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BRIEF: Psychedelic Furs, The Lemonheads coming to El Paso

June 26, 2014

By Margaret Gallardo, El Paso Times, Texas

June 26--The Psychedelic Furs, with special guest The Lemonheads, are coming to El Paso.

The popular alternative rock bands will take the stage at the Plaza Theatre at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 6, El Paso Live organizers announced Wednesday.

Tickets, which will cost $28 and $40, will go on sale at 3 p.m. Friday. They will be available at the Plaza Theatre Box Office Downtown, all Ticketmaster outlets, by phone at 800-745-3000 or online at

Led by frontman and songwriter Richard Butler, The Psychedelic Furs are considered one of the most dominating alternative rock artists in today's music world, combining poetic lyrics, innovative rhythms and melodies driven by an aggressive, punk sound. The band has released seven albums that feature such hits as "Love My Way," "Pretty in Pink," "Heaven," "The Ghost In You" and "Heartbreak Beat."

The Lemonheads, behind founder Evan Griffith Dando, are still praised for their album, "Laughing All the Way to the Cleaners."

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Margaret Gallardo is entertainment editor for the El Paso Times. She may be reached at 546-6166.


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