Beastie Boys Announce Get Out and Vote ’08 Tour Dates

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Beastie Boys in ChicagoThe Beastie Boys just announced that they’re going out on tour to remind people to vote ahead of the election. This seems to be a common theme these days.

Beastie Boys have confirmed selected dates through the crucial swing states of the upcoming election. Joining the band in various markets will be Sheryl Crow, Ben Harper, Jack Johnson, Norah Jones, Crosby & Nash, Santogold, Tenacious D, and special guests, as well as representatives from the Rock The Vote, who will be on hand to distribute information on local polling sites, including early voting locations where available.

Get Out and Vote Tour Dates

Oct 28 Richmond, VA – Richmond Coliseum
Beastie Boys/Sheryl Crow/Jack Johnson/Norah Jones/Santogold

Nov 1 St. Paul, MN – Roy Wilkins Auditorium
Beastie Boys/Ben Harper/Tenacious D

Nov 2 Milwaukee, WI – U.S. Cellular Arena
Beastie Boys/Ben Harper/Crosby & Nash/Tenacious D

They plan on announcing more shows soon.

Update: more shows have been announced…

Oct 27
Charlotte, NC
Amos Southend
Beastie Boys / Sheryl Crow / Santogold

ON SALE
Thursday, October 16th
10a Local Venue Time

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Oct 29
Youngstown, OH
Chevorlet Center
Beastie Boys / Sheryl Crow / Ben Harper / Norah Jones

PRESALE
Thursday, October 16th
10a-10p Local Venue Time
Password: VOTE

ON SALE
Friday, October 17th
10a Local Venue Time

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Oct 30
Dayton, OH
Hara Arena
Beastie Boys / Sheryl Crow / Ben Harper

PRESALE
Thursday, October 16th
10a-10p Local Venue Time
Password: VOTE

ON SALE
Friday, October 17th
10a Local Venue Time

  • http://www.bigbankhank.com Stefan

    Better title than Diddy’s last encouragement to vote “Vote or die” :-)

  • http://www.bigbankhank.com Stefan

    Better title than Diddy’s last encouragement to vote “Vote or die” :-)