The Cure live rating based on critic concert reviews.
ON TOUR

The Cure

227
critic concert reviews
rock

How Good Are They LIVE?

Live Rating  

84
%
Based on 
227
critic concert
reviews
LAST 12 MONTHS RATING  
74
%
Based on 
28
critic concert
reviews

Real Live Certified  

Real Live Certified badge for artists with consistent, high quality live performances and broad critical acclaim.

Critic Consensus

The Cure is 'Real Live Certified' and is in the top 5% of all live performers. Based on 227 concert reviews, the critic consensus is that The Cure is rated as an excellent live performer. The Cure concert reviews describe live shows and performances as extraordinary, retrospective, consistent, thunderous, melodic, astonishing, and whimsical.

ON TOUR

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Latest release

Join The Dots: B-Sides & Rarities 1978>2001 The Fiction Years (May 30, 2023)

artist info

GENRE
rock
ORIGIN
Crawley, United Kingdom (1977 - present)
BIO
The Cure are a rock band which formed in 1976 in Crawley, England, United Kingdom.
HAS PERFORMED with
The Twilight Sad

CRITIC concert REVIEWS

Louder Than War (UK)

December 5, 2023
%
The Cure, Blur, Pet Shop Boys : Primavera Sound Buenos Aires : Nov 2023

Chicago Concert Reviews (USA)

September 17, 2023
%
“Just Like Heaven” when gothic gods The Cure wrap Riot Fest alongside The Dresden Dolls, AFI

MAGNET Magazine (USA)

July 4, 2023
%
Robert Smith is living his best life—and what a joy it is to just be along for the ride! Over the course of the Cure’s 29-song set at the Wells Fargo Center, Smith danced, laughed, grinned and played to the sold-out crowd with a welcome mirth.

Miami New Times (USA)

July 3, 2023
%
The Cure Wrap Up Tour With Marathon Set in Miami

Tampa Bay Times (USA)

June 30, 2023
%
The English rockers’ Thursday concert at Amalie Arena was worth the 15-year wait.

Atlanta Journal-Constitution (USA)

June 28, 2023
%
The Cure gives the fans a bang for their buck

That Music Magazine (USA)

June 27, 2023
%
Grey Clouds Set Tone For Triumphant Return of The Cure

Past critic reviews published in

Parklife DC (USA), The Boston Globe (USA), Live in Limbo (Canada), Daily Tribune (USA), Detroit Free Press (USA) and more

IMAGE CREDIT

Bill Ebbesen [CC BY-SA 3.0] via Wikimedia Commons