Tool News Stories
Tool shared some big new with fans via social media and their website. They have entered the recording studio to begin tracking the music
• Tool's Maynard James Keenan Updates Fans On New Album
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan took to social media to update fans on the progress for the band's long awaited album
• Maynard James Keenan Addresses Tool Album Summer Release Rumor
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan had some bad news via social media for fans
• Tool Star Says 'Music Is Done' for Long Awaited New Album
Tool's anticipated fifth studio album has been more than a decade in the making--and signs say it will be here very soon.
• Singled Out: Legend of The Seagullmen (Tool and Mastodon)
Legend of The Seagullmen (features members of Tool and Mastodon) are releasing their debut album on February 9th and to celebrate we asked Jimmy Hayward to tell us about the single 'The Fogger'.
• Tool Album Will Be Out In 2018 Says Band Member 2017 In Review
Tool Album Will Be Out In 2018 Says Band Member was a top 17 story of December 2017
• Tool Frontman Has Good And Bad News For Fans At Festival 2017 In Review
Tool Frontman Has Good And Bad News For Fans At Festival was a top 17 story of June 2017
• Tool Frontman Delivers Message To Entitled Snowflakes 2017 In Review
Tool Frontman Delivers Message To Entitled Snowflakes was a top 17 story of May 2017
• Tool's New Album 'Epic and Brutal' Says Tom Morello
According to Tom Morello, Tool's long-anticipated new album will be well worth the wait
• Tool Album Will Be Out In 2018 Says Band Member
It has been almost a dozen years since Tool released their last studio album '10,000 Days' but drummer Danny Carey
• Tool, A Perfect Circle, Avenged Sevenfold Lead Festival Lineup
The 2018 Rock On the Range festival lineup has been announced and it's a stacked one
• Math Teacher Uses Cardi B's 'Bodak Yellow' As Learning Tool
Cardi B.'s breakout anthem, 'Bodak Yellow,' continues to permeate pop culture in the most unexpected ways
• Tool's Maynard James Keenan Annoyed By Cellphones At Concerts
Tool and A Perfect Circle frontman Maynard James Keenan explains why he disapproves of the trend in recent years
• Tool's Maynard James Keenan Lilith Fair Request Was Rejected
Glamour magazine published a history of Lilith Fair on Wednesday (July 5), which included a strange anecdote about Tool
• Tool '90 Percent There' On Music For New Album
Tool bassist Justin Chancellor has revealed the good news for fans that the band has almost completed writing the music
• Tool Songs Get Literal Cover Treatment In New Online Video
Davie504, the bass-playing YouTuber who brought you the Red Hot Chili Peppers played with actual chili peppers
• Tool Frontman Has Good And Bad News For Fans At Festival
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan delivered quite a different message during the Governors Ball this weekend
• Tool Frontman Delivers Message To Entitled Snowflakes
Tool frontman and Army veteran Maynard James Keenan called on 'entitled snowflakes' to respect the military and law enforcement
• Tool's Special Guests For Festival Like Event Revealed
Tool's upcoming special one-off festival like event at the Glen Helen Amphitheater just got some more star power
• Tool, A Perfect Circle New Album Release Speculation Addressed
A Perfect Circle fans rejoiced when the band announced they were working on a new album back in March
• The Crystal Method Announce Summer Dates With Tool
The Crystal Method (a.k.a Scott Kirkland) will be hitting the road summer for a series of headline dates
• Tool Announce Special One-Off Show With Special Guests
Tool continue to surprise fans and their latest is the announcement that they will headlining a special concert
• Tool Add Even More Dates To North American Tour
Tool continue to share big news with fans. They have once again expanded their upcoming North American tour
• Tool Add New Dates To North American Tour
Tool announced that they have added several more stops to their upcoming North American tour
• Tool Announce North American Tour Dates
Tool fans are still waiting patiently for the band's new studio album but they won't have to wait too long to see the band perform live
• Tool Working On Vocals For Long Awaited New Album
Tool appear to be inching closer to completion of their long awaited new studio album
• Tool And Lorde Lead Governors Ball Lineup
The lineup for the 2017 Governors Ball has arrived and it's shaping up to be a star-studded weekend
• Tool Warn Fans Critical Of New Album Delay 2016 In Review
Tool made headlines in October when they issued a warning to fans about negative energy surrounding the long wait
• Tool, R. Kelly, Danger Mouse, 209 Others Supported 'Blurred Lines' Appeal 2016 In Review
Lawyers for Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams filed new motions regarding their 'Blurred Lines' lawsuit appeal
• Tool Feel Guilty About Delay Of New Album
Justin Chancellor says Tool feel guilty over the amount of time it's taken them to complete a follow-up to 2006 album 10,000 Days
• Maynard James Keenan Laments Tool's 'Tedious' Creative Process
Maynard James Keenan says Tool's creative process is slow and 'tedious' - and it drives him to work on other projects
• Maynard James Keenan Says Tool Album Delay Isn't Laziness
Maynard James Keenan insists he isn't being lazy when it comes to working on Tool's next album.
• Tool's Stinkfist Performed By String Orchestra
A string orchestra have released a video of their cover of Tool's Stinkfist.
• Tool Make Kid's Dream Come True At Recent Concert
Tool gave one young fan an experience he will never forget when they plucked him out of the crowd
• Tool's Danny Carey Diagnosed With 'Serious Staph Infection'
Tool drummer Danny Carey has been diagnosed with a 'serious staph infection' but he did not let the illness prevent him from playing
• Metallica and Tool Stars Have Running Joke About Album Delays
Metallica bassist Robert Trujillo has revealed he's regularly joked with Tool counterpart Justin Chancellor about each band's album delays.
• Maynard James Keenan Reveals Special Guests For Book Tour
Members of Soundgarden, Flaming Lips, A Perfect Circle and Puscifer will moderate Maynard James Keenan's forthcoming book tour.
• Tool's Schism Performed By 40-Piece Orchestra
Tool's Schism has been reimagined by a 40-piece orchestra. The group known as Metamorphestra have released a video
• Tool's Traumatic Inspiration Discussed By Maynard James Keenan
Maynard James Keenan's biography A Perfect Union of Contrary Things will arrive in bookstores November 8
• New Tool Music Their Best Ever Says Meshuggah Star
Meshuggah guitarist Marten Hagstrom says he's heard demos of the long-awaited Tool album, and described them as 'the best I've heard.'
• Tool Warn Fans Critical Of New Album Delay
In a newsletter posted to their website, Tool directed a lesson to all the negative fans out there who keep threatening to 'jump ship'
• Tool Member Promises New Album Will Be 'Awesome'
Tool bassist Justin Chancellor has promised fans the band's long-awaited new album will be 'awesome.'
• Tool, R. Kelly, Danger Mouse, 209 Others Support 'Blurred Lines' Appeal
Lawyers for Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams, have filed new motions regarding their 'Blurred Lines' lawsuit
• Tool's Maynard James Keenan Adds More Dates To Book Tour
Tool, A Perfect Circle and Puscifer frontman Maynard James Keenan has announced that he has added several new dates
• Tool Working 'Four Days A Week' On New Music
Tool have been working 'four days a week' on new material, according to their website
• Tool's Maynard James Keenan Adds Dates To Book Tour
Tool, A Perfect Circle and Puscifer frontman Maynard James Keenan has added two new stops to his book tour
• Tool's Maynard James Keenan Plans Book Tour
Tool, A Perfect Circle and Puscifer frontman Maynard James Keenan is switching gears from music to writing
• Tool Have Epic Songs Written For New Album
The shortest song on Tool's long-awaited upcoming fifth album clocks in at 12-minutes
• Maynard James Keenan Releases Authorized Biography Trailer
If you want a peek into the mind of Maynard James Keenan, you're about to get an exclusive inside look
• Tool and Avenged Sevenfold Lead AfterShock Festival Lineup
Details for the fifth annual AfterShock festival have been announced with Tool and Avenged Sevenfold headlining
• Tool Announce Select U.S. Tour Dates
Tool have announced that they'll play three US headline dates in October.
• Maynard James Keenan Announces Autobiography
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan has confirmed the publication of official biography A Perfect Union Of Contrary Things
• Tool Making Progress On New Album
Tool webmaster Blair McKenzie Blake says in a new update that the band have nearly completed work on the instrumental parts
• Maynard James Keenan Sounds Off On Online Trolls
Maynard James Keenan says a 'borderline extinction-level event' would save the world from online trolls
• Tool 'Can't Seem To Move Forward' On New Album Says Maynard
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan says in a new interview that work on the band's long-awaited fifth album has ground to a halt again
• Pucifer Announces 2016 U.S. Tour
Maynard James Keenan fans in America will have two opportunities to see the frontman perform live next year
• Avatar Recruit Tool Producer For New Album
Avatar have begun recording their as-yet-untitled sixth album with producer Sylvia Massy, who is best known for her work with System Of A Down and Tool
• Tool Add Dates To Upcoming U.S. Tour
Tool fans in several U.S. cities will have another reason to look forward to the new year as the band has revealed six additional dates to their upcoming 2016 winter tour
• Tool Star Gives Update On New Album's Progress
Tool recently announced a short US tour, and now we're getting more details about the status of their long-awaited fifth studio album.
• Tool Reveal 2016 U.S. Tour Dates
Tool have announced a list of US tour dates for January next year - with Primus revealed as the main support act
• Tool Announce Plans To Launch U.S. Tour In January
Tool fans may still be waiting for the band's next studio album but they won't have to wait much longer to see them live as the band revealed in an online post they are launching a U.S. tour in January
• Slipknot's Stage Show Inspired By Tool Not KISS
Corey Taylor says Slipknot's live stage show is inspired by Tool not KISS as widely believed
• Tool Frontman Calls Out 'Insufferable' Fans
Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan has called out fans who take the band too seriously - calling the fans that often miss the humor in the band's music 'insufferable'.
• Metallica Writes Pop Songs Says Depeche Mode Frontman
Depeche Mode frontman Dave Gahan says he can hear a correlation between his band and metal acts like Metallica.
• Tool's Keenan Avoiding Typical 'Kiss-And-Tell Crap' In Memoir
Maynard James Keenan says his upcoming biography won't be full of 'the kiss-and-tell crap' that often appears in similar memoirs.