Tenacious D to Rock Brisbane Entertainment Centre on Spicy Meatball Tour

Tenacious D in Brisbane Entertainment Centre

Get ready, music fans! The Brisbane Entertainment Centre has just revealed some exciting news. Brace yourselves for the arrival of Tenacious D, the dynamic GRAMMY®-winning duo consisting of Jack Black and Kyle Gass.

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They will be gracing the stage as part of their highly anticipated Spicy Meatball Tour in 18 July 2024. After captivating audiences with a string of fully booked shows in Europe, the UK, and the USA throughout 2023, the iconic duo is set to grace Australian stages for the first time in more than ten years.

A Legendary Journey

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Formed in the late 1990s in Los Angeles, Tenacious D quickly rose from their humble beginnings as former theatre students to becoming one of the most beloved rock bands globally. Numerous significant events have occurred along their journey, such as a popular HBO variety series in 1999, a platinum-certified debut album in 2001, and the cult classic movie Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny in 2006.

Acclaim and Evolution

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The band’s 2012 release, Rize of the Fenix, earned them a GRAMMY® nomination for ‘Best Comedy Album,’ and in 2014, they clinched their first win for ‘Best Metal Performance.’ Demonstrating their versatility, Black and Gass launched Los Angeles’ Festival Supreme in 2013, featuring a mix of music and comedy with big names like Adam Sandler and Sarah Silverman.

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In 2018, Tenacious D showcased their creative prowess with the animated film Tenacious D in Post-Apocalypto, with Black hand-drawing each frame and the band providing voices and an accompanying soundtrack. In 2020, a graphic novel will further enhance this project.

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Recent Ventures

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The past few years have seen Tenacious D continue to innovate. In 2021/22, they covered songs for charity, launched a line of fibre bars, and released an Audible Original, Words + Music | Vol. 29 | Tenacious D’s The Road To Redunktion. Last year, they ignited stages with The Spicy Meatball Tour, performing in 24 cities and selling out London’s O2 arena within a week of the announcement.

Their latest musical offerings include the single ‘Video Games,’ their first new track in five years, and a viral cover of Chris Isaak’s ‘Wicked Game.’ Jack Black also enjoyed solo success with the hit ballad ‘Peaches’ from the Super Mario Bros. Movie in December 2023.

A Must-See Event

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As Tenacious D prepares to return to Australia and New Zealand, fans can expect an electrifying performance that reaffirms their status as the Greatest Band That Ever Played on Planet Earth. Their tour promises to be a spectacular event, with seven massive arena shows lined up, culminating in an unforgettable night at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre.

This tour marks a significant moment for Australian fans, providing a rare opportunity to witness the unparalleled energy and humour that Tenacious D brings to the stage. With a history of sold-out shows and critically acclaimed performances, the Spicy Meatball Tour is set to be one of the standout events of 2024.

Don’t miss the chance to see Tenacious D live, delivering their unique blend of rock and comedy that has captivated audiences worldwide. Secure your tickets now and prepare for an extraordinary night with the dynamic duo.

Published Date 27-June-2024