Tenacious D: Summer Tour, New Album in May, Video

TENACIOUS D ANNOUNCE 2012 SUMMER TOUR;
NEW ALBUM AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER ON ITUNES

Following an initial string of dates in May, including an appearance at the Sasquatch Festival in George, WA, Tenacious D will be hitting the road in support of their new album Rize of the Fenix. See below for the full list of cities and dates. Select tickets sales begin Friday, March 30 and Saturday, March 31, for more information visit www.tenaciousd.com.

Rize of the Fenix, Tenacious D's widely-anticipated third album, is available for preorder on the iTunes store. The iTunes preorder includes the exclusive track "The 5 Needs" – a classic, never-before recorded Tenacious D song. Also available is the first single "Rize of the Fenix", listen to the track via soundcloud at www.tenaciousd.com.

Rize of the Fenix will be available everywhere May 15. Produced by John Kimbrough, the record was recorded in the garage behind his LA home and features Jack Black and Kyle Gass (Tenacious D's core duo) performing with Dave Grohl (drums), John Spiker (bass, piano, organ), and John Konesky (electric guitar).

The Jeremy Konner directed "To Be The Best" music video expertly sums up the duos six year absence and features cameos from Dave Grohl, Yoshiki, Josh Groban, Jimmy Kimmel, Maria Menounos, Tim Robbins and Val Kilmer. Check out the video below.

Tenacious D Tour Dates

  • May 23 Santa Barbara, CA @ Santa Barbara Bowl
  • May 24 Oakland, CA @ Fox Theater
  • May 26 Bend, OR @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
  • May 27 Vancouver, BC @ PNE Amphitheater
  • May 28 George, WA @ Sasquatch Festival
  • June 1 Nuremberg, Germany @ Rock im Park
  • June 2 Nurburgring, Germany @ Rock am Ring
  • June 3 Amsterdam, Netherlands @ HMH
  • June 5 London, UK @ O2 Academy Brixton
  • June 6 London, UK @ O2 Academy Brixton
  • June 9 Donington Park, UK @ Download Festival
  • June 10 Manchester, UK @ O2 Apollo
  • June 12 Glasgow, UK @ SECC
  • June 23 Nashville, TN @ Ryman Auditorium
  • June 25 Atlanta, GA @ Tabernacle
  • June 26 Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore Charlotte
  • June 28 New York, NY @ Hammerstein Ballroom
  • June 30 Philadelphia, PA @ Penn's Landing – Festival Pie
  • July 2 Boston, MA @ Bank of America Pavilion
  • July 3 Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Sun Arena
  • July 6 Detroit, MI @ The Fillmore Detroit
  • July 7 Chicago, IL @ Aragon Ballroom
  • July 19 Austin, TX @ Austin Music Hall
  • July 20 Dallas, TX @ Palladium Ballroom
  • July 21 Tulsa, OK @ Brady Theater
  • July 23 Saint Louis, MO @ The Pageant
  • July 24 Kansas City, MO @ Uptown Theater
  • July 26 Denver, Co @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre
  • July 29 San Diego, CA @ SDSU Open Air Theatre

    Rize of the Fenix Tracklisting

  • Rize of the Fenix
  • Low Hangin' Fruit
  • Classical Teacher
  • Senorita
  • Deth Starr
  • Roadie
  • Flutes and Trombones
  • Ballad of Hollywood Jack and the Rage Kage
  • Throwdown
  • Rock Is Dead
  • They Fucked Our Asses
  • To Be The Best
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    Tenacious D Tour Dates :: Tenacious D News

  • http://www.tenaciousd.com

    [Published on: 3/27/12]

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