Cruel World Festival will return to Brookside at The Rose Bowl in Pasadena, CA on Saturday, May 20th, 2023 with a lineup featuring Siouxsie, Iggy Pop, Billy Idol, Love and Rockets, Adam Ant, Echo & The Bunnymen, The Human League, and many more.

Presented by Goldenvoice, the creators of Coachella and Stagecoach, the festival will mark Siouxsie’s first performance in north America in 15 years. It will also be Love and Rockets’ first time performing together since 2008.

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Tickets will go on sale on Friday, January 27th at 12 p.m. PT via the festival’s website. Fans can register now for access to passes. Festivalgoers can also take advantage of several new pass options, including GA+ passes with dedicated entry lanes, quick merchandise access, and GA+ lounges, as well as VIP options. The Clubhouse at Brookside pass offers a luxurious festival experience, with access to a centrally located, air-conditioned area with panoramic views of the festival grounds, as well as exclusive access to upfront viewing areas at both stages.

View the full Cruel World Festival 2023 artist lineup below, and for more information and ticketing options, visit the festival website.

Full Lineup (ABC order):  

Adam Ant
Billy Idol
Boy Harsher
Echo & The Bunnymen
Ela Minus
Gang of Four
Gary Numan
Glass Spells
The Human League
Iggy Pop
Love and Rockets
Modern English
Molchat Doma
The Motels
The Soft Moon
The Vapors
Twin Tribes
Urban Heat

Click to view lineup.