Morrissey, Blondie and Bauhaus to headline Cruel World 2022 festival

The line-up for the rescheduled festival has been unveiled

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The line-up for the rescheduled Cruel World festival in 2022 has been unveiled.

Morrissey, Blondie and Bauhaus will lead the line-up alongside Devo, Echo & The Bunnymen, The Psychedelic Furs, Violent Femmes, Public Image Ltd and more. You can see the full list of names below.

From the company behind Coachella, the first edition of the festival was meant to take place in 2020 but was postponed due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.


The event has also changed locations: instead of the Grounds at Dignity Health Sports Park in Los Angeles, the festival will take place at Brookside Golf Club in Pasadena.

The event’s new date is May 14, 2022 and tickets for the event goes on sale this Friday, June 6 here.

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Originally published on NME

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