Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Funko 5 pack is shipping

The Funko 5 pack has started shipping, with people getting their confirmation emails today.

Robert involved with new Blink-182 album

Update: Song is out now,and despite the report of Robert Smith being involved with it, he doesn't sing on it. There's a clear Close to Me influence, but that's about it. Maybe Robert is doing the claps.😀

Interview with Andy Vella

‘We Didn’t Look Homogenized’: The Cure’s Go-To Cover Artist on the Creative Spark Behind the Band’s Most Enduring Album Sleeves

Andy Vella walked us through five of his most iconic designs for the band.

Tuesday, September 19, 2023

New UltraCure and UltraCure-VI next year

Special Edition Robert Smith Schecter Shellflower UltraCure guitar coming out next year. 

Graphic art by Bunny Lake Design. 

50 UltraCure, 25 UltraCure-VI.

Comes with signed COA.

$250 from the sale of each goes to World Cancer Research Fund.

Thanks to Michael at Schecter Guitars for the info & photos!

Sunday, September 17, 2023

The Cure play Riot Fest in Chicago tonight

Setlist: Alone, Pictures of You, High, Lovesong, And Nothing is Forever, Cold, Burn, Fascination Street, A Night Like This, Push, In Between Days, Just Like Heaven, At Night, Play for Today, A Forest, Shake Dog Shake, From the Edge of the Deep Green Sea, Endsong

Encore: Lullaby, The Walk, Friday I'm in Love, Close to Me, Why Can't I Be You?, Boys Don't Cry, 10:15 Saturday Night, Killing An Arab.

Riot Fest poster