Kate Pierson is a founding member of the rock band The B-52's. Dubbed the "World's Greatest Party Band," The B-52's have been recording and touring since 1979 and are still going strong. Along with The B-52's, Pierson has been active in many causes, including animal rights, environmental, and AIDS-related charities. The B-52's continue to tour and are currently working on a new CD. Kate is also co-owner of the award winning hotel Kate's Lazy Meadow in the Catskills.