The Motels

The Motels

new wave, 80s, female vocalists, pop, rock

There are three bands called The Motels. 1) An 80s new wave band from Los Angeles, California. 2) An alternative/indie band from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 3) A punk/funk band from Glasgow, Scotland 1) The Motels are a New Wave music band from the Los Angeles area best known for Only the Lonely and Suddenly, Last Summer, both of which peaked at #9 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1982 and 1983, respectively.* First incarnation Formed in 1971 in Berkeley