Bobby Bones Entertains Sold-Out Crowd During Nashville Wild West Comedy Festival
April 24, 2017
Nashville, TN – April 24, 2017 – Bobby Bones, host of iHeartMedia’s The Bobby Bones Show, had the sold-out crowd roaring with laughter in Nashville, TN on Saturday night (4/22) during his “FUNNY & ALONE STAND UP COMEDY TOUR Presented By WSIX” at TPAC’s James K. Polk Theater. With tickets selling out in less than an hour at on sale, Bones headlined the night as part of the fourth annual Wild West Comedy Festival, joining a lineup of superstars which has included Adam Sandler, David Spade, Nick Swardson, Rob Schneider, Larry the Cable Guy, Patton Oswalt, the truTV Impractical Jokers ‘Santiago Sent Us’ Tour Starring The Tenderloins, Anjelah Johnson and Judd Apatow.
With more than 10 sold-out shows under his belt as part of his nationwide comedy tour, Bones invited up surprise guests throughout the hilarious evening, including Grammy-nominated producer/songwriter Ross Copperman and newcomer Carly Pearce who took the stage for impromptu performances. Heralded by PEOPLE for “using his platform…to promote undiscovered country music artists,” Bones also called upon red-hot newcomers Walker Hayes and Runaway June to open the show.
Bones captivated the audience with his witty humor and performed multiple “hilarious” (The Tennessean) songs alongside Eddie Garcia, as part of their comedy band, Black River Entertainment’s Bobby Bones & The Raging Idiots. The comedy group will also hit the road for a full band show this weekend, as part of California’s Stagecoach Festival this weekend on Sat., April 29, and Bones’ “FUNNY & ALONE STAND UP COMEDY TOUR” will pick back up in Wichita, KS for two final sold-out shows on 5/19 and 5/20.
Dubbed by Forbes as “the most powerful man in country music,” Bones’ nationally syndicated radio show reaches millions of listeners on 100 stations weekly. His hilarious memoir, BARE BONES: I’M NOT LONELY IF YOU’RE READING THIS BOOK (Dey Street Books), landed at #1 on the New York Times, USA Today and Wall Street Journal Bestsellers Lists. For more information and a full list of tour dates, visit www.bobbybonescomedy.com