Drummer Gina Schock recently underwent surgery, according to Wiedlin, and will sit out the Bowl shows while she recovers. These are excerpts from our conversation. Charlotte Caffey: OK, we tried to be very specific in saying that we were retiring from touring, not from playing. Wiedlin: Which is really different from touring. You end up yanking out your shoulders and your neck. Wiedlin: You know what I despise? That kind of choreographed emotion makes me insane. Carlisle: Listen, I am not a fan of that genre at all. But this one is smart. Then we had an acrimonious divorce.
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Look it up sometime. See The Go-Go's pictures, photo shoots, and listen online to the latest music. Now, obviously, THE GO-GO's weren't the most substantial of musical groups -- and their sound is hardly timeless -- but the guilt I feel in posting the subsequent troika is entirely of the "pleasurable" variety. And I can live with that just fine. Belinda Carlisle. You might think we're crazy, but The Cars should be in the Hall. News of the Hall's recent inductions have sunk in here at CDNR Headquarters - we talked Bertha out of taking a dump on the Rock Hall's steps, stopped Bifferado from lighting all of his music on fire and convinced Waldodude to not cut his ears off and eat them on a ham sandwich. We've agreed that the actual bands and artists chosen aren't that bad; our ire has more to do with the fact that, once again, worthy bands and even….