Larry Martino

Weekdays 3:00pm - 8:00pm

The B-52’s are embarking on their final concert tour of Planet Earth, and they’ll be landing in The Venetian Theater for performances on October 19, 20, and 21, 2022. You can win free tickets to one of those shows at 4:10pm (5/2/22-5/6/22) when you play Martino’s Mystery Melody on 96.3 KKLZ.

Which of these songs do you most want to see the B-52’s perform in concert?

  • 5) (Meet) The Flintstones

    The band took the fictional name of “The BC-52’s” in the film The Flintstones in 1994.  This song peaked at #3 on the Billboard dance chart and reached #33 on the Hot 100.

  • 4) Private Idaho

    Here’s the highest charting single from the band’s second studio album Wild Planet.

  • 3) Rock Lobster

    Here’s the new wave song that launched the band’s career in 1978.  It was also included on the band’s debut album The B-52’s.

  • 2) Roam

    The B-52’s long-time guitarist, Ricky Wilson, passed away in 1985.  Their 1989 comeback album, Cosmic Thing, became their most successful album, including two Top 10 singles, including this one, which peaked at #3 on the Billboard Hot 100 in March 1990.

  • 1) Love Shack

    The B-52’s first top 10 single on the Billboard Hot 100.  It peaked at #3 in 1989 and is considered their signature song.  It was named as one of the “365 Songs of the Century” in 2001.