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Events / Music

The Tubes

March 24
9:00 PM
The Rose

Event Overview

The Tubes are a San Francisco-based rock band whose 1975 debut album included the hit single "White Punks on Dope." During its first fifteen years or so, the band's live performances combined quasi-pornography with wild satires of media, consumerism, and politics.They are also remembered for their 1983 single "She's a Beauty," a top 10 U.S. hit with a frequently-played music video in the early days of MTV; and in the 1980 film Xanadu singing the rock portion of the cross-genre song "Dancin'" opposite a big band.

Event Overview

The Tubes are a San Francisco-based rock band whose 1975 debut album included the hit single "White Punks on Dope." During its first fifteen years or so, the band's live performances combined quasi-pornography with wild satires of media, consumerism, and politics.They are also remembered for their 1983 single "She's a Beauty," a top 10 U.S. hit with a frequently-played music video in the early days of MTV; and in the 1980 film Xanadu singing the rock portion of the cross-genre song "Dancin'" opposite a big band.