Return to the Valley of the Go-Go's Solo careers stalled, the Go-Go's go the reunion route with a 36-song retrospective buttressed by three new songs. The old stuff is the real joy… Return to the Valley of the Go-Go's Solo careers stalled, the Go-Go's go the reunion route with a 36-song retrospective buttressed by three new songs. The old stuff is the real joy… Go-Go's Reissues
Music Review

Album Review: 'Return to the Valley of the Go-Go's' (1994)

EW's GRADE
A-

Details Lead Performance: Go-Go's; Genre: Reissues

Solo careers stalled, the Go-Go's go the reunion route with a 36-song retrospective buttressed by three new songs. The old stuff is the real joy here. Disc one chronicles a band finding it's sound, moving from punk to pop. If disc two lacks a narrative arc, it has its pleasures, especially the songs from Talk Show. And the new songs bode well for their upcoming tour. A-

Originally posted Oct 21, 1994 Published in issue #245 Oct 21, 1994 Order article reprints
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