Rock Legends The Cult Take the Stage at IP May 19

BILOXI, Miss.—Rock legends The Cult will bring their legendary hits to IP CASINO RESORT SPA’s Studio A on Friday, May 19.

Formed in 1983, The Cult is a British rock band started their rise to fame in the U.K. in the mid-1980’s as a post-punk and gothic band. The group introduced a hard rock sound as their career continued to evolve, and they achieved international success as their popularity spread to the United States. The Cult became well known for their hits “She Sells Sanctuary,” “Love Removal Machine” and “Fire Woman.” The band’s success continued throughout the 1990’s and 2000’s despite occasional hiatuses and changes in the group’s lineup.

Most recently in 2016, the band released the album “Hidden City.” The band’s lineup includes original members Ian Astbury and Billy Duffy, as well as Grant Fitzpatrick, Damon Fox and John Tempesta.

Showtime is 8 p.m. Doors open one hour prior to the show. Tickets start at $49 plus tax and convenience fees. Tickets are available online at and Tickets can also be purchased at the IP Box Office or at the Ticketmaster kiosk located on property. Guests may call Ticketmaster at (800) 653-8000. Advanced purchase tickets must be picked up at the Box Office on the day of the show starting at 1 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older to attend the show. No refunds or exchanges will be permitted.


Winner of the elite AAA Four Diamond award, the IP CASINO RESORT SPA is the Gulf Coast's premier entertainment resort destination. Towering 32 stories over the scenic Back Bay of Biloxi, the IP is home to more than 1,000 elegantly appointed hotel rooms and suites, live entertainment, award-winning restaurants, and a first-class spa. For further information, visit IP CASINO RESORT SPA is a property of Boyd Gaming. Headquartered in Las Vegas, Boyd Gaming is a leading diversified owner and operator of 24 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Boyd Gaming and IP press releases are available at