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In Between Days: The Cure Show

  • Thee Temple ove Sound - WMPG-FM 92 Bedford Street Portland, ME, 04102 United States (map)

Since we’re in the doldrums between Thanksgiving and Christmas we figured we’d do something special for you all. As the Collegiate’s know there is no shortage of the Cure tunes when we do thee werk! In honor of that we’re bringing you and entire show of The Cure or Cure covers. Deep cuts, hits, and rarities!

From their start in Crawley, England in 1976, The Cure have left and indelible mark on rock history. The group has experienced continuous line-up changes over its lifespan, with vocalist, guitarist and principal songwriter Robert Smith being the only constant member. The band's debut album was Three Imaginary Boys (1979) lead the post-punk/new wave movement that emerged in the 1980s. Since then, the band moved between experimental sounds of Faith and Pornography and the darkly shimmering pop of Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me (1987). and Disintegration (1989). The band has released 13 studio albums, two EPs and over 30 singles to date and were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame by none other than Trent Reznor in 2019. In this show we’ll take a deep dive into the the strange, whimsical, dark, and romantic world of Robert Smith and the Cure!

Earlier Event: November 30
A TOTALLY NEW WAVE THANKSGIVING!
Later Event: December 28
A VERY GOTH CHRISTMAS!