CONTENTS Am 16- 30 November 1’; #5535210 WE 8 NEWS IN BRIEF
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30 BOOKS 32 COMICS 33 CLUBS 4O COMEDY 42 FILM
63 MUSIC 66 RECORDS 83 THEATRE 91 TV
92 VISUAL ART
Cover story: Tenacious D I Liie&Style
Jack Black is one of the funniest film actors on the planet right now, but when he’s got his Tenacious D hat on, he’s deadly serious. Well, kinda. Just watch him and his musical partner Kyle Gass wield their heavy metal acoustic guitars, and you’re in no doubt: this band is serious — ‘05 CLASSIFIED and seriously in your face. We interviewed them twice for this issue, I and one of our meetings will not go down well with healthy eating campaigners around Scotland. Tenacious D explore the finer aspects 112 ANSWER MACHINE; of traditional Scottish food in our exclusive interview on page 14. PAUL BUCHANAN
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