Will Forte, Sarah Silverman, Jenny Slate also among performers at Tenacious D's music and comedy fest
Festival Supreme will aim to reign supreme in its fourth year, and the comedy/music extravaganza curated by Tenacious D’s Jack Black and Kyle Gass has enlisted some notable names to help with that mission. EW has learned that the reunited Flight of the Conchords, Weird Al Yankovic, Will Forte, Patton Oswalt, Sarah Silverman, Fred Armisen, Maya Rudolph, Tim Heidecker, Eric Andre, Jenny Slate, Mac DeMarco, and Garfunkel & Oates are among the acts set to perform.
Also on the Oct. 29 bill at the Shrine Expo Hall & Grounds in Los Angeles: The Vandals, Gelmania Nancy Whang, Brent Weinbach, Michael Carbonaro, FUFOBB featuring Kyle Newacheck, IHEARTCOMIX Supershow, Jonathan Toubin, and Tenacious DJ.
The space-themed Festival Supreme will feature a space disco as well as a retro-arcade with space-centric pinball machines and video games. Space!
Flight of the Conchords — the revived folk parody act featuring Jemaine Clement and Bret McKenzie — is announcing on Tuesday that its “Flight of the Conchords sing Flight of the Conchords” summer 2016 tour will expand, with shows added in Houston, Dallas, Phoenix, and L.A. (that final date being the Festival Supreme gig).
To enjoy the festival poster, simply scroll down. To purchase tickets, simply stare at the clock until Friday at 10 a.m. PT and then visit the Festival Supreme website.