Tenacious D Announce Tour Of U.S. Swing States
Tenacious D have announced an autumn tour of the United States, focusing on swing states in the run-up to the Presidential Election.
Dubbed the Purple Nurple Tour because it’s “twisting hard to the left”, Jack Black and Kyle Gass will play 10 shows across America, promoting voter registration and “civic action”.
“The D are very excited to announce The Purple Nurple Tour… twisting hard to the Left!,” say the band in a statement posted on social media.
“JB & KG will be hitting swing states across the country, with special stops in NYC and DC, and partnering with 46 for 46 to promote voter registration and overall civic action through music.
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“Four in 10 Americans who were eligible to vote did not do so in 2016. Let’s change that and make all of our voices heard this November! But first, let’s get out there and ROCK!”
Tenacious D U.S. tour 2020
25 Adler Theatre, Davenport, Iowa
26 The Sylvee, Madison, Wisconsin
27 Kalamazoo State Theatre, Kalamazoo, Michigan
29 Taft Theatre, Cincinnati, Ohio
01 Wilson Center, Wilmington, North Carolina
02 Moran Theater, Jacksonville, Florida
04 Merriweather Post Pavilion, Washington, D.C.
05 Dominion Energy Center, Richmond, Virginia
07 The Met, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
09 Radio City Music Hall, New York City, New York
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