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".. and so, Caligula Blushed!"

Dedicated to the notion that fans of the Smiths and Morrissey want to hear some of the greatest music ever written in a true live concert setting, Caligula Blushed delivers an authentic rendition of Smiths/Morrissey songs, with each performance based on an impeccable set list.  

Quinn’s spot-on Moz mannerisms and vocals, paired with the band's top flight musicians, render each Caligula Blushed performance a visceral live experience for all Smiths and Morrissey fans!

Vocals - Quinn 
Guitar - Craig Gildner
Bass/Backing Vox - Stephen Brusca
Drums - Steven Snyder

Caligula Blushed, as always, delivered a stellar performance. Fans sang along to every song. They tossed roses onto the stage, and reached out for just a touch from the hand of the man they came to see.”

These Subtle Sounds

The Smiths: The Day I Was There

They [The Smyths] and we are the only two (tribute acts) that saw The Smiths. I saw them twice in '85, on the Meat Is Murder tour, at a theatre in DC which to this day is the greatest live show I've ever seen ...”

Christopher Quinn

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PAST SHOWS

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2024

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey)   
Fri, Feb 12 @ 8:00PM     
The Newtown Theatre | Newtown, PA

The Smiths + The Killers Tribute Show: Caligula Blushed w/Brightside 
Sat, Jan 6 @ 8:00PM 
Union Stage | Washington, DC

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey)
Fri, Jan 5 @ 8:00PM   
The Canal Club | Richmond, VA

2023

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey) 
Fri, Dec 15 @ 8:00PM 
Pro Re Nata | Crozet, VA 

The Smiths + the Cure at XL Live: Caligula Blushed w/the Gathering Gloom
Fri, Dec 8 @8PM
XL Live | Harrisburg, PA

The Smiths + the Killers at Debonair: Caligula Blushed w/Brightside
Fri, Sep 30 @8PM
Debonair Music Hall | Teaneck, NJ

Strangelove - The Depeche Mode Experience with Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey   
Fri, Dec 1 @ 8:00PM  
Tellus360 | Lancaster, PA

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey) 
Fri, Oct 27 @7:00PM  
Carlisle Theatre | Carlisle, PA

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey) 
Sun, Oct 22 @7:00PM  
Atlas Brew Works, DC | Washington, DC

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey)    
Sat, Oct 21@ 7:30PM     
The Milton Theatre | Milton, DE

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey) 
Sat, Sept 16 @9:00PM  
Hank Dietle's | Rockville, MD

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey) w/Disentigration (Cure)    
Sat, Aug 5@ 8:00PM     
Photo City Music Hall | Rochester, NY 

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey)    
Fri, Aug 4@ 8:00PM     
Sherman Theater Showcase | Stroudsburg, PA 

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey) w/Dead Letter Office (REM)   
Fri, July 21@ 8:00PM    
The Thunderbird Music Hall & Cafe | Pittsburgh, PA

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey) w/Dead Letter Officers (REM) 
Sat, July 15 @ 8:00PM   
The Canal Club | Richmond, VA  

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey) w/Pretty Crimes 
Sat, June 30 @ 9:00PM    
The Pour House Music Hall and Record Store | Raleigh, NC 

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey)  
Fri, June 2 @ 9:00PM  
The Cutting Room NYC | New York, NY 

Strangelove - The Depeche Mode Experience with Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey    
Fri, May 12 @ 8:00PM   
Tally Ho Theater | Leesburg, VA 

The Smiths + The Cure Tribute Show: Caligula Blushed w/the Gathering Gloom   
Sat, April 29 @ 8:00PM   
The Recher | Towson, MD 

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey) 
Sat, Mar 11 @ 8:00PM 
Pro Re Nata | Crozet, VA 

SOLD OUT! The Smiths + The Cure Tribute Show: Caligula Blushed w/the Gathering Gloom   
Fri, Feb 24 @ 8:00PM     
The Newtown Theatre | Newtown, PA 

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey) 
Fri, Feb 17 @9:00PM 
Hank Dietle's | Rockville, MD 

The Smiths + The Cure Tribute Show: Caligula Blushed w/the Gathering Gloom  
Fri, Jan 27 @ 8:00PM    
Mauch Chunk Opera House | Jim Thorpe, PA 

Strangelove - The Depeche Mode Experience with Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey   
Sun, Jan 22 @ 8:00PM  
Tellus360 | Lancaster, PA  

Strangelove - The Depeche Mode Experience with Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey   
Sat, Jan 21 @ 8:00PM  
Tally Ho Theater | Leesburg, VA 

2022

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey) w/Dead Letter Office (REM)  
Sat, Dec 17 @ 9:00PM   
The Pour House Music Hall and Record Store | Raleigh, NC  

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey) w/Dead Letter Office (REM)  
Fri, Dec 16 @ 8:00PM   
Amos' Southend | Charlotte, NC  

The Smiths + The Cure Tribute Show: Caligula Blushed w/the Gathering Gloom  
Fri, Dec 9 @ 8:00PM  
The Canal Club | Richmond, VA 

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey)
Sat, Dec 3 @ 8:00PM
Pro Re Nata | Crozet, VA 

The Smiths + The Cure Tribute Show: Caligula Blushed w/the Gathering Gloom 
Sat, Mar 12 @ 8:00PM  
The Recher | Towson, MD 

The Smiths + The Cure Tribute Show: Caligula Blushed w/the Gathering Gloom 
Sat, Mar 12 @ 8:00PM 
The Englewood | Hershey, PA  cThe Smiths + the Cure at Debonair: Caligula Blushed w/the Gathering Gloom
Fri, Sep 30 @8PM
Debonair Music Hall | Teaneck, NJ  

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey) at Trifecta Food Truck & Music Festival
Sat, Sep 24
Trifecta Food Truck & Music Festival (Timonium Fairgrounds) | Timonium, MD  (post-show

Caligula Blushed: Panic on the Pike!
Fri, Aug 5 @9:00PM
Hank Dietle's | Rockville, MD  

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey) w/Dead Letter Office (REM) 
Fri, July 16 @ 8:00PM  
Elevation 27 | Virginia Beach, VA 

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey) w/Dead Letter Office (REM) 
Fri, July 15 @ 8:00PM 
The Canal Club | Richmond, VA  

Strangelove - The Depeche Mode Experience with Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey  
Sat, June 25 @ 8:00PM 
Tally Ho Theater | Leesburg, VA 

The Smiths + The Cure Tribute Show: Caligula Blushed w/the Gathering Gloom 
Fri, June 24 @ 8:00PM 
Union Stage | Washington, DC 

Strangelove - The Depeche Mode Experience with Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey 
Sat, Mar 19 @ 7:00PM  
Debonair Music Hall | Teaneck, NJ 

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey) QXT's Hangover Party
Sat, Mar 18 @ 10:00PM 
QXT's | Newark, NJ 

The Smiths + The Cure Tribute Show: Caligula Blushed w/the Gathering Gloom
Sat, Mar 12 @ 8:00PM
The Englewood | Hershey, PA  

The Smiths + The Cure: Caligula Blushed w/the Gathering Gloom
Fri, Feb 4 @ 8:30PM
The Canal Club | Richmond, VA 

Hank Dietle's - Panic on the Pike!
Fri, Jan 21 @ 9:00PM
Hank Dietle's Tavern | Rockville, MD 

Caligula Blushed (Smiths/Morrissey) w/Dead Letter Office (REM) 
Fri, Jan 7 @ 8:00PM
Bright Box Theater | Winchester, VA 

2021

80s at the 8 Music Festival
Sat, Dec 4 @ 9:30PM
The Birmingham 8 | Birmingham, MI  (post-show

Caligula Blushed at Jammin' Java
Wed, Nov 24 @ 8:00PM
Jammin' Java | Vienna, VA  (post-show)

Caligula Blushed at Anthology w/Dead Letter Office (REM) 
Fri, Nov 5 @ 8:00PM 
Anthology | Rochester, NY  (post-show)

Caligula Blushed at the State Theatre
Fri, Aug 20 @ 7:00PM
The State Theatre | Falls Church, VA  (post-show)

Caligula Blushed at Baltimore Soundstage! w/Dead Letter Office (REM) 
Fri, Aug 13 @ 8:00PM
Baltimore Soundstage | Baltimore, MD  (post-show)

Caligula Blushed at Jammin' Java: 20th Anniversary Outdoor Concert Series
Thu, Aug 5 @ 7:00PM
Jammin' Java | Vienna, VA  (post-show)

Caligula Blushed at Phantom Power w/The April Skies
Sat, Jun 22 @ 8:00PM 
Phantom Power | Millersville, PA  (post-show)

Caligula Blushed at The Queen 
Sat, Jun 5 @ 8:00PM 
The Queen | Wilmington, DE  (post-show)

Caligula Blushed at Mauch Chunk Opera House 
Fri, Jun 4 @ 8:00PM 
Mauch Chunk Opera House | Jim Thorpe, PA  (post-show

Caligula Blushed Returns to the State Theatre
Fri, May 21 @ 7:30PM
The State Theatre | Falls Church, VA  (post-show)

Rams Head On Stage Presents Caligula Blushed - Tribute to the Smiths & Morrissey
Thu, Apr 29 @ 8PM
Rams Head On Stage | Annapolis, MD  (post-show)

Caligula Blushed at Phantom Power
Sat, Feb 27 @ 7:30PM
Phantom Power | Millersville, PA  (post-show)

Caligula Blushed - Livestream Benefitting Ottobar
Sat, Jan 30 @ 8PM  (post-show)

Another Song & A Slice (Indoors & Distanced): Caligula Blushed
Sat, Jan 23 @ 8PM
Jammin' Java | Vienna, VA  (post-show)

2020  

Caligula Blushed: A Tribute to the Smiths & Morrissey - CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS
 Sat, Dec 26 @ 7PM
Phantom Power l Millersville, PA

A Song & A Slice (Indoors & Distanced): Caligula Blushed
Fri, Dec 4 @ 8PM
Jammin' Java | Vienna, VA  (post-show)

Caligula Blushed: A Tribute to the Smiths & Morrissey
Sat, Nov 28 @ 6PM
The State Theatre | Falls Church, VA  (post-show)

Dead Letter Office (R.E.M. Tribute) with Caligula Blushed: Smiths/Morrissey Tribute
Fri, Oct 9 @ 8PM
Tally Ho | Leesburg, VA  (post-show)

Caligula Blushed: A Visceral Live Smiths Experience
Wed, Oct 7 @ 7PM
The State Theatre | Falls Church, VA  (post-show)

Caligula Blushed: Morrissey & Smiths Tribute
Fri, Aug 21 @ 7:30PM
The State Theatre | Falls Church, VA  (post-show)

Caligula Blushed at 80’s Con - CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS 
Fri, Aug 14-16
Hyatt Regency l Morristown, NJ

Dead Letter Office (R.E.M. Tribute) with Caligula Blushed - CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS
Sat, Jul 18
Neighborhood Theatre l Charlotte, NC

Caligula Blushed with Disorder - CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS
Sat, Apr 4
The Ottobar l Baltimore, MD

Live! New Wave Tribute Night: Caligula Blushed, Disorder, Singles Going Steady 
Sat, Jan 25 @ 8:00PM
Rock & Roll Hotel  (closed| Washington, DC  (post-show)

2019 

Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey  
Sat, Dec 21 @ 8:00PM
Tellus360 | Lancaster, PA   (post-show)

Caligula Blushed: A Visceral Live Smiths Experience  
Fri, Oct 11 @ 8:00PM
Public Bar Live | Washington, DC  (post-show)

Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey with Lower Wolves (R.E.M. Tribute)  
Sat, Oct 5 @ 9:00PM  
The Ottobar | Baltimore, MD  (post-show

Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey & There, There: A Tribute to Radiohead  
Sat, Aug 31 @ 7:30PM  
The Queen | Wilmington, DE  (post-show

Strangelove - The Depeche Mode Experience with Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey 
Sat, Aug 17 @ 8:00PM  
The Fillmore | Silver Spring, MD  (post-show)

Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey at The State Theatre 
Fri, Aug 2 @ 8:00PM 
The State Theatre | Falls Church, VA   (post-show)

Strangelove - The Depeche Mode Experience with Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey 
Fri, Feb 22 @ 9:00PM 
The Queen | Wilmington, DE   (post-show)

Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey with Disorder - A Tribute to Joy Division  
Sat, Jan 12 @ 9:00PM 
The Ottobar | Baltimore, MD   (post-show)

2018 

Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey and N.E.W. Athens (R.E.M. Tribute) Return to Tally Ho  
Fri, Nov 9 @ 8:00PM 
Tally Ho | Leesburg, VA   (post-show

Caligula Blushed - A Visceral Live Smiths/Morrissey Experience at Ottobar  
Sat, Sep 22 @ 8:00PM 
The Ottobar | Baltimore, MD  (post-show

Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey and N.E.W. Athens (R.E.M. Tribute) at Tally Ho  
Sat, Aug 11 @ 8:30PM 
Tally Ho | Leesburg, VA 

Strangelove - The Depeche Mode Experience with Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey 
Sat, Aug 4 @ 8:00PM 
The Fillmore | Silver Spring, MD 

Strangelove - The Depeche Mode Experience with Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey 
Fri, Aug 3 @ 8:00PM 
Theatre of The Living Arts | Philadelphia, PA 

Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey at Tellus360  
Fri, Jun 1 @ 7:00PM 
Tellus360 | Lancaster, PA   (post-show

N.E.W. Athens (R.E.M. Tribute) with Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey 
Sat, May 19 @ 8:30PM 
Villain & Saint (closed| Bethesda, MD 

Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey 
Sun, Mar 31 @ 9:00PM 
Private Party | Arlington, VA  (post-show)

Caligula Blushed: Tribute to The Smiths & Morrissey 
Sat, Mar 3 @ 9:00PM 
Finnegan's Wake | Rockville, MD   (post-show)

EPK

CALIGULA BLUSHED delivers a virtual experience of the Smiths/Morrissey concerts that allows listeners to re-imagine several key points in the bands' careers. You'll find recreations of the music, stage antics, costume changes and projection visuals are all there reflecting the Smiths and Morrissey's multi-million album selling success.

caligula-blushed-EPK.pdf

 

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