C3 Announces Darker Waves Festival 


After wrapping up another successful edition of Bonnaroo over the weekend, C3 Presents has announced details for the inaugural Darker Waves Festival. Packed with legendary New Wave bands, the fest takes place in Huntington Beach, California, and is headlined by New Order and Tears For Fears.

Darker Waves Festival will feature more than 30 band across three stages including The B-52’s, Echo and the Bunnymen, Soft Cell, Devo, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark, The Psychedelic Furs, The Cardigans, X, Violent Femmes, Molchat Doma, The English Beat, She Wants Revenge and more.

A presale starts Friday, June 23 at 10 a.m. PT. Fans can sign up now to receive an access code via the festival SMS list at DarkerWavesFest.com. Any remaining tickets will go on sale to the general public June 23 at 2 p.m.  

General admission tickets start at $199. Other options include GA+, VIP and Ultimate VIP, with layaway payment plans starting at $19.99 down. Hotel and ticket packages are also available. 

Visit https://www.darkerwavesfest.com/ for more information.