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Review: Tenacious D

Tenacious D fans unable to secure tickets to Tuesday's sold-out concert at the Uptown Theater might howl in a combination of delight and dismay upon learning that a twenty-foot phallus served as the backdrop for the comedic rock duo. The overtly vulgar display might have offended the uninitiated, but the act's deeply devoted fans smiled throughout Tenacious D's one-hour-and-forty-five-minute performance. Very few entertainers generate as much maniacal passion in their fans as Tenacious D. The obsessive enthusiasm exhibited by many members of the audience of about 2,500 caused them to resemble substance-abusing versions of the Trekkies infatuated by Star Trek....