2017 marks the 40th anniversary of iconic band The B-52s. It’s also the year founding member Cindy Wilson embarked on her solo career, releasing her debut, ‘Change,’ on December 1st through Kill Rock Stars. On this episode, Portia talks with Cindy about her new album, adapting to today’s music industry, and her advice for new musicians.
Cindy Wilson (The B-52’s)
Cindy Wilson “Brother”
Cindy Wilson “Mystic”
Cindy Wilson “On The Inside”
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