From the ABJ:
Devo to make appearance in Akron in support of Obama
By Beacon Journal staff
POSTED: 02:38 p.m. EDT, Oct 06, 2008
Akron new wave legends Devo will be making a very rare concert appearance in their hometown Oct. 17 in support of Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama.
Proceeds will benefit the Summit County Democratic Party.
The ''Duty Now for the Future'' concert, which will be the band's first performance in Akron in more than a decade, will happen at the Akron Civic Theatre. Tickets go on sale Tuesday via Ticketmaster (http://www.ticketmaster.com or 330-945-9400) and at the Civic box office.
Ticket prices will range from $25 for the upper balcony, to $150 for VIP seating and an after-party with the band.
''Duty Now for the Future''? Right on. Do NOT miss this show!!