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Jack Black Keen To Slim Down After Bandmate's Weightloss

The School of Rock star admits he's upset by the fact he is now the heavyweight in the band following Gass' recent weightloss. Black says, "He's, like, 225 pounds right now, and...

Alice Cooper Joins The Foo Fighters On Stage In Los Angeles

Alice Cooper made a special guest appearance at a Foo Fighters concert.The 'Poison' hitmaker joined the band's frontman, Dave Grohl, on stage at The Forum in Los Angeles last night (10.01.15) for a surprise Foo...

Dave Grohl Wants Them Crooked Vultures Reunion

Dave Grohl wants to make another Them Crooked Vultures record.The Foo Fighters frontman would love to reunite with his supergroup bandmates, Queens of the Stone Age singer Josh Homme and Led Zeppelin's John Paul Jones,...

Jack Black Revamps Teen Wolf For Tv Skit

Jack Black and his Tenacious D sidekick Kyle Gass brought cult film Teen Wolf up to date for a hilarious Tv skit in America on Thursday night (13Jun13).Pretending he had made a sequel to the...

Josh Homme's Near Car Crash With One Tree Hill Star

Josh Homme was nearly in a car crash with an actress from 'One Tree Hill'.The Queens of the Stone Age rocker has recalled how one evening he had been driving his expensive 1967 Camaro car...

Dave Grohl To Work With Tenacious D Again?

Dave Grohl wants to record with Tenacious D again.The Foo Fighters main man played drums on the comedy rock duo's self titled 2001 debut album and their 2012 record 'Rize of the Fenix' which he...

Tenacious D Planning Comedy Rock Festival

Jack Black's band Tenacious D is set to team up with songwriting comedy duo Flight Of The Conchords for a comedy rock festival.The School of Rock star and bandmate Kyle Gass want to set up...

Jack Black Sunbathes In A Wetsuit

Jack Black has been sunbathing in a wet suit on holiday in Hawaii. The 'Kung Fu Panda 2' actor has been baffling other guests at the upmarket Four Seasons resort in Kona by donning a...

Jack Black Sent Kyle Gass To Rehab Last Year

Actor/singer Kyle Gass has credited his Tenacious D bandmate Jack Black with saving him "from the abyss" by sending him to rehab last year (11).The funnyman admits he fell into a spiral of self-hatred and...

Jack Black's Concert Cancelletenacious D After Stabbing

Jack Black's Tenacious D show was cut short on Saturday (28Jul12) after a concertgoer was stabbed in the middle of his set.The rock-comedy group, composed of guitarist Black and singer Kyle Gass, was performing at...

Black Sabbath Close Download 2012

Black Sabbath closed Download 2012 with a stunning greatest hits set last night (10.06.12). The British rockers - who were made up of three original members, singer Ozzy Osbourne, guitarist Tony Iommi and bassist Geezer...

Metallica Headline Download

Metallica closed the second day of Download festival last night (09.06.12).The iconic 'Master of Puppets' group played a two-hour set which incorporated a performance of their entire iconic self titled album - known to fans...

Keane See Off Tenacious D To Top U.k Album Chart

Keane has seen off Jack Black's rock act Tenacious D to remain number one in the U.K. album chart.Comedy rock album Rize of the Fenix was expected to top the chart after impressing in the...

Jack Black's Tiger Roll

Jack Black's best stage move is a ''mini tiger roll.'' The actor also plays in rock band Tenacious D, for which he has developed a set of elaborate stage moves, which combine his musical prowess...

Jack Black Won't Strip For Fun

Jack Black would never expose his nipples ''just for fun.''The actor rips off shirt in one of the peak moments of the video to his band, Tenacious D's track 'Tribute', and although it looks spontaneous,...

Val Kilmer 'Dies' In Tenacious D Skit

Val Kilmer has made a cameo appearance in a new skit for Jack Black's rock group Tenacious D and is shown taking a bullet for the funnyman in a bid to get the band back...

Metallica To Perform Black Album In Full At Download Festival 2012

Download Festival is now in its tenth year and to celebrate the milestone, the festival has announced that they are adding a further fourteen acts to the line-up. Joining the headliners Metallica; Black Sabbath and...

Soundgarden Added To Download 2012 Line Up

Soundgarden have been added to the Download 2012 line up. The grunge rockers - who reunited last year following a 14-year hiatus - will perform in the UK for the first time since 1996, and...

Jessica Simpson Dreams Of Son

Jessica Simpson dreamt she had a son called Tenacious D.The broody singer - who is engaged to NFL player Eric Johnson and has spoken of her desire to have kids with him - admitted on...

Tenacious D Back In Studio

Tenacious D are recording a new album. The 'Tribute' group - made up of Hollywood actor Jack Black and Kyle Gass - have announced they hope to have a new record ready for the end...

Jack Black Comfortable With Comedy

Jack Black feels "comfortable" with family comedies.The 'Gulliver's Travels' actor - who has sons Sammy, four, and Thomas, two, with wife Tanya Haden -insists he finds it easy to separate himself from his comedy rock...

Jack Black To Survive Robot Uprising?

Jack Black is set to star in 'How to Survive A Robot Uprising'. The 41-year-old actor and 'Hot Tub Time Machine' director Steve Pink have picked up the rights to the original book by Daniel...

Tenacious D Step In For Beastie Boys At Outside Lands

JACK BLACK's raucous rock duo TENACIOUS D will replace the BEASTIE BOYS on the bill for the upcoming Outside Lands festival.The San Francisco, California event was one of many the Beastie Boys were forced to...

Disciplined Dad Jack Black

Jack Black says having a family has tamed him.The 'Year One' actor - who has two sons, Samuel, three, and 13-month-old Thomas, with wife Tanya Haden - admits he used to be quite "wild" but...

Jack Black's Birthday Ban

Jack Black has been banned from performing on his birthday.The 'Year One' actor had hoped to celebrate turning 40 by playing a huge concert with his rock band Tenacious D - supporting Pearl Jam in...

Black Quits Writing After Tenacious D Movie Flopped

JACK BLACK abandoned his dream of becoming a successful Hollywood screenwriter after his debut movie TENACIOUS D: IN THE PICK OF DESTINY flopped. The film funnyman put pen to paper to write a big screen story...

Black Falls Flat During Tenacious D Gig

Rocker/actor JACK BLACK was left red-faced after tripping up onstage during a recent TENACIOUS D gig in Wisconsin. The star was performing with bandmate Kyle Gass in the city of Milwaukee last week (ends02Nov08) when...

Bands To Honour Shneider At Concert

Rockers QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE and TENACIOUS D will perform at a benefit concert to celebrate the life of musician NATASHA SHNEIDER this weekend (16-17Aug08). PJ Harvey, members of Pearl Jam and ZZ Top...

Roger Daltrey: 'Jack Black Is Like Elvis'

THE WHO frontman ROGER DALTREY is begging JACK BLACK to quit acting and become a full-time rocker - likening the TENACIOUS D frontman to ELVIS PRESLEY. Daltrey is in awe of Kung Fu Panda star...

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