Update: Das Konzert ist nach dem Livestream weiterhin als Video erhältlich.
Exclusive to Vivid LIVE, alternative British rock legends The Cure will bring their magisterial, slow-burn masterpiece Disintegration to the Opera House Concert Hall for five shows to mark the 30th anniversary of their career-defining epic. This is the world premiere of these 30th anniversary performances, and their only Australian engagement.
The Cure will perform Disintegration in full on 30 May 2019. The concert will commence at:
8pm AEST – Sydney, Melbourne
11am BST – London, Dublin, Lisbon
6am EDT – New York
3am PDT – Los Angeles
The live stream will be directed by British filmmaker Nick Wickham, a close collaborator of The Cure’s who is known for his work with Iggy Pop, Joe Cocker, Annie Lennox and Madonna. The stream will be available to view on-demand for a period of time after this date.
„Today marks 30 years since the release of the disintegration album – and we are very pleased to announce to Cure fans around the world that we will be global live streaming our final performance from the Sydney Opera House on 30th May, where we will be playing the album in its entirety – plus extras! – at Vivid LIVE. We look forward to celebrating the anniversary of this special album with you all…
…And remember: this album was mixed to be played loud… so turn it up!“
— Robert Smith, 2 May 2019.
B-Sides and Demos
Fear of Ghosts
Out of Mind
Pictures of You
Prayers for Rain
The Same Deep Water as You
Three Imaginary Boys
Pirate Ships (Wendy Waldman cover)