Just ahead of a show at Iowa Memorial Union Tuesday night, Portgual. The Man’s tour bus caught on fire.
“Everyone is safe. A little freaked out but safe,” band manager Rich Holtzman told the Daily News.
The Iowa City Fire Department said crews “were able to knock the fire down quickly.”
Portgual. The Man, made up of John Gourley, Zach Carothers, Kyle O’Quin, Jason Sechrist and Eric Howk, was formed more than a decade ago and released their first album in 2006.
Their single “Feel It Still” won Best Pop Duo/Group Performance at the Grammys in January.
The group’s 2018 tour continues with a stop in New York on Feb. 20.
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