INTERVIEW
1 year ago
Back in 1991, if you wanted to know the full names of the guys in the Goo Goo Dolls, you had to ask — because the credits on their records wouldn’t tell you. On “Hold Me Up,” the band’s third album, the liner notes stated simply, “The Goo Goo Dolls Are: George, Drums, Vocal; Johnny, Gui [...]
NEWS
1 year ago
The Goo Goo Dolls have added new dates to their fall headline tour with SafetySuit!   Inner Machine fan club presales start on August 23rd at 10am local venue time. General on sales will be on August 26th at 10am local venue time. For more information on Inner Machine fan club presales [...]
INTERVIEW
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year ago
By BRENNAN SMITH Goo Goo Dolls bassist Robby Takac admits that when producers push him toward re-creating a sound from the band's most successful era, it's a trigger to "run the other way." Maybe that's the type of perspective that comes after 30 years of touring and playing music — revisiting "t [...]
INTERVIEW
1 year ago
By THOM JENNINGS On Saturday, Buffalo’s greatest source of musical pride, The Goo Goo Dolls, will stop at Darien Lake along with Collective Soul and Tribe Society. The Goo Goo Dolls are touring in support of their latest release, “Boxes,” their 11th studio album. Formed in Buffalo in 1986, T [...]
INTERVIEW
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year ago
Our new album "Boxes" is available for just 99¢ on Google Play for a limited time! Get it HERE while this offer lasts!