Quick Cuts: Minnesota Ok-pop followers’ hearts break when TXT publicizes reveals in Duluth … Georgia – Duluth Information Tribune

Quick Cuts: Minnesota Ok-pop followers’ hearts break when TXT publicizes reveals in Duluth … Georgia – Duluth Information Tribune

DULUTH — Minnesota Ok-pop followers’ eyes nearly popped out of their sockets lately when a digital flier for a spring tour by the massively standard band

Tomorrow X Collectively,

or TXT, had the group enjoying cities together with Seoul, Taipei, Los Angeles and Duluth.

Whereas locals gasped for breath, followers past the Northland had been befuddled. “Guys I’m dying,” wrote one


consumer. “Why is txt going to Duluth, Minnesota??”

“TXT asserting a duluth minnesota tour date earlier than a chicago one what if this was my final straw,”


a annoyed fan within the Windy Metropolis.

From the

Pacific Northwest:


What made the shock all of the larger was that the Duluth stand spans two dates: Could 19 and 20. Washington, D.C. will get one present, whereas Duluth will get two.

“I actually love the thought of hit kpop boyband txt being in Duluth minnesota for 2 complete days that’s so humorous,” wrote somebody who tweets as


The fun for Minnesota followers, and the shock for everybody else, did not final lengthy: a extra detailed tour itinerary clarified that the Duluth in query is town in Georgia.

A tour poster for the band Tomorrow X Together, listing numerous cities including Duluth. Poster features illustration of grassy island emerging from mist against a pink backdrop.

A poster for the spring 2023 tour by Ok-pop group Tomorrow X Collectively has the band spending two nights in Duluth. To search out out which Duluth, followers must look elsewhere.

Contributed / Huge Hit Leisure

Whereas Georgia’s Duluth is smaller than Minnesota’s (32,000 to our 86,000) and we’re usually the better-known metropolis, the Peach State Duluth occurs to be simply 23 miles northeast of Atlanta.

Duluth, Georgia, is dwelling to the inelegantly named Fuel South Enviornment, the place TXT will in actual fact be enjoying two dates in Could. Northland followers will both need to hop a aircraft or wait indefinitely for his or her likelihood to see the boy band who share a label with BTS.

Different people who find themselves taking the stage in Duluth — however not our Duluth — embrace Bryan Adams, Sam Smith and the 2023 graduates of Gwinnett Technical School. Alternatively, each Duluths recurrently host the Harlem Globetrotters. If you wish to cross every other large acts our manner, Georgia, we’re vast open.

Jay Gabler

Arts and leisure reporter Jay Gabler joined the Duluth Information Tribune in 2022. His earlier expertise consists of eight years as a digital producer at The Present (Minnesota Public Radio), 4 years as theater critic at Minneapolis alt-weekly Metropolis Pages, and 6 years as arts editor on the Twin Cities Every day Planet. He is a co-founder of popular culture and artistic writing weblog The Tangential; he is additionally a member of the Nationwide Guide Critics Circle and the Minnesota Movie Critics Alliance. You’ll be able to attain him at [email protected] or 218-279-5536.