Tenacious D Releasing New Album ‘Post-Apocalypto’ in November. 21 Songs, Dave Grohl on Drums
Tenacious D have announced November 2 as the release date of their fourth studio album “Post-Apocalypto,” marking the follow-up to 2012’s “Rize of the Fenix.”
Produced by John Spiker, the effort will feature 21 songs, as well as a six-episode accompanying animated mini-series that will premiere on the band’s YouTube channel.
When it comes to personnel, Jack Black and Kyle Gass will be joined by Dave Grohl behind the drum kit.
The series will premiere on September 28. Then, a new episode will be rolled out each Friday up until the record’s official release. Note that each frame of every episode was hand-drawn by Mr. Black himself. Additionally, every character was voiced by either Black and Gass.
Each of the six episodes will feature songs from the new album. As each episode is premiered, the track that was presented in it will be made available via digital music platforms.
As for the album’s theme, the press release reads: