Morrissey, Cardi B., Join Ronnie Spector and SWMRS at Tropicália Fest




Morrissey will play Tropicália Fest - Photo by Melissa Godoy
Morrissey will play Tropicália Fest - Photo by Melissa Godoy

By JOHN DALY

Morrissey and Cardi B. headline the 2018 Tropicália Music and Taco Festival at the Queen Mary Events Park in Long Beach on Saturday, Nov. 3 and Sunday, Nov. 4.

This year’s event boasts a diverse lineup that caters to a range of musical palettes, from 1960s pop with Ronnie Spector and The Ronettes, to the most crowd-surfable alternative music with bands like Surf Curse and Jurassic Shark.

Surf Curse performs at The Smell's 20th anniversary last year - Photo © 2017 Donna Balancia
Surf Curse performs at The Smell’s 20th anniversary last year – Photo © 2017 Donna Balancia

Kali Uchis, Chicano Batman, Return to Tropicália

Ultra popular Kali Uchis, LA sweethearts Chicano Batman, and vogue-ish favorites Sadgirl who all graced the Tropicália Fest stage last year, make their return.

The event gets a boost this year with first-timers Spector, SWMRS, Mac Demarco, Mazzy Star, Natalia Lafourcade, BadBadNotGood and others.

Jurassic Shark to play Tropicalia - Photo © 2017 Donna Balancia
Jurassic Shark – Photo © 2017 Donna Balancia

Passes to Tropicália Fest

Passes go on sale Friday, Aug. 10 at 10 AM with prices starting at $99. For more information go to TropicaliaFest.com or the Facebook page for the event.