In 1998, Flight of the Conchords formed in Wellington, New Zealand. As college roommates, Jemaine Clement and Bret McKenzie began performing in local comedy clubs. FOTC released their debut comedy album, Folk the World Tour, in 2002. Other Flight of the Conchords albums include The BBC Radio Series: Flight of the Conchords, The Distant Future, and Flight of the Conchords. In addition, the Kiwi comedy and music pair released a new album in 2009 through Sub Pop Records.
The New Zealand comedians blend music and comedy to entertain people. In 2005, the kiwi musicians starred in a BBC radio series about a group that resembled Spinal Tap and Jack Black's band, Tenacious D. In addition to folk music and comedy, Jemaine Clement began his acting career with Outback commercials. After becoming the Outback Steakhouse spokesman, Jemaine Clement starred in Eagle vs Shark, a 2007 romantic comedy film.
In 2007, Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement launched a slacker comedy series called Flight of the Conchords on HBO, inspiring more people to look for cheap FOTC seats. According to Time, "'New Zealand's fourth most popular folk parody duo' scratch out an existence in New York and belt out instant classics," and the HBO comedy show is a cult classic. In the show, Bret and Jemaine play struggling musicians from New Zealand who are trying to make it in New York City and get people to buy discount Flight of the Conchords tickets. Kristen Schaal plays Mel, the group's only fan, and Rhys Darby portrays the Flight of the Conchords band manager, Murray.
If you like musical comedy groups such as Tenacious D and Spinal Tap, you will love cheap Flight of the Conchords tour tickets. Jemaine Clement and Bret McKenzie's tour includes music, guitar playing, witty banter, comedy, and parody songs. You can see these New Zealand comedians by getting tickets at TicketNetwork.