Smashing Pumpkins Announced as 2010 SSMF Headliner

It gives us great pleasure to announce that SMASHING PUMPKINS will be headlining this years Sunset Strip Music Festival. On the heels of last years first ever street closure with Ozzy Osbourne, Pepper, Shwayze, The Donnas, LMFAO (to name a few) and 10, 000 of our closest friends – 2010 is going to be HUGE!! To celebrate our local blog readers, facebook fans, and twitter friends – there will be a limited number of GA street fest tickets for sale at $35 each starting now just for you. Advance tickets can be found – here.

ALL tickets (Street Fest GA – $49.50, Street Fest VIP – $100, and 3-Day VIP – $250) will go on sale this Thursday, June 17 at 10 am through Ticketmaster and SSMF.com. A portion of every ticket sold to benefit Los Angeles Youth Network.

Smashing Pumpkins are best known for songs such as “1979,” “Today,” and “Bullet With Butterfly Wings.” This summer, the band is embarking on an intimate 12 city tour, from Ohio to Osaka for the first time since 2008. The Sunset Strip Music Festival marks the only West Coast appearance.