What could possible be more romantic than seeing David Cross do standup? If your answer is "almost anything else on this Earth or beyond," you're probably right. But that doesn't mean we don't love the acerbic comedian a lot — I mean hey, we were watching Mr. Show before anyone else, just the same as you. We bought Cross' first Sub Pop CD, man (back when we bought CDs) and were pleasantly surprised by Mr. Show's recent resuscitation in spirit, if not name.
Anyway, as he announced the other night on the Daily Show, this is called his 'Making America Great Again' tour, and he brings it to the Royal Oak Music Theatre on Sunday, Feb. 14, with tickets $34.99 in advance, $40 day of show. See you there!
Tickets go on sale this Friday, January 8 at 10 a.m. Here is a handy link with which to purchase them.
Metro Times music editor Mike McGonigal has written about music since 1984, when he started the fanzine Chemical Imbalance at age sixteen with money saved from mowing lawns in Florida. He's since written for Spin, Pitchfork, the Village VOICE and Artforum. He's been a museum guard, a financial reporter, a bicycle...