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Tue. October 30th 2007 The Centre in Vancouver for Performing Arts (All Ages)
8pm doors at 7pm
Tickets at: All Ticketmaster Locations
Presented by: Live Nation
on sale mon 7/16 @ 10am

Howard Stern once famously called himself, only half-jokingly, “King of All Media.” But the controversial radio host had nothing on Henry Rollins.

Rollins, of course, got his start as the lead singer of one of the most seminal American punk bands of all time, Black Flag. But music is only one of his passions. While the super-fit, ultra-buff frontman has pursued a career in rock with the Rollins Band, he has also become one of the most in-demand spoken word performers of the day. Cantankerous, controversial, and out-spoken, Rollins is a raconteur of the first order, one who is able to capture and hold the attention of thousands with his stories, anecdotes, and riffs. Recently, he has been using his talents overseas to entertain the troops, while his latest spoken word DVD is Henry Rollins: Uncut from NYC.

An actor, author, TV and radio personality, as well as a human rights activist, Rollins is truly the punk rock king of all media.


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Henry Rollins (Hardcore Punkrock Spoken Word)

Henry Rollins (born Henry Lawrence Garfield; February 13, 1961) is an American singer-songwriter, spoken word artist, writer, comedian, publisher, actor, and radio DJ. After performing for the short-lived Washington D.C.-based band State of Alert in 1980, Rollins fronted the California hardcore punk band Black Flag from August 1981 until mid-198... more info
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