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  1. Capitol Theatre welcomes The Tubes and John WaiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Making their Clearwater debut, The Tubes featuring Fee Waybill with special guest John Waite will take the stage Friday, June 3, 8 p.m., at the historic Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St. The Tubes have always managed to expose, enlighten and entertain audiences worldwide by combining art with trash, comedy with tragedy and innovative rock theater with consummate musicianship. Featuring front man and original member Fee Waybill, the band is one of the most exciting, in-your-face, tight-knit group of musicians who epitomize the hilarity of popular American culture by making it into the ultimate rock and roll extravaganza.


  2. Todd Rundgren and The Tubes coming to NJPACRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 |

    Todd Rundgren and The Tubes featuring Fee Waybill will share a double bill at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark on Friday, May 27th at 8:00. Rundgren is a singer/songwriter/musician/ producer who has had both significant commercial success as well as earned a substantial cult following over the years since first appearing on the music scene in the late '60s.


  3. The Tubes, Irene's musical comedy, saloon art, and Lawrence FerlinghettiRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 30 | Marina Times

    If you join me there sometime you may meet a Deadhead, a city supervisor, or the flame-haired vocalist for the San Francisco-based, post-hippie, rock 'n' roll band, The Tubes. That would be North Beach resident Re McCloud, a former Playboy and Penthouse model who sang with The Tubes for eight years under the name Re Styles.


  4. Earthquake's Father's Day Celebration and More Coming Up This Year at NJPACRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 |

    New Jersey Performing Arts Center located at 1 Center Street in Newark, New Jersey, announces some new shows -- see Classic Rock Legend Todd Rundgren performing with The Tubes Ft. Free Waybill on Friday May 27, 2016 8PM and back by popular demand its Comedian & WBLS Radio Host EARTHQUAKE and the annual Father's Day Celebration Sunday, June 21, 2016 6PM.


  5. Screw The Man Cave, Divorce Is An Opportunity To Have Your Very Own BatcaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | The Huffington Post

    ... my office walls hung framed album covers of my favorite bands: Springsteen, The Police, Eagles, and just for fun, The Tubes' Remote Control album, one of my favorite album covers of all time. I laid pool tile on my bathroom floors because I thought ...


  6. In the mix: A blend of South Bay entertainmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... Ave., Dec. 10 at 8 p.m. The quintet, featuring current and former members of bands like the Greg Kihn Band, The Tubes and the Sammy Hagar Band, performs holiday classics in classic rock style. In a new twist on holiday lights, sit back and enjoy a ...


  7. TPAC offers back-to-back rock concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    December People, from left, Gary Pihl, of Boston; David Lauser, of the Sammy Hagar Band; David Medd, of The Tubes; Robert Berry, of the Greg Kihn Band; and Jack Foster, international solo artist, will for a second year in a row present "A Classic Rock Concert," which will be staged at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Topeka Performing Arts Center, 214 S.E. 8th. Louisiana-born and -raised Christian praise and worship singer-songwriter Lauren Daigle will open a concert by Casting Crowns at 7 p.m. Friday at the Topeka Performing Arts Center, 214 S.E. 8th.


  8. Music Legends Unite! The Rock Pack Feat. Mickey Thomas, Bobby...Read the original story

    Sep 29, 2015 | Mi2n

    ... Kimball original lead singer of TOTO, Steve Walsh formerly of KANSAS, Robin Zander of CHEAP TRICK, Fee Waybill of THE TUBES, and John Payne formerly of ASIA. This stunning show features the classic hit songs sung by the original singers; Dust in the ...


  9. The TubesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | KKIQ-FM Pleasanton

    October 2nd 8:00pm Bankhead Theater, Livermore With their extravagant antics and wild costumes, The Tubes rode into fame on the leading edge of the 1970s punk rock movement with such chart-topping hits as "White Punks on Dope" and "She's a Beauty."


  10. Concert review: UB40 kicks off new CityFolk in laidback reggae styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 |

    From- Tuominen- Liisa -ott- To- Photo -ott- Subject- city Sent- Wednesday- September 16- 2015 10-19 PM UB40 performed at the opening night of CityFolk on Sept. 16. Ottawa Citizen Photo Email UB40 at CityFolk A fraction of UB40 and a somewhat tamer version of the Tubes regurgitated the sounds of the 1980s as they kicked off the inaugural edition of CityFolk at Lansdowne Park on Wednesday.


  11. Live From Birmingham: The Tubes, Youngblood Brass Band, Bill Bailey and DeerhoofRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 | All About Jazz

    The Tubes The Robin R&B Club August 13, 2015 The Tubes are touring to celebrate four decades of existence. Always something of a cultish alternative, and quite possibly bringing the punters out in droves due to a certain nostalgic curiosity, this Bilston show was the last night of their UK leg, and the atmosphere was suitably charged.


  12. Fringe Music: The TubesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    The Tubes and the Fringe are two phenomena that were made for each other. Currently celebrating their fortieth year, the San Franciscan band is rock 'n' roll theatre incarnate, a spunky, funky, tighter than tight circus burlesque with frontman, Fee Waybill the ultimate ringmaster-cum-court jester.


  13. REVIEW: The Tubes, The Brook, SouthamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2015 | Hampshire Chronicle

    THE old saying "time files when you're having fun" has never been so relevant, as it was at The Brook. No sooner had The Tubes walked on stage, launching into "Overture" it felt like only minutes before they were walking off to massive applause from the sold-out crowd.


  14. Theatrical satirists The Tubes coming to the Bristol FleeceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | This Is Bristol

    The Tubes, the San Francisco-based rock band whose 1975 debut album included the controversial rock anthem White Punks On Dope, celebrate their 40th anniversary at the Fleece next week. The band's over-the-top theatrical visual live performances are known to millions of rock fans around the world for their combined quasi-pornography with outrageous satires of media, consumerism and politics, epitomised by lead singer Fee Waybill's deranged on-stage characters, such as the larger-than-life fictitious platform-booted, drugged-out British glam rock star Quay Lewd.


  15. Arts NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... in Douglas Street with the exception of Barbara Dickson & Nick Holland who will appear in Milngavie Town Hall. The Tubes, the San Francisco-based rock band whose 1975 debut album included the controversial rock anthem White Punks on Dope, include ...


  16. Vers. 2.0 MNN Ch. 1 Broadcast On Public Access TV Jon Hammond...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | SFGate

    Published July 24, 2015 Usage Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 Topics Broadcasting, Public Access, Cable Access, MCTV, Manhattan Neighborhood network, #HammondOrgan Dave Van Ronk, Michael Brecker #MichaelBrecker #BarryFinnerty #musikmesse Alan Pasqua The Tubes - Band Tonight in Bremen Germany ladies and gentlemen! - Coffee Time with The Tubes' Rick Anderson and Prairie Prince - Jon Hammond L to R Rick Andrson, Jon Hammond, Prairie Prince Wiki: The Tubes is a San Francisco-based rock band whose 1975 debut album included the hit single "White Punks on Dope".