Tag Archives: Jack Black

Jack Black goes Off! in new video

Posted by on December 3, 2014

This might be the first time we’ve ever mentioned Jack Black two times in one day, but the video for “Over Our Heads” is so ridiculously over the top that we have to write about it. In the clip, Jack Black plays a skydiving instructor and OFF! are getting set to jump. Things don’t go well […]

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Dave Grohl, Jack Black praise Jersey band Rye Coalition in documentary clip

Posted by on December 3, 2014

Of all the bands that make it (whatever “making it” means these days, anyway), there are countless more that come really close and flame out. That’s what a new documentary, Rye Coaltition: The Story of the Hard Luck 5, examines. The New Jersey band started 20 years ago and released three albums independently before being courted […]

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Video: Metallica celebrate Veterans Day with Concert For Valor

Posted by on November 12, 2014

Yesterday was Veteran’s Day, and for the first time, there was a three-hour concert, The Concert For Valor, to commemorate the holiday. The three-hour concert in Washington D.C. featured a who’s who of artists, including The Black Keys, Bruce Springsteen, Dave Grohl, Eminem and Metallica. Introduced by Jack Black, Metallica ripped through a 20 minute […]

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YEAH! offering free rental of ‘This Is Spinal Tap’

Posted by on March 18, 2014

Earlier this month, seminal mockumentary This is Spinal Tap celebrated its 30th anniversary. YEAH! is offering a free streaming rental of the film. You can find some quotes about the film from Rob Reiner, Fred Willard, Jack Black, Brain Slagel, Dave Mustaine Maynard James Keenan and more here, and get information about streaming the film here.

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There’s a new Dethklok special and album coming

Posted by on October 1, 2013

This one took us kind of by surprise. While season five of Adult Swim’s Metalocalypse: Dethklok still hasn’t been announced, on October 27th, the network will air METALOCALYPSE: the DOOMSTAR REQUIEM A KLOK OPERA, a one-hour special. And they’ll be pulling out the big guns for this one. Not only will Brendon Small be rejoined by Brian […]

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Josh Homme, Henry Rollins, Jack Black And More To Appear On The Gorburger Show

Posted by on March 5, 2013

If you’ve ever seen The Gorburger Show, then you know how ridiculously awesome its concept is. In short, the web series features an alien from outer space (voiced by comedian TJ Miller) taking control over a Japanese talk show and interviewing guests. Still not convinced? Then watch Gorburger’s interview with Andrew W.K. Now imagine what it […]

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Metal Insider’s (More Than) Top 5: Black Friday Vinyl Releases

Posted by on October 22, 2012

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. The idea behind Record Store Day is a great one – get music consumers into independent record stores to pick up rare and limited-edition music from some amazing artists. It usually takes place on the third Saturday of April, but […]

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Tenacious D Releasing Jazz Album

Posted by on October 2, 2012

It was only a few months ago that Tenacious D released their third album, Rize of the Fenix, but it appears that’s not going to be the only material coming from the duo this year. Making the rounds to promote his new film, Bernie, Jack Black mentioned that the duo have a jazz album coming out in […]

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Tenacious D Show Cut Short After A Stabbing Incident

Posted by on July 30, 2012

Fact: stabbings can occur anywhere (not just at Cro-Mags shows). Proof: Tenacious D’s show at the House Of Blues in Las Vegas this past Saturday night (7/28). According to numerous sources (including KLAS-TV Las Vegas), a fight broke out between two men halfway through Jack Black and Kyle Gass’ show in Las Vegas. The scuffle […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Metal Cameos In Movies

Posted by on May 21, 2012

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. Previously, we’ve shared our top 5 metal themed movies. However, Vulture.com published a piece recently called “When Rock Stars Cameo As Themselves in Movies,” which listed the top 10 cameos from rock stars playing themselves. Their list was […]

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