Kid Rock Announces New ‘Comedy Jam’ Show at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium

by Samantha Whidden
(Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for CMT)

Following the news that he will be performing at the 2022 North Dakota State Fair, Kid Rock announced that he will have a ‘Comedy Jam’ show at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee this upcoming spring.

“Who’s ready for a good laugh?? We all could use it,” Kid Rock declares in a social media post. The singer and songwriter also reveals in the post that his “Comedy Jam” Show will take place on April 18th at the Ryman Auditorium. He doesn’t actually share many details about the event. However, it’s safe to say that the musician will be looking for laughter during the upcoming show.

At a Glance

  • Kid Rock will be performing at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee on April 18th.
  • Presale tickets for Kid Rock’s Ryman Auditorium show will go on sale on Wednesday (March 9th) at 10 a.m. CT. The pre-sale tickets will be available until Thursday (March 10th) at 10 p.m. CT. 
  • Kid Rock’s “Comedy Jam” will feature Donnell Rawlings, Shane Gillis, Big Jay Oakerson, Chris Porter, Eleanore Kerrigan, and Chance Willie. All proceeds will go towards the Kid Rock Foundation. 

Presale Tickets for Kid Rock’s Ryman Show Are to Go On Sale This Week

Also in the social media post, Kid Rock announced that presale tickets for his “Comedy Jam” show at the Ryman Auditorium will go on sale this upcoming Wednesday (March 9th). The presale tickets will remain available until Thursday (March 10th). Regular tickets will also go on sale Friday (March 11th).

Among those who will be featured during Kid Rock’s Ryman show are Donnell Rawlings, Shane Gillis, Big Jay Oakerson, Chris Porter, Eleanore Kerrigan, and Chance Willie.

Kid Rock’s ‘Bad Reputation’ Tour Is To Kick Off Next Month 

Meanwhile, Kid Rock’s upcoming Bad Reputation tour will be kicking off at the Ford Center in Evansville, Indiana on April 6th. Among the stops of the tour are Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul Minnesota; Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio; Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Michigan; KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Kentucky; and Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. 

Although he has been announcing this tour for a while, Kid Rock seems to be hinting that he is planning to retire soon. In a recent Facebook video, the musician shared, “I’m not trying to sell tickets like, ‘Oh this will be the last tour. Better come out and see me.’ But it very well could be for the [foreseeable] future. At 51 years old, it’s not getting any easier to do those jumps and carrying’ on onstage.”

Among the special guests for the Bad Reputation tour are Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Evening, Foreigner, and Grand Funk Railroad.