Entertainment Weekly - p.127
"[The album] makes plenty of room for both foul-mouthed gag lyrics and full-throated homages to the swaggering majesty of Led Zeppelin and Dio." -- Grade: B+
Alternative Press - p.142
"THE PICK OF DESTINY makes its mark with pennywhistle-enhanced songs about Bigfoot, post-breakup ballads and guest shots from Dave Grohl."
Kerrang (Magazine) - p.57
"[D]rums are provided by none other than Dave Grohl and he adds a solid backbone to all the rockier material here."
Tenacious D: Kyle Gass, Jack Black .
Personnel: Kyle Gass, Jack Black (vocals, acoustic guitar); Dave Grohl (vocals, drums); Ronnie James Dio (vocals); Liam Lynch (guitar); John Konesky (electric guitar); John Spiker (Clavinet, background vocals); John King (drum programming).
Additional personnel: Meat Loaf (vocals); John Spiker (bass guitar); John Konesky, Dave Grohl, John King , Liam Lynch, Ronnie James Dio.
Audio Mixer: Ken Andrews.
Recording information: 606 Studio; Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA; Sony Scoring Stage; The Dell.