Metal Blade recording artists and That Metal Show hosts Jim Florentine and Don Jamieson will be hitting the road at the end of February. They’ll be performing their comedy routines on a short string of dates as the openers for the legendary Andrew Dice Clay. The tour begins February 26th at Comedy Zone in Charlotte, NC. The list of dates is below, along with links to each club’s website for more info and to order tickets.
Don Jamieson comments on the tour: “Me, Jim Florentine and Dice – The Sideburns, the Voice & the Living Legend. It’s the ultimate rock ‘n roll comedy show!”. Jim Florentine adds: “It’s an honor to be working with 2 of my friends on this short run of dates. Knowing the jokes we all do, the tour should be called ‘3 Slobs!'”
Jim Florentine released his latest standup CD/DVD, Cringe ‘n’ Purge, on October 25th, 2011 and debuted at #5 on theBillboard Comedy charts and #3 on the iTunes comedy charts! Florentine appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live! in 2011 to promote his part in the film A Little Help, starring The Office’s Jenna Fischer. Florentine is best known for his work on Comedy Central’s show Crank Yankers where he performed the voice of Special Ed, a mentally challenged teenager, and Bobby Fletcher, a despicable, alcoholic slob who is the older cousin of Ed.
Don Jamieson first ever live standup CD, Live & Hilarious, was released on April 26th, 2011. Jamieson started his career as one of the young and talented comedy minds at MTV helping to launch the careers of comics like Jon Stewart, Kevin James, Pauly Shore (sorry) and Tom Green. Amongst his many accomplishments, Jamieson won an Emmy for his work on HBO’s Inside the NFL.
Andrew Dice Clay, known as “The Undisputed Heavyweight Comedy King”, has been touring in the comedy circuit for over 30 years and is the only comedian ever to sell out Madison Square Garden two nights in a row. Most recently, he appeared as himself in a recurring role on the final season of HBO’s Entourage.
JIM FLORENTINE and DON JAMIESON
Tour w/ Andrew Dice Clay
02/26 Charlotte, NC Comedy Zone
02/27 Atlanta, GA The Punchline
02/28 Birmingham, AL Stardome
02/29 Nashville, TN Zanie’s Comedy Club
03/01 Louisville, KY Louisville Improv