July 16--Tickets are on sale for a concert by the Smithereens this fall at Husky Stadium.
The concert date -- Sept. 13 -- coincides with the St. Cloud State University football game against Wayne State University. Tickets can be purchased for the game and concert ($20) or just the concert ($15). All seating is general admission. The concert starts at 7 p.m.
From New Jersey, the Smithereens made its live debut in 1980, according to its website. Among its best-known hits are "Blood and Roses" and "A Girl Like You." In August, the band is scheduled to embark on a Rock of The '80s tour with the Romantics ("What I Like About You"), Marshall Crenshaw ( "Someday, Someway") and Tommy Tutone ("867-5309/Jenny"). The Smithereens' album, "Covers," features covers of songs by the Clash, the Beach Boys, the Kinks, Billie Holiday and the Beatles.
Buy tickets at scsutickets.com or by calling 308-2137 or 1-877-SCSUTIX.
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