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Tenacious D: MEN Arena, Manchester

Stephen Dalton, The Times, 15 December 2006

NO ORDINARY BAND could have made their Manchester debut by packing the city's largest rock venue. But Tenacious D pulled off this impressive feat, thanks largely to the star power of Jack Black and a recently released film about the duo's fictionalised exploits. "Did anyone see the motion picture?" enquired Black's musical partner, Kyle Gass. "It wasn't bad … "

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