Fresno Beehive

Win tickets to The Cult at The Big Fresno Fair

Joshua Tehee: 559-441-6479, @joshuatehee

English rock group The Cult play Friday, Oct. 7 at The Big Fresno Fair.
English rock group The Cult play Friday, Oct. 7 at The Big Fresno Fair. Special to The Bee

The Big Fresno Fair opens this week for a 12-day run of fried-food, odd-ball animal attractions, Fresno history and a live entertainment lineup that includes nightly shows at the Paul Paul Theatre.

The Beehive will be giving away tickets to the full run of shows, including a performance from The Cult, Friday, Oct. 7.

To enter to win tickets leave a comment on this story. Tell us why you love The Cult. You have until noon Thursday, Oct. 6 to enter. Winners will be chosen at random, notified via email or Facebook (be sure to check your message requests) and be able to pick the tickets up at The Fresno Bee office, 1626 E. Street in Fresno.

The Cult was on mainstream radio in the 1980s with goth-inspired rock songs like 1985’s “She Sells Sanctuary.” The band’s real break through was the1987 album “Electric,” which saw the English band collaborate with uber producer Rick Rubin. Singer Ian Astbury has also fronted several notable side projects including a group with Robby Krieger and Ray Manzarek of The Doors.

Joshua Tehee: 559-441-6479, @joshuatehee


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