The highly anticipated film “Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny” will likely begin shooting in March, group member Kyle Gass tells Billboard.com. Beforehand, Gass and partner Jack Black will hit the studio with the Dust Brothers’ John King to record new songs for the soundtrack, which is expected to double as the next Tenacious D album.
King Kong.” And although the specific dates are still in flux, Gass has Tenacious D’s master plan already set in stone.
“I’m sure New Line would love to have the movie come out by Christmas next year,” he says. “Then, we’ll embark on the Tenacious D world tour. Then, we’ll make the really bad sequel. But we’ll make zillions of dollars. Then, one more crappy album and that is it. We are done. The goal is to not ever have to do it again.”