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Tenacious D, Patton Oswalt, and More Join Austin’s Fun Fun Fun Fest

Austin music and comedy festival Fun Fun Fun Fest just announced this year's lineup. Jack Black and Kyle Gass's band Tenacious D are headlining, along with Patton Oswalt, Craig Robinson, Rob Delaney, and a live version of The Eric Andre Show. [...]

By Bradford Evans

Tenacious D Rocks Out on ‘Conan’

Here's Tenacious D (Jack Black and Kyle Gass) on Conan last night, belting out a song called "Rock is Dead" off their latest album Rize of the Fenix If you're wondering whether they get the old "Johnny Carson invite over to the desk" from Conan [...]

By Bradford Evans

Jack Black and Kyle Gass Talk About ‘Festival Supreme’

Here's Tenacious D, Jack Black and Kyle Gass, talking to Chelsea Lately guest host Dave Grohl last night about their upcoming giant comedy rock event Festival Supreme, which will be pretty great as long as they get more than one band [...]

By Bradford Evans

Weird Al and Reggie Watts Jam for Tenacious D to Dance

You might be asking: Why does Weird Al dominate the song like that, basically drowning out the other three guys? But, don't worry, they were actually performing a parody of the classic polka standard "Polka Jam #4." In order to be true to the [...]

By Jesse David Fox

Jack Black Distills the Creative Process

In a new Tenacious D interview with the Hollywood Reporter, the boys are asked about the difficulty of having their goal be for every new song to be the "best song ever." Black's answer is a pretty great, if clearly tongue-in-cheek, summation [...]

By Adam Frucci

Gods of Rock (In Their Own Minds): The Early Days of Tenacious D

One night in 1996, Jack Black and Kyle Gass — the rambunctious, rotund frontmen for the mock rock outfit Tenacious D — stood on stage in a small cafe making demands. They were performing a bit in which they mapped out to a couple of [...]

By Cameron Tung

Tenacious D Releases New, Unfinished, Music Video

Have you been streaming the new Tenacious D record or do you still have a sour taste from the Pick of Destiny fallout? The first music video from Rize of the Fenix is for the title track and it's funny, like really funny. I'd be lying if I [...]

By Jesse David Fox