cruel world

The Post Modern/New Wave Festival You've Been Hoping For!

Lineup is stunning.

February 12, 2020

I saw this on a friends Insta story yesterday and I thought it was just something he made up.  Music is his life, and it looked like another one of his "dream" concerts.  So I DuckDuckGo'd it.

It's real.

Cruel World Festival -- May 2 in Los Angeles Presale 2/13 at 12pm PT Sign up now at ⚡️Payment plan available starting at $19.99 down

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New wave, goth, and post-punk, including Morrissey, Bauhaus, Blondie, Devo, Echo and the Bunnymen, Psychedelic Furs, Violent Femmes, English Beat, the Church, Public Image Ltd., Gary Numan, Berlin, Marc Almond, She Wants Revenge, Blaqk Audio, Gene Loves Gezebel....


I mean, they're missing a few, like New Order, Depeche, Cure...but how the hell did they even pull this off?  Get all of these legends together for a day? (The cynic will say, "well, it's not like most of them had anything else to do.")  LOL

I get it.  But if you don't hear me on the air Friday May 1st, you'll know why.  Oh, and they're also letting you pay for your tickets in twenty dollar installments!

The complete details are HERE...full lineup, and ticket onsale info, if you're so inclined.