Tenacious D shares The Who medley to benefit Everytown for Gun Safety (watch the video)
Tenacious D recorded a medley of The Who songs, creating their own fast version of tommy the classics “Pinball Wizard”, “There’s a Doctor” and “Go to the Mirror”. It is accompanied by a video produced by Liam Lynch it’s just as ridiculous as it should be, with lots of visuals tommy references too. The video was made to help support the Everytown for Gun Safety organization.
Say Jack Black and Kyle Gass“Who better to pay tribute to the greatest rock opera of all time? Who? The D! Who is it !! We have been working on this medley for 20 years. It’s finally ready to launch. Crank it. It’s a humdinger. Enjoy.” Watch the video below.
In other news, Tenacious D has launched a line of fiber bars, Fiber D’Lish. “The world is so constipated right now,” says the D. “Never fear. Tenacious D to the rescue! Our new fiber bar is so delicious and packed with colon-cleansing fiber…you’ll drop Deuces perfectly. tapered in no time! You’re welcome, world! Enjoy.” Fiber D’Lish bars are a mix of “peanuts, chocolate and oats” and you can find out more here.
Meanwhile, Tenacious D begins their West Coast tour next week and has more dates this fall. Check out their tour schedule below.
As for The Who, they recently wrapped up the spring leg of their orchestral tour which included a show at Madison Square Garden.
Tenacious D – 2022 Tour Dates:
06/16/22: Telluride, CO – Telluride Bluegrass Festival SOLD OUT
6/17/22: Sandy, UT – Sandy Amphitheater ~ SOLD OUT
6/19/22: Portland, OR – Pioneer Courthouse Square ~ SOLD OUT
6/20/22: Airway Heights, WA – Northern Quest Casino & Resort – SOLD OUT
6/21/22: Woodinville, WA @ Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery ~ SOLD
06/22/22: Bend, OR – Hayden Homes Amphitheater ~ SOLD OUT
6/24/22: Palo Alto, CA – Frost Amphitheater~
06/26/22: San Diego, CA – Cal Coast Credit Union Amphitheater ~ SOLD OUT
9/9/22: Wilmington, NC – Live Oak Bank Pavilion #
9/10/22: Alton, Virginia – Blue Ridge Rock Festival
9/11/22: Philadelphia, PA – The Mann Center #
9/13/22: Gilford, NH – Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion #
9/14/22: Bridgeport, CT – Hartford HealthCare Amphitheater#
9/16/22: Cuyahoga Falls, OH – Blossom Music Center#
9/18/22: Milwaukee, WI – BMO Harris Pavilion #
09/19/22: Minneapolis, MN – Surly Festival Field # – SOLD OUT
9/20/22: Cedar Rapids, IA – McGrath Amphitheater #
09/22/22: Louisville, Kentucky – Louder Than Life Festival
~ with special guest Puddles Pity Party
# with special guest Dj Douggpound