No one does it better at letting us experience one of our all-time favorite bands, than the L.A. tribute band Sweet and Tender Hooligans. Led by “The Mexican Morrissey” Jose Maldonado, the band has been covering The Smiths since 1992, even singing some songs in Spanish! The Sweet and Tender Hooligans will be headlining the Fonda Theatre on Sunday, May 22nd in celebration of Morrissey’s 57th Unhappy Birthday. Morrissey and Smiths fans unite! Opening up the set will be El Conjunto Nueva Ola.
Tickets to Morrissey’s 57th Unhappy Bday Celebration are priced at $20, doors open at 7:00pm, and the event is All Ages. You can purchase tickets or try and win a pair of tickets by entering the contest below!
First make sure you’re following Grimy Goods on Twitter here and/or “like” our Facebook page here. Next, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your full name for guest list and a clever reason why you want a pair of tickets to Morrissey’s 57th Unhappy Bday Celebration at The Fonda Theatre. When you’re done with your email, send us a Tweet so we know you entered the contest or you can post on our Facebook wall. We’ll select a winner that has done all of the above mentioned. Winners will be announced via email, Facebook and Twitter on Sunday, May 8th. Winners will have until 10 am, Monday, May 9th to reply back to our email and confirm their win.
TWEET: Hi @GrimyGoods I wanna win tix to Sweet and Tender Hooligans (@JoseMaldonado) May 22 @FondaTheatre! http://ow.ly/4nnA7r
FACEBOOK: Just leave a comment on our wall letting us know you entered our contest for tickets to Morrissey’s 57th Unhappy Bday Celebration at the Fonda Theatre May 22!
“This Charming Man” Live by Sweet and Tender Hooligans
“Heaven Knows I’m Miserable Now” Live by Sweet and Tender Hooligans
El Conjunto Nueva Ola – Chido Chido Official Video