The Bangles are an American pop rock band that formed in Los Angeles, California, in 1981.
The band’s classic line-up consisted of founding members Susanna Hoffs (lead vocals and rhythm guitar), Debbi Peterson (drums and vocals) and Vicki Peterson (lead guitar and vocals), together with Michael Steele (bass and vocals). As of June 2018, the band consisted of Hoffs, Debbi and Vicki Peterson and bassist Annette Zilinskas.