New today out of Hollywood, California that Michael McKean (David St. Hubbins), Christopher Guest (Nigel Tufnel) and Harry Shearer(Derek Smalls) who were the actors who portrayed the faux heavy metal rock band in the 1984 mockumentary “This is Spinal Tap” are going out on the road. Tickets go on sale Friday for the 30-city tour, which begins April 17 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The tour is being called the “Unwigged and Unplugged” tour. There was a reunion tour in 1992 that launched the Break the wind CD release. On a serious not the guitar work on that CD was done by Slash, Joe Satriani and Jeff Beck. In 2001, the band “reunited” for the nine-city “Back from the Dead Tour”. There was no talk of a new record or if the band will play a show at Stonehenge. The band has been famous for rock stars and had a cult following for years. There lines of “turn it up to eleven” and the black album are classics and will live in rock and roll history forever.
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