INTERVIEW
6 months ago
by Jeff Miers The Goo Goo Dolls have spent the summer on the road with guests Collective Soul and Tribe Society, touring arenas and sheds across the country in support of the recently released album "Boxes," a collection that founders John Rzeznik and Robby Takac consider to be a creative rebirth. [...]
NEWS
6 months ago
The Goo Goo Dolls will head out on a North American fall headline tour with special guests SafetySuit!   Inner Machine Fan Club member pre-sales will begin on Tuesday, August 16th at 10am local venue time. Not a member of Inner Machine? Join here: http://googoodolls.com/fanclub   General tick [...]
INTERVIEW
7 months ago
A key component of any tour is the "rider" -- the list of required backstage stuff that a band and their team simply can't hit the road without.  Goo Goo Dolls, who are currently in the middle of a summer tour in support of their album Boxes, say their rider's pretty simple, but they can't say [...]
INTERVIEW
7 months ago
GRAND CHUTE - "Oh, we play anywhere, dude," said Robby Takac, who 30 years ago helped found the Goo Goo Dolls. "We've played in volcanoes, we've played on icebergs, we've played on aircraft carriers and bunkers in Bosnia. We've played so many places, it's crazy." Fox Cities Stadium isn't quite a so [...]
INTERVIEW
7 months ago
by Jay S. Jacobs It’s hard to believe that Goo Goo Dolls’ self-titled debut album came out 30 years ago.  (Heads up, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.)  Of course, back then they were a scrappy punk band in the vein of the Replacements on the Metal Blade label formed by two college students [...]
INTERVIEW
6 months ago
With hits like “Iris,” “Black Balloon” and “Slide” in its music catalogue, Goo Goo Dolls have recorded some of the most memorable pop songs of the last 30 years, with “Iris” still a mainstay at weddings around the country. “How many musicians would give everything they have just t [...]
INTERVIEW
7 months ago
By Iris Wiener Robby Takac recalls realizing the success of Goo Goo Dolls when their hit “Iris” was chosen as the song to be played when the Detroit Red Wings, the winners of the 1998 Stanley Cup, skated in triumph in front of the enthusiastic, boisterous audience of hockey fans. “I knew that [...]
NEWS
7 months ago
Our new album "Boxes" is available for just 99¢ on Google Play for a limited time! Get it HERE while this offer lasts!
NEWS
7 months ago
Message from the Goo Goo Dolls:   We are here getting ready for the Anthem and John to sing a few songs before the Chicago Cubs Vs. Chicago White Sox. We want you to have this Jersey he will wear tonight and we want to help St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Click the link, buy they Jersey a [...]
INTERVIEW
7 months ago
Eleven albums into its career, veteran pop-rock act Goo Goo Dolls is keeping things as fresh and modern as possible. Bassist Robby Takac says the band took that approach with “Boxes,” its album that came out in May, and with “Magnetic” (2013). “Other bands who came up with us haven’t b [...]