News for Dec. 27, 2004

Back in Black with Tenacious D

12/27/04, 11:58 am EST - Xoanon

As Tenacious D, Jack Black and Kyle Gass mix outrageous lyrics with tunes that sound as if they've been hand-crafted from the best riffs of classic-rock radio, writes Craig Mathieson. The standard press interview is not to Tenacious D's liking. Instead, the self-proclaimed "greatest band on earth" provide an improvised performance that's as much about testing out comic riffs on each other as answering questions. [More]