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Tenacious D promises Festival Supreme 2 will ‘leave all other comedy and music festivals crying in the dust’

Tenacious D promises Festival Supreme 2 will ‘leave all other comedy and music festivals crying in the dust’

By | May 13, 2014 at 1:33 pm | One comment

Jack Black and Kyle Gass, aka Tenacious D, have announced the return of Festival Supreme, the comedy, music and arts festival curated by the world’s most popular comedy rockers. "Yes, Festival Supreme was the comedy and music event of 2013,” Jack Black and Kyle Gass said in...

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SXSW Comedy, day 5: Tenacious D, Drunk History and Ghost Ghirls!

SXSW Comedy, day 5: Tenacious D, Drunk History and Ghost Ghirls!

By | March 14, 2013 at 4:35 pm | 3 comments

AUSTIN -- Hoo boy, y’all. I know I’ve complained about the oddly-dressed masses who infiltrate the city for SXSW music, but I take it all back for a brief moment, because yesterday, my face was thoroughly rocked off at a kickass performance by the American heroes of...

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Tenacious D announce musical comedy festival, inviting Spinal Tap, Flight of the Conchords, more

Tenacious D announce musical comedy festival, inviting Spinal Tap, Flight of the Conchords, more

By | January 18, 2013 at 10:56 am | 6 comments

Hot on the heels of their Grammy nominated album Rize of the Fenix, Tenacious D – Jack Black and Kyle Gass – have announced plans to curate a comedy music festival this Fall! “We’re working on a festival, called Festival Supreme,” Black tells Rolling Stone. “It’s...

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Review: Tenacious D’s ‘Rize of the Fenix’ is better than most ‘real’ rock albums

Review: Tenacious D’s ‘Rize of the Fenix’ is better than most ‘real’ rock albums

By | May 18, 2012 at 4:20 pm | 2 comments

“When the Pick of Destiny was released it was a bomb, and all the critics said that The D was done. The sun had set and the chapter had closed. But one thing no one thought about was The D would rise again -- just like the phoenix.” These words enticingly open Tenacious...

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You can listen to the new Tenacious D album ‘Rize of the Fenix’ right now

You can listen to the new Tenacious D album ‘Rize of the Fenix’ right now

By | May 1, 2012 at 1:58 pm | No comments

Although the their long-awaited new album won't be available for proper purchase and download until May 15, Tenacious D has just made Rize of the Fenix available now to stream-- for ZERO dollars. As you may know, this is their first album since their 2006 release The Pick of...

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Exclusive first review of “High Road,” Matt Walsh’s directorial debut

By | May 2, 2011 at 9:05 pm | 2 comments

Simply put, High Road is hilarious. The audience adored the film at its world premiere at the Newport Beach Film Festival on Friday, and showed their appreciation with frequent swells of laughter. There's been plenty of speculation and Internet buzz about the Matt...

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Second trailer for Matt Walsh’s “High Road” is here

By | April 28, 2011 at 12:46 pm | 3 comments

After the landing of the first trailer for Matt Walsh's highly anticipated improvised movie High Road, people were excited, but a little confused as to what an amazing cast was up to. With a cast boasting the likes of Ed Helms, Rob Riggle, Horatio Sanz, Abby Elliot, Zach Woods,...

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Matt Walsh: High on improv

By | April 25, 2011 at 9:40 am | No comments

Improvisation in cinema has been tried a few times over history. The films of auteur Robert Altman were noted to use a script as merely a blueprint from which the actors improvised from. As the sophistication of certain audiences has risen, improvisation on screen has become...

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