One guy tags an MP3 wrong and shares it, and suddenly people can't tell what band sings what SongMeanings is a place for discussion and discovery. It was a funny gig with other songs as well as sketches. General Comment This isn't Tenacious D. Oh, and Tenacious D has absolutely never done a cover of it as an album version. I believe this it the version you're looking for https: Note before you read:
The humor of this song comes from the bizarre juxtaposition of things that don't usually go together, in this case gayness and Eskimos.
That's another song that often suffers from this sort of fate. Yall prolly have some downloadedor burned copies of the song well those are miss labeled Sorry, they ahve sevarl Fan site onthe web if you look. The band you're looking for is named "Corky and the Juice Pigs", the name of the song is Eskimoand it's on their first album, sometimes called The Debut Album. And i guess they called themselves Corky and The Juice Pigs or whatever. The audio quality is terrible and it is obviously some kind of live concert, so I've been looking for the album this is on.
H2G2 is not really the best source for this sort of thing. Given that he says it sounds like "some kind of live concert", then it's most likely he's hearing the MadTV version, which was definitely not the D. More Corky and the Juice Pigs Lyrics. I have heard it on a Stephen Lynch album but I can't remember which one, try searching on amazon. I'm The Only Gay Eskimo song meanings. Dr Demento's 30th Anniversary Collection.