What You'll Get
- $15 for one G-Pass to Toadies and Fuel (up to $29.50 value)
- When: Friday, August 14, at 8 p.m.
- Where: House of Blues San Diego
- General-admission standing
- Door time: 7 p.m.
- Click to view the venue layout
How G-Pass Works: Your G-Pass will be ready to print 48 hours after the deal ends. Print the G-Pass and use it to enter the venue directly; you won’t need to redeem at will call. Due to security restrictions, G-Passes cannot be redeemed through the mobile app. Discount reflects the merchant’s current ticket prices - price may differ on day of event.
- Song that put the band on the map: 1995’s “Possum Kingdom”
- Inspiration behind the song: the fight for the throne in a land ruled by marsupials
- Really?: Nah. It draws on folklore surrounding Possum Kingdom Lake in the band’s native Texas
- Album that featured the song: Rubberneck, their first full-length record
- Other hits from Rubberneck: “I Come From the Water,” “Mister Love,” “Away”
- Year they broke up: 2001
- How long their breakup lasted: five years
- Number of releases since their reunion: three, plus last year’s 20th anniversary re-release of Rubberneck with five new tracks
- Fuel is: any material burned to produce heat or power
- Fuel the band is: just like fuel (the fuel), but less likely to fit inside a gas tank
- How long Fuel’s been crafting combustible riffs and impassioned lyrics: since 1985
- When they achieved mainstream success: in 1998 with their major-label debut, Sunburn
- Platinum-selling hits that represent the band’s special blend of melody and muscle: “Shimmer,” “Bad Day,” “Hemorrhage (In My Hands)”
- Good news for longtime Fuelies: original lead singer Brett Scallions is back behind the mic
- What else is new with Fuel: the 2014 album Puppet Strings, anchored by the singles “Soul to Preach To” and “Yeah!”
The Fine Print
Promotional value expires Aug 15, 2015. Limit 8 per person. Refundable only on day of purchase. Merchant reserves the right to substitute closer seat assignment. For ADA accommodations, call box office immediately after purchase - availability is limited. Holder assumes all risk in connection with the event and releases Groupon and its affiliates, Ticketmaster, the venue and their affiliates from any related claims. Not redeemable on mobile app. Ticket value includes all fees. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.