Get to know D.C. with our daily newsletter
We dive deep on the day’s biggest story and share links to everything you need to know.
Back when Devo was the competition, the Cars checked in with this slab of robotic make-out music. Remember: Ric Ocasek sang only the weird ones. The late, great Benjamin Orr sang the synth-rocking hit “Let’s Go,” which just might have been the unofficial fight song of the New Wave revolution. —Shannon Zimmerman