I saw Tenacious D

Discussion in 'General Off-Topic Chat' started by ShadowSoldier, May 28, 2012.

May 28, 2012

I saw Tenacious D by ShadowSoldier at 7:51 AM (1,583 Views / 3 Likes) 33 replies

  1. ShadowSoldier
    OP

    Member ShadowSoldier GBAtemp Guru

    Joined:
    Oct 8, 2009
    Messages:
    9,383
    Country:
    Canada
    I just saw them in concert. It was awesome. The crowd was so into it and everybody was singing. And when the Fenix rose, loudest place I've ever been to lol. It was a great concert, totally worth going. The band left, then came back for one more song with just Kage and JB, and they sang for us, Fuck Her Gently. Everybody was singing it was amazing.

    The only downside is I wish they would have played Master Exploder for the opening. During the concert they started to play the beginning of the song, but switched to another song, I was choked!

    Anybody going to any of their other concerts?
     
    3 people like this.


  2. gifi4

    Member gifi4 How am I a 'New Member'?

    Joined:
    Apr 21, 2010
    Messages:
    2,352
    Location:
    Melbourne
    Country:
    Australia
    How on earth do they play Master Exploder? That's impossible to do... Or do they play lyrics over it?

    Anyway, I'm not even sure that they come to Australia...
     
  3. ShadowSoldier
    OP

    Member ShadowSoldier GBAtemp Guru

    Joined:
    Oct 8, 2009
    Messages:
    9,383
    Country:
    Canada
    What do you mean how do they play it? I'm legitely confused by this.
     
    1 person likes this.
  4. gifi4

    Member gifi4 How am I a 'New Member'?

    Joined:
    Apr 21, 2010
    Messages:
    2,352
    Location:
    Melbourne
    Country:
    Australia
    [yt]80DtQD5BQ_A[/yt]

    How on earth is that peformable live, on stage?
     
  5. Tom Bombadildo

    Contributor Tom Bombadildo Honk!

    pip
    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2009
    Messages:
    8,774
    Location:
    I forgot
    Country:
    United States
    I don't see how any of that song is unplayable. Perhaps you just think it's because of the extreme over-exaggeration they used as KG switched guitars.


    EDIT: Also, Tenacious D sucks.
     
  6. DigitalDeviant

    Member DigitalDeviant GBAtemp Addict

    Joined:
    Feb 14, 2010
    Messages:
    2,002
    Location:
    Solar Federation
    Country:
    United States
    They're a parody rock band, I love them!

    edit: grammar
     
    1 person likes this.
  7. machomuu

    Member machomuu Drops by occasionally

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2009
    Messages:
    8,437
    Location:
    The Courtroom
    Country:
    United States
    I disagree.
     
    3 people like this.
  8. Tom Bombadildo

    Contributor Tom Bombadildo Honk!

    pip
    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2009
    Messages:
    8,774
    Location:
    I forgot
    Country:
    United States
    Sure they were cool. When I was 12.
     
  9. Guild McCommunist

    Member Guild McCommunist (not on boat)

    Joined:
    May 6, 2009
    Messages:
    18,151
    Location:
    The Danger Zone
    Country:
    United States
    Well it's good to see GBAtemp still keeps its proper ratio of funny to unfunny people here.

    If any 12 year old gets all the stuff they parody then I'd be surprised. They make fun of the golden age of metal and hard rock. They're funny and talented.
     
    3 people like this.
  10. Tom Bombadildo

    Contributor Tom Bombadildo Honk!

    pip
    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2009
    Messages:
    8,774
    Location:
    I forgot
    Country:
    United States
    I considered myself to be a fairly well educated 12 year old.

    I don't have a problem with the band itself, half of their stuff just sucks to me.

    Also, OH LAWDY GANG UP ON THE GUY WHO DISAGRESS WITH OP.
     
  11. Guild McCommunist

    Member Guild McCommunist (not on boat)

    Joined:
    May 6, 2009
    Messages:
    18,151
    Location:
    The Danger Zone
    Country:
    United States
    We're "ganging up" on the person who has a bad opinion and went to the thread to go "well they suck".

    I'd like to think that even I'm not that forward.
     
    1 person likes this.
  12. Tom Bombadildo

    Contributor Tom Bombadildo Honk!

    pip
    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2009
    Messages:
    8,774
    Location:
    I forgot
    Country:
    United States
    ...what? If you didn't notice, I..."answered"? (I dunno, he wasn't asking but I gave an answer) a question and then added it in afterwards. I wasn't just posting to say they suck.

    Also, how can someone have a bad opinion on something subjective like music?
     
  13. Guild McCommunist

    Member Guild McCommunist (not on boat)

    Joined:
    May 6, 2009
    Messages:
    18,151
    Location:
    The Danger Zone
    Country:
    United States
    Well you answered but decided to edit in "Well they suck". Editing in something doesn't make it any more or less valid.

    Also it's easy to have a bad opinion, a lot of people here have it. To take the quote from my signature, I know it's your opinion but your opinion is wrong.
     
    1 person likes this.
  14. Zarcon

    Former Staff Zarcon .:~Enigmatic Wanderer~:.

    Joined:
    Nov 6, 2002
    Messages:
    2,907
    Location:
    Toronto, Ontario
    Country:
    Canada
    An opinion would be "I don't like them"
    A stated fact would be "They suck"
    :P

    [EDIT]

    Or rather, the opinion would be "I think they suck"
     
    1 person likes this.
  15. Tom Bombadildo

    Contributor Tom Bombadildo Honk!

    pip
    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2009
    Messages:
    8,774
    Location:
    I forgot
    Country:
    United States
    Yeah, but it wasn't the whole point of my posting in this thread.

    Also, (lol also), there's a difference between having a bad opinion, as your signature quote clearly points out, and just not liking a band.

    ALSO FUCKING BACKSPACE DAMMIT. WHOLE PARAGRAPH GONE.
     
  16. DigitalDeviant

    Member DigitalDeviant GBAtemp Addict

    Joined:
    Feb 14, 2010
    Messages:
    2,002
    Location:
    Solar Federation
    Country:
    United States
    CTRL Z?
     
  17. Tom Bombadildo

    Contributor Tom Bombadildo Honk!

    pip
    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2009
    Messages:
    8,774
    Location:
    I forgot
    Country:
    United States
    I backspaced out of the page, accidentally clicked out of the text box. No CTRL+Z for that...
     
    1 person likes this.
  18. TwinRetro

    Global Moderator TwinRetro Don't start nothin', Won't be nothin'

    Joined:
    Aug 29, 2008
    Messages:
    6,181
    Location:
    Las Vegas, NV
    Country:
    United States
    I don't mind opinions. Opinions are fine. But please expound on those opinions.

    "Also they suck" is at best a comment just to get your post count up (if that's the only thing you post), at the worst it's just an inflammatory comment to get fans of the band riled up. A pathetic attempt at trolling.

    If you were to maybe say "I think Tenacious D sucks because their songs are like the Michael Bay movies of music. No substance, only lyrical explosions and dick jokes." Then I would take your comment a bit more seriously.

    I also think Tenacious D is awesome because of above said things. Just Saiyan.
     
    1 person likes this.
  19. Gahars

    Member Gahars Bakayaro Banzai

    Joined:
    Aug 5, 2011
    Messages:
    10,254
    Location:
    New Jersey
    Country:
    United States
    I wish I could have gotten some tickets for their tour. Maybe next time...

    Anyway, that sounds like an awesome concert. I'm so glad to see that the D is back together again.
     
  20. Hyro-Sama

    Member Hyro-Sama I'm from the fucking future.

    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2009
    Messages:
    4,255
    Location:
    After Earth
    Country:
    Japan
    When did these guys get back together? I thought Jack Black left because he became too famous/busy.
     

Share This Page