There are '80s festivals, and then there's Cruel World. The new L.A. music fest boasts an absolutely staggering lineup of talent headlined by Morrissey, Bauhaus, Blondie, Devo, The Psychedelic Furs, Echo and the Bunnymen, and more. See the full lineup below.
The event is being produced by Goldenvoice, and is set to hit the Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson on Saturday, May 2. A pre-sale for Cruel World begins at noon on Thursday, Feb. 13, and tickets go on sale to the public at noon Feb. 14.
Fans can get access to the pre-sale by visiting cruelworldfest.com and entering a mobile phone number. Prices start at $135 plus fees for general admission and as various quantities sell out, the price can increase to up to $165 plus fees. Tickets can be purchased on a layaway plan that starts at $19.99.
High rollers and tech bros can check out VIP tickets, which start at $225. Amenities include a separate entry and access to a VIP viewing area, bathrooms and food away from the GA crowd. A ticket package dubbed "Super VIP" runs $350, plus fees, and comes with a special viewing pit in front of the main stage, access to a lounge with complimentary snacks and water, preferred parking lot access and a merch bundle.