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Title
Go Go's
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Creator
Knudsen, Anne
Date Created and/or Issued
1981
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Title supplied by cataloger.; Photograph included in the Exhibit: From Pop to the Pit, The LAPL Photo Collection Celebrates the L.A. Music Scene, 1978-1989.
The Go-Go's' bright, catchy pop tunes were a hit with both new wave and mainstream audiences. They are the first all-female rock band to write their own songs and play their own instruments in the studio. Their first release "Beauty and the Beat" was one of the most successful debut albums of all time.
First photograph caption dated July 24, 1981 reads, "The Go Go's got their start at the legendary Masque Club. From left: Gina, Belinda, Jane, Kathy and Charlotte."; Second photograph caption dated September 17, 1982 reads, "1982's success story, the Go Go's, made it to No. 1 with their debut album."
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00121784
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box Musical Groups--Go Go's
CARL0005343112
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/34060
Subject
Carlisle, Belinda
Wiedlin, Jane
Schock, Gina
Caffey, Charlotte
Go Go's (Musical group)
Rock groups--United States
Women rock musicians--United States
Singers--United States
Rock musicians--United States
Drummers (Musicians)--United States
Guitarists--United States
Bass guitarists--United States
Women--California--Los Angeles
Group portraits
Portrait photographs
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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