INTERVIEW
1 year ago
Longevity in Rock-n-Roll is not a given and is surely not that easy. So much can happen over the course of time that can make or break an artist, but the Goo Goo Dolls have withstood it all to remain standing 30 plus years later. Originally from the Buffalo, New York area, Goo Goo Dolls went from lo [...]
INTERVIEW
1 year ago
Thirty years ago, the Goo Goo Dolls rolled out of Buffalo with their self-titled debut album playing gritty, punk-flavored rock that favored energy over craft. Much has changed during the past three decades. Over the course of 11 studio albums the Goos have evolved into a polished group with a pil [...]
INTERVIEW
1 year ago
As most musicians around long enough to remember the era before streaming music - also known as the 1990s - understand the challenges of simply staying in the minds of listeners. But for Grammy Award-nominated, platinum selling rock veterans Goo Goo Dolls, radio stalwarts and road warriors with a r [...]
BLOG
1 year ago
Heyhey In Rockers and Welcome once again to The Lobby, a monthly opportunity for me to review the last 30 days of my life and share them with you the In Rock Readers as we have been doing for the past decade here in these pages. This is a pretty unique month for me I must say, aside from the usual m [...]
BLOG
2 years ago
Heyhey In Rockers and Welcome once again to The Lobby, a monthly opportunity for me to review the last 30 days of my life and share them with you the In Rock Readers as we have been doing for the past decade here in these pages. This is a pretty unique month for me I must say, aside from the usual m [...]
NEWS
1 year ago
Want to win tickets to see The Goo Goo Dolls in concert and do some good at the same time?  All it'll cost you is ten bucks. The band is teaming up with the charity site Omaze to give fans the chance to win a VIP concert experience by supporting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. To be ent [...]
INTERVIEW
1 year ago
The Goo Goo Dolls still look back fondly at the kid who danced on stage with the band on Independence Day years ago. After slugging it out on the club circuit for a decade, the Goo Goo Dolls almost called it quits just before the straightforward rock band hit sonic paydirt. “[Vocalist-guitarist] [...]
INTERVIEW
1 year ago
Although Goo Goo Dolls bassist and singer Robby Takac says there is now much less booze on the tour bus than there used to be, he fondly recalls how an even more famous rocker once redefined what it meant to be “sober.” “We walk into Keith [Richards]’ dressing room, and they had a whole bun [...]
INTERVIEW
1 year ago
Goo Goo Dolls frontman Johnny Rzeznik is currently touring the country, but his greatest pride and joy is back at home. Back in December, the singer became a dad for the first time at age 51 when his wife gave birth to their daughter, Liliana. While she’s too young to join him on the tour bus ju [...]
INTERVIEW
2 years ago
Goo Goo Dolls kick off their Long Way Home tour with Phillip Phillips tonight in Mountainview, California.   Goo Goo Dolls frontman Johnny Rzeznik says when it comes to writing a set list, there's only one hard-and-fast rule -- "You gotta play all the hits." "There's, like, 12 or 13 songs [...]