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Tool's Adam Jones Offers Update on Band's New Album

Tool’s Adam Jones Offers Update on Band’s New Album

Adam Jones recently sat down with Rolling Stone to give up an update on all things Tool. According to the guitarist, the band has 20 song ideas they’re working on for their new record, the long-awaited follow up to 2006’s ‘10,000 Days.’ Not all of them, however, will make the final cut. Said Jones, “Things […]

Tool Announce U.S. Tour Dates for 2016

Tool Announce U.S. Tour Dates for 2016

After performing only one show in 2015, Tool have announced a string of January, 2016 live dates. All shows will feature Primus as main support, as well as L.A.-based industrial metal band 3Teeth. Check out all the tour dates below: Jan. 9 – San Diego, CA – Viejas Arena Jan. 13 – San Antonio, TX – […]

Watch Tool Dress as Led Zeppelin on a Cover of "No Quarter"

Watch Tool Dress as Led Zeppelin on a Cover of “No Quarter”

For their only live show of 2015—a headlining set at the Monster Mash Music Fest in Tempe, Arizona, on Halloween—the members of Tool dressed in costume as Led Zeppelin during a cover of the latter band’s “No Quarter.” The performance marked Tool’s first live appearance since March 2014, and their only scheduled show for the foreseeable […]

List: Before They Were Famous

List: Before They Were Famous

Sometimes artists come into the public eye fully formed…other times, not so much. Below, check out ten famous musicians who went through some interesting growing pains before becoming hard rock and metal gods. 1. Tony Iommi Back when Black Sabbath were still called Earth, Tony Iommi stepped out for a moment to play with fellow […]

Viral Video: Anthony Vincent's Original Song in the Style of Tool, Motörhead, and More

Viral Video: Anthony Vincent’s Original Song in the Style of Tool, Motörhead, and More

You may remember Anthony Vincent from his hit viral videos in which he covers pop songs in 20 different styles. Now Vincent has created an original song in honor of his fans, “City Street,” and performs it in the style of Tool, Motörhead, Cannibal Corpse, and more. Check it out below and let us know […]

Tool Wins Eight-Year Lawsuit, Progresses on New Album

Tool Wins Eight-Year Lawsuit, Progresses on New Album

  Metal icons Tool have announced that after eight years, the band has finally ended their lawsuit with visual artist Cam De Leon. Earlier this month the legal proceedings came to a close, with a ruling in the band’s favor. In a recent interview with Yahoo, Tool guitarist Adam Jones summed up and explained their […]

Motorhead's Mikey Dee Confirms Tool Are in the Studio

Motorhead’s Mikey Dee Confirms Tool Are in the Studio

Thanks to Mikey Dee of Motorhead, we finally have confirmation that Tool are back in the studio. Judging by the video, it seems Motorhead and Tool are recording in the same studio. When Dee happened to be on a break, he went to the lounge and found Adam Jones jamming with Motorhead guitarist, Phil Campbell. […]

Tool's Danny Carey and Mastodon's Brent Hinds form Supergroup, Release New Songs

Tool’s Danny Carey and Mastodon’s Brent Hinds form Supergroup, Release New Songs

Tool’s Danny Carey, Mastodon’s Brent Hinds, Burning Brides’ Dmitri Coats, and Jimmy Hayward have teamed up to form a new supergroup called Legend of the Seagullmen. The band has released two new songs for streaming, “The Deep-Sea Diver” and “Ships Wreck,” which can be found on Consequence of Sound’s website.

Classic Video: Tool Perform "Sober" and More at Small Club in 1992 [Full Show]

Classic Video: Tool Perform “Sober” and More at Small Club in 1992 [Full Show]

Today, January 15, 2015, is Tool guitarist Adam Jones’ 50th birthday. This, as well as the band’s recent album tease, has put us in a Tool mood. So we’ve been blowing off work and instead watching classic video performances. We stumbled across one that’s particularly cool from 1992. The following video, which is billed as […]

The Best Internet Meme Reactions to Tool Album Update

The Best Internet Meme Reactions to Tool Album Update

Yesterday, the admins over at Tool’s Facebook page posted the following message: “Starting the New Year off on a positive note, ADAM arrives at the LOFT with an ending for a new TOOL arrangement and gets the nod of approval by the others. As long as they don’t start with the ending, that’s good news!” […]