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Viceland’s original comedy ‘Nirvanna the Band the Show’ arrives February 2


TORONTO – Viceland is readying its first scripted comedy, Nirvanna the Band the Show, which will debut February 2 at 10:00 PM ET/PT on Rogers’ Viceland and City.The eight-part, half-hour comedy, adapted from the web series by the same name, features Canadians Matt Johnson (The Dirties, Operation Avalanche) and Jay McCarrol as a hapless, two-piece Toronto “band” who will do anything to play a show at The Rivioli.  Each episode follows Matt and Jay as they cook up yet another hair-brained scheme to get on stage – that inevitably goes wildly awry.  (Catch the series’ trailer here).Nirvanna the Band the...