Tenacious D Announce Tour, Tease New Album

Tenacious D have announced a tour and have also shared a teaser for their new album. The duo say the effort, which is reportedly titled “Post Apocalypto,” will “probably” be released this year. This news comes after they recently announced a “Pick Of Destiny” sequel.

Tour Dates:

06/15-16 Montebello, QC – Montebello Rock Fest
10/06 San Bernardino, CA – Cal Jam ’18
11/03 Brooklyn, NY – Kings Theatre
11/05 Boston, MA – House of Blues
11/07 Washington, D.C. – The Anthem
11/08 Philadelphia, PA – The Fillmore
11/09 Pittsburgh, PA – The Stage AE
11/10 Columbus, OH – Express Live
11/12 Detroit, MI – Fillmore
11/13 Chicago, IL – Riviera Theatre

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Foo Fighters, Iggy Pop, Tenacious D, Etc. Set For 2018 Cal Jam Festival

Foo Fighters will be curating and headlining Cal Jam once again this year. The event will take place on October 6 at the Glen Helen Regional Park in San Bernardino, CA and it will include the following: Foo Fighters, Iggy Pop With Post Pop Depression, Tenacious D, Garbage, Greta Van Fleet, Silversun Pickups, Manchester Orchestra, The Front Bottoms, Black Mountain, Deer Tick, Gang Of Youths, Slaves (UK), Giants In The Trees, Metz, Yungblud, Thunderpussy, Anna Von Hausswolff, Fea, and Kingfish. Fans can also pay a little more to gain access to a pre-show party with Billy Idol, Mexrissey and comedian Bridget Everett the night before (October 5). Those with camping passes will be granted access as well.

Tenacious D Planning “Pick Of Destiny” Sequel

During Tenacious D’s set at the Shaky Knees Festival in Atlanta, GA, Jack Black revealed that a sequel to “The Pick Of Destiny” will be released in October. He also added: “I don’t know where you’ll be able to see it, but we have decided that it’s happening and it’s coming out.” In related news, Black previously confirmed that the group’s new album will be called “Post Apocalypto.”

Prophets Of Rage, Weezer, Five Finger Death Punch, Etc. Set For 2018 Montebello Rockfest

The lineup has been revealed for the 2018 Montebello Rockfest. The event will take place in Montebello, QC on June 14-16, and it will include all of the following: Prophets Of Rage, Weezer, Five Finger Death Punch, Godsmack, Tenacious D, A Day To Remember, Lamb Of God, Jimmy Eat World, Stone Temple Pilots, Sum 41, Rancid, Dropkick Murphys, Flogging Molly, All Time Low, The Used, Lagwagon, Millencolin, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Streetlight Manifesto, Steel Panther, Dimmu Borgir, Venom, Cannibal Corpse, Motionless In White, Atreyu, Propagandhi (performing on the no sponsors night), The Toy Dolls, Henry Rollins, The Exploited, GBH, Slipknot‘s M. Shawn “Clown” Crahan, Story Of The Year, Suicide Silence, Every Time I Die, Raised Fist, We Came As Romans, The Story So Far, Reset, Les Marmottes Aplaties, Groovy Aardvark, Mononc Serge, Rymz, Deadly Apples, DJ Yella of NWA, Municipal Waste, Unearth, The Faceless, Comeback Kid, First Blood, Counterparts, The Plot In You, Guttermouth, Mustard Plug, Bigwig, Misconduct, Days N Daze, Brown, Orloge Simard, Les Bons A Rien, Mudie, Ukko, The Horny Bitches, Story Untold, Insurrection, Selfish Things, U-Seed, Les Chiens Sales, Morgan, Beyond Creation, Never Again, Pressive, and Ninjas & Aliens.

Queens Of The Stone Age, Circa Survive, Etc. Set For 2018 Shaky Knees Festival

The lineup has been revealed for the 2018 Shaky Knees festival. The event will take place on May 4-6 at Central Park in Atlanta, GA, and it will include: Queens Of The Stone Age, Circa Survive, Tenacious D, Andrew W.K., Rival Sons, Greta Van Fleet, Jack White, The Distillers, Jimmy Eat World, All Time Low, The Menzingers, and more. The full lineup can be seen in the below Instagram post:

Megadeth, Stone Sour, Judas Priest, Behemoth Etc. Set For 2015 Black Friday Record Store Day Event

The full list of special releases for this year’s Black Friday Record Store Day (November 27) has been posted. You can see the list of rock/metal releases below, and can view the full list at recordstoreday.com.

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  • Megadeth – “The Threat Is Real” (12″ vinyl) (T-Boy)
  • Stone Sour – “Straight Outta Burbank” (Roadrunner)
  • Behemoth – “Pandemic Incantations” (Gold Vinyl) (Metal Mind)
  • Coheed And Cambria – “The Color Before The Sun (Official Band Demos)” (12″) (Atlantic)
  • Faith No More – “We Care A Lot” (vinyl reissue) (Manifesto)
  • Judas Priest – “Painkiller” 25th Anniversary Edition (10″ Limited Edition Die Cut Saw Blade Colored Vinyl) (Legacy)
  • Nine Inch Nails – “Halo I-IV” (4×12″ Vinyl Box Set) (Concord/Bicycle)
  • Stormtroopers Of Death/Deftones – “Milk” (7″) (MRI)
  • Tenacious D – “Tenacious D Live” (Columbia)
  • Animals As Leaders – “Animals As Leaders” (2xLP) (Red & Blue Vinyl With 3D Cover Art/Glasses) (Prosthetic)
  • Damnation A.D. – “Kingdom Of Lost Souls” (Revelation)
  • Red Sun Rising – “Polyester Zeal” (Razor & Tie)
  • The Sword – “High Country” (2xLP Picture Disc) (Razor & Tie)
  • Various Artists – “Judgment Night Soundtrack” (colored vinyl) (Asbestos Records)
  • Various Artists – “Color Of Noise: The Amphetamine Reptile Records Story Soundtrack Volume 1” (2xLP) (MVD Audio)

Anthrax, Motörhead, Testament Etc. Set For 2015 Denver Riot Fest

The initial lineup has been revealed for this year’s Denver Riot Fest. The festival will take place August 28-30, at the National Western Complex, in Denver, CO, and will include: Anthrax, Motörhead, Testament, GWAR, Thrice, Rancid, Andrew W.K., OFF!, and much more.

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