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Government Cheese

- US Bowling Green, KY Rock / Punk / Post Pop


Sounds Like: R.E.M., The Clash, The Ramones, Husker Du

Label: Cedar Creek Music

Manager: Mary Sack Management (US)

Bio: NEW 2-CD Anthology ~ GOVERNMENT CHEESE 1985-1995

Available NOW!


GOVERNMENT CHEESE brought punk rock to a small sleepy southern Kentucky town of Bowling Green, Kentucky in 1985. For 7 years they traveled in vans as they played all over the... See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: Hey Louisville and E-Town regional listeners, tonight at 9pm eastern I'll be on 107.3 The Point talking about... http://t.co/kiSykQfE0I


"Thanks for the new (old) music and the GREAT MEMORIES. I'll be doing everything I can to be in Louisville [on Aug. 27, 2011]. Government Cheese was THE 'ONLY BAND THAT MATTERED.'"
— A Fan - Woodridge, IL
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  • Sat

    Aug 23

    Nashville, TN, US | 7:00pm

    Nashville, TN, US
    Sat Aug 23 7:00pm
  • 2012

    Jun 17

    Louisville, KY, US | 2:00pm
    Louisville, KY, US
    Sun Jun 17, 2012 2:00pm


    A benefit to raise money for John Boland's young family. John (the bass player of the Toxic Shocks back in the day) died of a freak heart attack several weeks ago, leaving three little triplet boys fatherless. Please join us from 2:00-8:00 pm..... Live Music with NED VAN GO ~ Government Cheese ~ John Baxter and The Bottomfeeders ~ DAN DILAMARTER ~ Crummy Stuff: Songs of The Ramones ........at............. The Maple Inn Tavern 9416 Taylorsville Rd. Louisville, KY

  • 2011

    Aug 27

    Louisville, KY, US | 9:00pm

    Louisville, KY, US
    Sat Aug 27, 2011 9:00pm


    An Evening with Government Cheese -- TICKETS ON SALE now! (502) 584-8088 http://headlinerslouisville.com/

  • 2011

    Feb 26

    Nashville, TN, US | 2:00pm

    Nashville, TN, US
    Sat Feb 26, 2011 2:00pm


    UMC 3.1 Weigh In Feb 26th - MEET 8 contestants 1 week before they compete march 5th, hear them as each weigh in on how & why they think they're going to win..

  • 2011

    Feb 19

    Nashville, TN, US | 9:00am
    WRLT-Lightning 100 Radio ...
    Nashville, TN, US
    Sat Feb 19, 2011 9:00am


    LISTEN LIVE @ http://lightning100.com/ to a NEW interview featuring TOMMY WOMACK and VIVA BECKER visiting with Mary Brace at WRLT-Radio studios with a flashback to 1987.

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