B-52s wish KLRU a Happy 50th

B-52s With The Wild Crowd! – Live In Athens airs Monday, March 12, at 9 pm on KLRU-Q This special was filmed in the B-52s’ hometown of Athens, Georgia at a show that commemorated the band’s 34th anniversary of their first-ever live show on Valentine’s Day 1977. Filmed with 8 cameras in stunning high definition and directed by Bruce Green, this concert delivers a sizzling performance that turned Athens’ Classic Center into a cosmic dancehall! Wig-wearing, boa-draped, glitter-covered fans came from near and far to celebrate this historic event, and a B-52s live show is always the best party in town! In front of their hometown crowd they even managed to turn it up a notch further, delivering high-spirited versions of their classics “Love Shack,” “Rock Lobster,” “Give Me Back My Man,” “Funplex,” “Roam,” “Planet Claire,”, “Pump”, “Private Idaho” and many more.