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Cruel World Festival

May 14, 2022 - May 15, 2022

concert festival

Cruel World Festival is taking place Saturday, May 14 and Sunday, May 15, 2022 at Brookside at The Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California featuring performances by Morrissey, Bauhaus, Blondie, DEVO, Echo & The Bunnymen, The Psychedelic Furs, Violent Femmes, The Church and many more.

Full Lineup (ABC order): 45 Grave, Automatic, Bauhaus, Berlin, Black Marble, Blaqk Audio, Blondie, Christian Death, Cold Cave, Devo, Drab Majesty, Echo & The Bunnymen, English Beat, Jay Aston’s Gene Loves Jezebel, London After Midnight, Missing Persons, Morrissey, Public Image Ltd., Sextile, Soft Kill, The Church, The Damned, The KVB, The Meteors, The Psychedelic Furs, TR/ST and the Violent Femmes.

These timeless artists will come together for this single day event which will see new music from Morrissey’s highly anticipated album Bonfire of Teenages performed live which he’s called “the best album of my life.” Joining him are headlining legends Bauhaus, Blondie and DEVO, artists behind such hits as “Bela Lugosi’s Dead,” “Heart of Glass” and “Whip It” respectively.

Prices start at $159.00 plus fees with payment plans also available at $29.99 down.

Fans can enjoy a luxurious festival experience with several new ticket package offerings in 2022 which include Clubhouse and Clubhouse Platinum. With the Clubhouse at Brookside package fans have access to an indoor air-conditioned hideaway, centrally located within the VIP area with panoramic views of the festival grounds. This pass also grants exclusive access to an intimate upfront guest viewing area at both stages. The elevated Clubhouse Platinum package is the elite festival experience with all of the comforts of the Clubhouse plus additional exclusive access to the Platinum Lounge, a merch package, private festival entrance and more.

To learn more about Cruel World Festival, visit CruelWorldFest.com.


The Rose Bowl
1001 Rose Bowl
Paseda, LA
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