Kathy Valentine sues former bandmates; Austin Music People benefit
By Peter Mongillo
Editor’s note: This article was originally published May 28, 2013
- The White Horse is hosting a benefit for Austin Music People Thursday night. Silas Lowe, La Tampiquena and Mike and the Moonpies will perform.
- Kathy Valentine is suing her former bandmates in the Go-Go’s, claiming that the four other members have shut her out of her share of the band’s revenues: “According to the complaint filed Friday with the Los Angeles Superior Court, Valentine is entitled to a 20% share of the band’s revenues as a one-fifth member of both Ladyhead LLC and Smith-Pocket Industries, Inc. – the entities authorized to conduct the group’s business.”
- A ranking of the 2013 ACL Fest lineup by social media presence. Muse is number one in a survey based on “Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, web and digital radio.”
- At the June 9 edition of their Sunday residency at the Continental Club, the Wagoneers will perform their debut album, “Stout and High,” in its entirety. Show starts at 7:30 p.m.