funplex. With primal guitar hooks, driving drums and unmistakable vocals, Newsweek says of the album: “[It’s] like a sonic shot of vitamin B12, the dance floor beats, fuzzy guitar rifts and happy, shiny lyrics keep the energy going.” Don’t miss the legendary B-52s in concert in the Creative Arts Center!