Today's nostalgic 1980s double bill brings Echo and the Bunnymen and Violent Femmes to Meadow Brook in July

by

comment
vfeatbsquare.png

Today we are informed that Echo and the Bunnymen and Violent Femmes will perform on July 18 at the Meadow Brook Ampitheatre. Tickets will be $69.50, $47.50 and $35 in the pavilion and $25 on the lawn. They go on sale this Friday, April 7 at 10 a.m. at Palacenet.com, the Palace's physical ticket store, and of course at all Ticketmaster locations.


While the 1980s revival was a decade ago at least, it's hard to knock Echo and the Bunnymen, whose Crocodiles album was genius start to finish, or the Violent Femmes, because cute young people with partially shaved heads and upside down cross earrings always liked them (also that "Gone Daddy Gone" video is still one of the best things we ever saw on MTV when we were kids).




Tags

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Detroit Metro Times. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Detroit Metro Times, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at letters@metrotimes.com.

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Detroit Metro Times Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Metro Times Press Club for as little as $5 a month.