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May 12 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
AKRON, OH (March 6, 2017)— Long considered one of the hippest and coolest rock alternative bands, THE CULT, returns to Northeast Ohio’s Goodyear Theater on Friday night, May 12 at 8:00 p.m. This will mark the band’s first Cleveland/Akron area appearance in nearly 18 months and will be the closest the British band will come to Columbus, Dayton, Cincinnati, Erie, Detroit, Ann Arbor, Pittsburgh and Buffalo on this tour. A special guest will be added to the show with doors opening at 7:00 p.m.
Reserved seat tickets go on sale this Friday, March 10 at 10:00 a.m. All tickets will be available at Ticketfly.com. Fans can also purchase tickets by phone at 877.4.FLY.TIX (877.435.9849).
The Cult was formed in 1983 by singer Ian Astbury and guitarist Billy Duffy. The band is responsible for iconic alternative and rock music hits including: “She Sells Sanctuary,” “Rain,” “Fire Woman,” “Love Removal Machine” and many others. The band knows no other way to bring it, than aggressive, hard and straight at you. A testament to The Cult’s live show was Coachella 2014. Few, at the world’s largest music festival, were expecting the fury that the band delivered. As the festival goers milled about, packing in the field in front of the stage, Astbury and Duffy were building up to a crescendo, of which, when the smoke cleared, Rolling Stone would hail as “the Messianic moment of Coachella.”