Mock-rock duo Tenacious D have announced a number of festival appearances this summer including Download however the pair have decided to turn it into a world tour to promote upcoming album Rize of the Fenix. The comedy duo’s third album will feature Dave Grohl, John Spiker and John Konesky and is out on May 14th with the band setting out on tour the following week, kicking off in Santa Barbara.

    Full Tour Dates.

  • May 23 Santa Barbara, CA @ Santa Barbara Bowl
  • May 24 Oakland, CA @ Fox Theater
  • May 26 Bend, OR @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
  • May 27 Vancouver, BC @ PNE Amphitheater
  • May 28 George, WA @ Sasquatch Festival
  • June 1 Nuremberg, Germany @ Rock im Park
  • June 2 Nurburgring, Germany @ Rock am Ring
  • June 3 Amsterdam, Netherlands @ HMH
  • June 5 London, UK @ O2 Academy Brixton
  • June 6 London, UK @ O2 Academy Brixton
  • June 9 Donnington Park, UK @ Download Festival
  • June 10 Manchester, UK @ O2 Apollo
  • June 12 Glasgow, UK @ SECC
  • June 23 Nashville, TN @ Ryman Auditorium
  • June 25 Atlanta, GA @ Tabernacle
  • June 26 Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore Charlotte
  • June 28 New York, NY @ Hammerstein Ballroom
  • June 30 Philadelphia, PA @ Penn’s Landing – Festival Pie
  • July 2 Boston, MA @ Bank of America Pavilion
  • July 3 Uncasville, CT @ Mohegan Sun Arena
  • July 6 Detroit, MI @ The Fillmore Detroit
  • July 7 Chicago, IL @ Aragon Ballroom
  • July 19 Austin, TX @ Austin Music Hall
  • July 20 Dallas, TX @ Palladium Ballroom
  • July 21 Tulsa, OK @ Brady Theater
  • July 23 Saint Louis, MO @ The Pageant
  • July 24 Kansas City, MO @ Uptown Theater
  • July 26 Denver, Co @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre
  • July 29 San Diego, CA @ SDSU Open Air Theatre

Watch as Tenacious D shoot Val Kilmer, reform and rock the world once more in a short film called 'To Be The Best'. The video features additional cameos from Dave Grohl, Yoshiki, Josh Groban, Jimmy Kimmel, Maria Menounos and Tim Robbins.