This week finds Pat & Emily discussing the maiden visit of the Go-Go's to NYC in 1980 (making their debut at the Mudd Club, and a couple of days later at Danceteria), along with legendary downtown NYC band & Club 57 regulars, Pulsallama. Any mention of Pulsallama is always welcome 'round these parts!
"When the Go-Go’s arrived in New York City from the West Coast in August, 1980, they were a sweet, goofy package of pure pop in a New Wave wrapper. They provided the kind of light summer fun that can prove irresistible and were well received when they played their first night at Danceteria (see clip)." Continued here.