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Tenacious D: The Complete Master Works 

Tenacious D is a two-piece musical act, and this HBO series documents their many struggles as friends, and as a band of two very absurd individuals.
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Series cast summary:
Jack Black ...  Jack 'JB' Black 6 episodes, 1997-2000
Kyle Gass ...  Kyle 'KG' Gass 6 episodes, 1997-2000
Tenacious D ...  Themselves 6 episodes, 1997-2000
Paul F. Tompkins ...  Paul 5 episodes, 1997-2000
Kirk Ward ...  Armed Bandit / ... 3 episodes, 1997-1999
JR Reed ...  Jesus Ranch Cult Member / ... 2 episodes, 2000
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Tenacious D is a two-piece musical act, and this HBO series documents their many struggles as friends, and as a band of two very absurd individuals.

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28 November 1997 (USA) See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA

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Jack Black: Sometimes you gotta leave your zone of safety. You have to manufacture Inspirado. You gotta get out of the apartment. You've got to run with the wolves. You've got to dive into the ocean and fight with the sharks. Or just treat yourself to a delicious hot fudge sundae. With nuts.
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Cosmic Shame
Composed by Jack Black & Kyle Gass
Performed by Tenacious D
Episode: {"Death of the Dream"}
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A Show Crafted On Rocket Sauce
2 June 2003 | by apratSee all my reviews

Two musicians with acoustic guitars attends a weekly open mic night. Doesn't sound like much, but it really is. The comedy is truly funny (especially the parodic stand-up bits), but the highlight of the show, and it is a bright highlight indeed, is the musical numbers. The song writing is without a doubt exceptional. "...having sex with me and KG, now were talking double team..." All songs are delivered with incredible feel and musical prowess, especially "Sex Supreme", "Explosivo" and "The Greatest Song in the World". The episodes should really come out on DVD, even if there only is about 60 minutes of material. For now, you could buy their CD. It features all their best songs from this show, except "Cosmic Shame", which i really enjoyed.

Get your hands on this show, especially if you have a keen interest in alternative music.


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