For The Metal Voice former Anthrax singer Neil Turbin interviewed Film Star and Tenacious D member Jack Black at this years Annual Bowl for Ronnie James Dio Charity on October 25 2018. Turbin also spoke to CEO of The Hall of Heavy Metal History Pat Gesualdo.
Watch the interview here:
When asked about Jack Black’s Favorite Ronnie James Dio song
“I love Ronnie James Dio it’s impossible to pick a favorite but I would say Stand up and Shout, I put that song on when I need to pump up, when I need to bring the energy. Also Neon Knights, the first song I even heard that I really liked it off of Black Sabbath Heaven and Hell. Man on the Silver Mountain, pretty much every band he was in he brought magic to it, incredible career, incredible dude. ”
When asked if he was working on any new movies or albums
“I am suppose to start working on Jumanji 2 but now just rehearsing for the Tenacious D tour we have an album coming out November 1 2018.”
When asked Pat Gesualdo if there will be another Hall of Heavy Metal history induction ceremony this year
“We have an induction show coming up it’s going to be great, we have Jeff Scott Soto (Sons of Apollo) who will be there. It will be on January 23 2018 in Anaheim California at the Marriot Delta the day before NAMM 2019. We also also branching out over the years we are doing live events. We are adding Bloodstock Festival as well as continuing witho ut festival partner Wacken where we inducted Judas Priest and Doro in 2018. ”
“Bowl For Ronnie” celebrity bowling party, benefiting the Ronnie James Dio Stand Up And Shout Cancer Fund, which was held on Thursday, October 25 at PINZ Bowling Center in Studio City, California. The event was hosted by television and radio personality Eddie Trunk.