Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Beastie Boys, Sheryl Crow, Santogold coming to CLT

Some marquee names are playing the intimate Amos' Southend this month, it was announced today.

The Beastie Boys, Sheryl Crow and Santogold will perform at the South End venue Oct. 27 as part of the Get Out and Vote tour.

The tour includes stops in swing states that are playing crucial roles in the upcoming election, including Ohio and Wisconsin.

Also on hand will be representatives from Rock the Vote, who will distribute information on local polling sites.

Tickets go on pre-sale Thursday at 10 a.m. via www.etix.com. (Password is VOTE for the pre-sale. No password is needed if you buy on Friday.)