Fan First

Fan First: Tool, A Perfect Circle, Puscifer's Maynard James Keenan Career-Spanning Interview

On the new episode of Revolver's "Fan First" podcast, Maynard James Keenan (Tool, A Perfect Circle, Puscifer) gives a rare life- and project-spanning interview, diving deep into his personal journey as a fan and a musician. We return to his origins with Black Sabbath and Joni Mitchell and retrace his path to discovering a diverse cross-section of artists, from KISS and Devo to Black Flag and Minor Threat. Keenan also discusses the writing process with Tool's Danny Carey and Puscifer's Mat Mitchell, explains why he and Puscifer co-vocalist Carina Round are twins, and shares what his goal was at the dawn of the Tool era, among many, wide-ranging topics. Watch here, and for more MJK, check out the newly launched Puscifer TV and Puscifer's two recently released soundtracks, Existential Reckoning: Live at Arcosanti and Billy D and the Hall of Feathered Serpents featuring Money $hot.