1/24: Vermin Supreme, Rob Potylo, Maximum Zero + Movie Screening

VERMIN SUPREME (Presidental elect, political activist, performance artist)
www.iPonyTheBook.com
https://www.facebook.com/VerminSupreme/
http://www.verminsupremestickers.com/

with:
ROB POTYLO (aka Robby Roadsteamer)
https://twitter.com/quietcry
MAXIMUM ZERO (RVA)
http://maximumzero.com/
***PLUS a Screening

of the documentary "Who Is Vermin Supreme? An Outsider Odyssey!

6PM Movie // 8PM Doors // 8:30PM Music and Performances
$10 Advance // $12 Day of Show
All Ages
Advance tickets:
https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1396716

Presidential Candidate, Filmaker, Activist, Performance Artist and all around man of mystery VERMIN SUPREME will be making his way to Strange Matter after the DC innauguration to continue his campaign for A Free Pony For Every American, a promise that he hopes to soon deliver! He'll be joined on tour by ROB POTYLO, an acoustic singer-songwriter, comedian, director, writer, and more who you're likely to be familiar with at least one item of his body of work! They'll be joined by local Communist rock act MAXIMUM ZERO. Doors aren't until 8pm, but during Happy Hour, while Vermin is out campaigning around town, we will be screening his new documentary "Who Is Vermin Supreme? An Outsider Odyssey," to help you familiarize yourself with his complete body of work and to turn on the uninitiated to Mr. Supreme's history! Below are full bios for both performers!!


VERMIN SUPREME:
"There were harsh political realities when President for Life VERMIN SUPREME The First took office. At the time of his ascent to the White House there were over 300,000,000 Americans in America's previous borders. At the time there were only 200,000 ponies in the whole country.

It was a recipe for civil unrest. These were not just political realities, these were reality realities. There was a very stark choice to make. On the table, would it be the mass execution of some 299,7000+ Americans in order to achieve proper pony/ human parity ...or something else.

Although there were some drawbacks to consider, mostly they were merely questions of ethics and public relations. The population was demanding their ponies…Ponies that were nowhere in sight. It was a time of heightened international tensions. No one would have blamed Tyrant Supreme if he had ordered the National Dental Guard to carry out a full-scale massacre of the civilian population. It was high time actually. The veneer of civility, that had protected Americans from such real political unrest for quite some time, was wearing thin. The quaint and oft repeated notion that, "It can't happen here", was truly just a lack of imagination. It didn't help at all, that recently installed Dictator Forever Vermin Supreme was completely and utterly insane. How this deranged hobo made it all the way into the White House was still not completely understood" – from his book "I Pony"

ROB POTYLO:
Rob Potylo (Poe-Til- Low) Is truly Alternative music comedy at its Best. A musician playing hilarious songs on an upside down guitar Rob looks like no other comedian out there. Roseanne Barr is quoted as saying "His songs are funny and deep."

With over 10 years of performing at venues all around the Country including The Comedy Store in LA, Caroline's Times Square, The Wilbur Theater in Boston. On top of 1000s of performances on the streets... Including playing to an NYPD Lady Cop to the tune of 3 Million Views during Occupy Wall Street.

Rob also created a heavy metal character named Robby Roadsteamer. In which Rob fronts a comedy metal band and screams at people in full wrestler costume. His song "I Put A Baby In You;" received millions of views and was featured on VH1's Best Week Ever.

Rob has also created a reality series "Quiet Desperation" in which he showcases over 300 artists in a Mockumentary style show that has spanned six years. Some of the alumni have gone on to Conan, Letterman, Comedy Central, Last Comic Standing, IFC, and more! It doesn't get anymore American or Alternative than is does with Rob Potylo!

▼ Show More Information

929 W Grace St, 23220
Richmond
24 January , Tuesday 18:00

More Events Nearby

 27 January , Saturday
 Richmond Coliseum, Richmond
 03 February , Saturday
 Greater Richmond Convention Center, Richmond
 15 February , Thursday
 The National, Richmond
 10 February , Saturday
 Altria Theater, Richmond
 14 February , Wednesday
 Altria Theater, Richmond
 30 January , Tuesday
 The National, Richmond
 28 January , Sunday
 The National, Richmond
 05 February , Monday
 Strange Matter, Richmond
 27 January , Saturday
 Greater Richmond Convention Center, Richmond
 25 January , Thursday
 Chick-fil-A Mechanicsville, Mechanicsville
 22 January , Monday
 Strange Matter, Richmond
 21 January , Sunday
 Amelia Street School, Richmond
 21 January , Sunday
 The National, Richmond
 17 February , Saturday
 Canal Club, Richmond
 26 January , Friday
 Strange Matter, Richmond
 15 February , Thursday
 Canal Club, Richmond
 10 February , Saturday
 Canal Club, Richmond
 07 February , Wednesday
 VMFA Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond
 03 February , Saturday
 VMFA Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond
 01 February , Thursday
 Strange Matter, Richmond
 26 January , Friday
 University Student Commons and Activities at VCU, Richmond
 27 January , Saturday
 Omni Richmond Hotel, Richmond
 10 February , Saturday
 VMFA Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond
 08 February , Thursday
 The National, Richmond
 27 January , Saturday
 Champion Brewing Company - RVA, Richmond
 30 January , Tuesday
 The Tin Pan, Richmond
 16 February , Friday
 Altria Theater, Richmond
 27 January , Saturday
 Sportsman's Restaurant and Lounge, Richmond
 03 February , Saturday
 Strange Matter, Richmond
 11 February , Sunday
 Urban Farmhouse Market and Cafe, Midlothian
 20 January , Saturday
 Military Retirees Club Inc, Richmond
 07 February , Wednesday
 Good Tymes RVA, Richmond
 20 January , Saturday
 The National, Richmond
 26 January , Friday
 Canal Club, Richmond
 27 January , Saturday
 The Broadberry, Richmond