CBC's Aug. 20 Hip TV Concert To Be Screened At Over 200 Venues

The Tragically Hip’s final Man Machine Poem tour concert inthe  band’s hometown of Kingston, ON is to be televised nationally on Aug. 20—but the really big news is the show can also be viewed in over 200 locations across Canada – including 60 Boston Pizza, and 70 Original Joe’s, State & Main, and Elephant and Castle locations. In fact, this final tour date will go down in history as the most watched concert in Canada ever.

The CBC is broadcasting the show commercial free across the pubcaster’s TV, radio and digital platforms, including CBC Music’s Apple and Android app.

Internationally, the concert will be available for viewing at Bodean’s BBQ Tower Hill, London; Meehan’s Buckhead Public House in Atlanta GA; St Paul Minnesota’s Amsterdam Bar & Hall, and in New York state at the Strand Theatre in Plattsburgh, and Tonawanda’s Riviera Theatre.

The complete list of venues can be found here, as too a collection of all-things Tragically Hip.

 

 

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