BLOG
3 days ago
Hey hey In Rockers and Welcome to The Lobby, written to you today from in front of my Christmas Tree in my living room here in Buffalo, NY. After pretty much non stop touring with Goo Goo Dolls since the release of our Boxes album in April of 2016, this week it all slowed down to mellow holiday pace [...]
NEWS
23 days ago
John Rzeznik is enjoying “Better Days” with his new family of three! The Goo Goo Dolls frontman and his wife Melina welcomed daughter Liliana Carella Rzeznik in Los Angeles on Thursday, Dec. 22, a rep for Rzeznik confirms to PEOPLE exclusively. The baby girl came into the world at 20 inches lon [...]
NEWS
1 month ago
Goo Goo Dolls are getting into the spirit of giving this holiday season. The band recently donated a large chunk of change to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. Johnny Rzeznik and Robby Takac presented the hospital with a check for $22,800 -- the proceeds from autographe [...]
BLOG
2 months ago
Hey Hey In Rockers and Welcome to The Lobby and this month’s dispatch of information to my longtime friends in the mighty In Rock! Things are pretty crazy here in the US right now, if you haven’t heard there’s a huge election for President going on here, as you read this there may already be a [...]
INTERVIEW
2 months ago
It would be fair to say the new release, “Boxes,” isn’t just another album for the Goo Goo Dolls. And the two years that preceded the album’s release saw big changes, especially for singer/guitarist John Rzeznik. With “Boxes,” Rzeznik and his bandmate, bassist Robby Takac, have become a [...]
INTERVIEW
19 days ago
With 30 years of experience under their belt, there’s no stopping Johnny Rzeznik and Robby Takac of the Goo Goo Dolls, from rocking our world live for the first time on February 11, 2017 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. In an exclusive phone interview with InqPOP!, I had a chat with co-founding mem [...]
NEWS
23 days ago
Goo Goo, Ga Ga! Goo Goo Dolls frontman John Rzeznik and his wife Melina have welcomed a daughter, People confirms. The baby girl, named Liliana Carella Rzeznik, was born Thursday in Los Angeles. “The new family is doing great,” John’s rep tells the mag. Liliana is the first child for the 51- [...]
INTERVIEW
2 months ago
Goo Goo Dolls lead singer John Rzeznik remembers a night when the band played at a small venue in Somewhere, U.S.A. and everything was on point. The band was working the room. The crowd was moving to the music. “We were like, ‘Oh my god that balcony is going to fall over,’” Rzeznik said. [...]
INTERVIEW
2 months ago
It’s just after 1 PM on a Thursday afternoon in November and my phone rings. Goo Goo Dolls co-founder and bassist Robby Takac is calling me from the West Coast where it’s 10 AM. When I answer I’m greeted warmly by a familiar, friendly voice. “Olivia, it’s Robby,” he announces in his dist [...]
INTERVIEW
2 months ago
You couldn't turn on a radio in the '90s without hearing a Goo Goo Dolls song. The alternative rock band, fronted by lead singer John Rzeznik, was king of the charts with singles such as "Name," "Slide" and "Iris," the latter of which spent 18 weeks at No. 1 on Billboard's Hot 100 chart. Since 1986 [...]