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Tool’s Danny Carey Recording New Music

Tool’s Danny Carey Recording New Music

Yesterday we reported here that Tool had announced, via their website newsletter, that they entered the studio to commence recording their new album over Thanksgiving. The band has since updated the recent newsletter to calrify that the recordings sessions over the holiday were in fact for Tool drummer Danny Carey’s side project VOLTO! (Carey is […]

Photos: Puscifer, Live in Philadelphia

Photos: Puscifer, Live in Philadelphia

Puscifer, the experimental rock group led by Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan, performed what looks like a root-tootin’ set in Philadelphia last week. Photographer Derek Brad was on hand to tangle with Keenan’s tumbleweeds. Let us know what you think of how the concert looks in the comments section.

Exclusive: Feersum Ennjin Premiere “The Fourth,” Featuring Tool’s Danny Carey

Exclusive: Feersum Ennjin Premiere “The Fourth,” Featuring Tool’s Danny Carey

Feersum Ennjin, the new band led by former Tool bassist Paul D’Amour (pictured left), are releasing their self-titled debut on November 22. The release date was moved back a week, from the originally announced November 15, so the group could add a new song, “The Fourth,” featuring Tool drummer Danny Carey. This marks the first […]

Exclusive: Johnny Wore Black Premiere “All the Rage,” Featuring Megadeth’s David Ellefson

Exclusive: Johnny Wore Black Premiere “All the Rage,” Featuring Megadeth’s David Ellefson

Check out the debut single from the band led by British former Royal Marine Commando Jay Coen.

Puscifer Perform on ‘Late Show with David Letterman’

Puscifer Perform on ‘Late Show with David Letterman’

Puscifer, led by Tool and A Perfect Circle frontman Maynard James Keenan, made their network television debut last night on CBS’ Late Show with David Letterman. The band played the title track off their new album, Conditions of My Parole. Watch the video below and tell us what you think of it in the comments.

Former Tool Bassist Paul D’Amour Moves ‘Feersum Ennjin’ Release Date to Add New Song With Danny Carey

Former Tool Bassist Paul D’Amour Moves ‘Feersum Ennjin’ Release Date to Add New Song With Danny Carey

The group Feersum Ennjin, which features former Tool bassist Paul D’Amour, have announced that they are pushing the release date of their self-titled debut to November 22. The reason they’re doing this is to add a new song, “The Fourth,” to the LP that features Tool drummer Danny Carrey. This marks the first time the […]

Maynard James Keenan Talks Puscifer, Dirty Words, and How the Band 311 Ruins His Wine

Maynard James Keenan Talks Puscifer, Dirty Words, and How the Band 311 Ruins His Wine

Maynard James Keenan has handily extended his reputation as metal’s premiere weird-merchant with Conditions of My Parole, the second full-length by his oddball dust devil Puscifer, via his like-titled record label. Holding a motley assemblage of outlaws hostage in his Merkin Vineyards in the Arizona desert (including indie rocker Carina Round and spasmodic Mars Volta […]

Exclusive: Founding Tool Bassist Paul D’Amour Premieres Song by New Band Feersum Ennjin

Exclusive: Founding Tool Bassist Paul D’Amour Premieres Song by New Band Feersum Ennjin

Paul D’Amour, the original bassist of Tool, returns to the world of heavy music with Feersum Ennjin’s self-titled debut on November 15, marking his first foray into hard rock since he parted ways with Maynard James Keenan, Adam Jones, and Danny Carey in 1995. In anticipation of the album, Feersum Ennjin are unleashing the song […]

Review: Puscifer – Conditions of My Parole

Review: Puscifer – Conditions of My Parole

Puscifer is where Tool and A Perfect Circle frontman/celebrity wine enthusiast Maynard James Keenan goes when he really wants to get weird. Puscifer albums, as strange as they are, usually follow a familiar pattern and the occasionally awesome Parole is no exception: There are lots of crack session players, this time including Brit singer Carina […]

Puscifer Announce Tour Dates, Performance on ‘The Late Show’

Puscifer Announce Tour Dates, Performance on ‘The Late Show’

Maynard James Keenan’s Puscifer project have announced dates for their North American tour, beginning in November. The band, who are touring in support of sophomore release, Conditions of My Parole, are expected to announce more dates shortly. In addition to the Tool and A Perfect Circle frontman, Puscifer’s touring lineup will also include Mat Mitchell, […]