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Despite the heat, a sea of goths come out for Pasadena Daydream Festival featuring The Cure, Pixies, Deftones

Brookside, a golf course and country club bordering the Rose Bowl hosted the Pasadena Daydream Festival on Saturday August 31, 2019 and it was “Hot, Hot, Hot!!!” The lineup was hot; the setlists were hot. Everyone was hot. We’re talking literally and metaphorically here, though the setlists were probably just figuratively hot.  A legion of […]

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The Cure, Pixies, Deftones and more to play Pasadena Daydream Festival

The rumors are true! The Cure have announced their Pasadena Daydream Festival lineup! Coming to Brookside at the Rosebowl, The Cure has curated a dreamy lineup for this very special music festival with performances by The Cure, Pixies, Deftones, Mogwai and more! Last week we heard that The Cure was putting on a music festival. […]

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The Cure, Florence + The Machine, Alabama Shakes top Sasquatch! bill

Robert Smith and The Cure will headline 2016’s Sasquatch! Music Festival at The Gorge in Washington. If that’s somehow not enough, Florence + The Machine, Alabama Shakes and Disclosure top the bill at the most laid-back camping festival I attended last year. The four-day festival takes place over Memorial Day Weekend from May 27-30. Tickets […]

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The Cure add second show date at Hollywood Bowl

On Tuesday, The Cure announced a 25-date North American tour with show dates at the Hollywood Bowl, Madison Square Garden, and UIC Pavillon. Naturally, all of Los Angeles had their alarm clocks ready for The Cure’s Hollywood Bowl pre-sale yesterday. Due to popular demand, The Cure have added a second show date at the Hollywood […]

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The Cure announce LA date at Hollywood Bowl as part of 25-date North American tour

80s/90s goths rejoice, The Cure have announced 25-date North American tour with a Los Angele show date at the Hollywood Bowl! The Cure will headline the Hollywood Bowl on Sunday, May 22, 2016. Supporting The Cure on their tour will be Scottish band The Twilight Sad. Additional tour stops include UIC Pavillon in Chicago on […]

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The Wombats rock Bootleg Bar with a house-party vibe

The Wombats Liverpool pop-rockers The Wombats turned the Bootleg Bar into a house party with a mind-blowing energetic set on Friday night. Performing in front of a crowd mostly of devoted fans, the English trio mixed in a couple of tracks from their upcoming album Glitterbug along with old favorites that fans knew all the words to. […]

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Concert Tickets: The Cure at the Pantages Theatre (Nov. 21 – 23, 2011)

I’ll never forget the Cure’s performance at Coachella 2009 when they pulled the plug on an excessively lengthy set by Robert Smith and his band. It was pretty unusual, but Cure fans were stoked with the fact that Smith had continued to perform despite the deactivation of sound. If you missed that unforgettable set or […]

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Top 10 Record Reissues of 2010

The best part about being a record collector in this day and age is that everything is being reissued! Seriously! That record I found on Ebay for like 80 bucks? Snatched up in reissue form – with better sound quality at that! Gotta love it. With only a couple of exceptions, here are my favorite […]

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The Battle of the Tryhards

It always amuses me seeing all these kids just barely out of their teens reviving the 60’s and 70’s rock era when Zappa and Captain Beefheart were playing with numerous rock genres. And when I speak of these kids, for the most part they are girls that probably were never really into some of the […]

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