Tool settle lawsuit; continue working on new album

The lawsuit that Tool have been dealing with for nearly a decade has come to a close and in their favor – here are some details surrounding the lawsuit courtesy of The PRP. Guitarist Adam Jones was recently interviewed by Yahoo where he provided a synopsis of the legal drama and some insight into what’s…

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Maynard James Keenan provides update on Tool album

Tool vocalist Maynard James Keenan has provided an update on the status of the band’s forthcoming, highly anticipated new effort. The frontman issued the following statement alongside the image below via Puscifer’s Instagram account: “I’ve been making regular trips to LA to check on the writing progress of my Tool brethren. Things a progressing nicely…

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Tool, Mastodon, and Off! members join forces in Legend Of The Seagullmen

Yet another side project has emerged featuring prominent musicians. The outfit this article is about is called Legend Of The Seagullmen and features Tool drummer Danny Carey, Mastodon/Giraffe Tongue Orchestra guitarist Brent Hinds, and Off!/Burning Brides guitarist Dimitri Coats. The band is currently streaming two track titled “The Deep-Sea Diver” and “Ships Wreck” via their…

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Tool continue writing new record

Tool are still in the writing phase of their forthcoming record. However, the band are making progress as indicated by this post made to the band’s Facebook recently: “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…

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Adam Jones shares photo of Tool in the studio

Tool guitarist Adam Jones has shared another studio picture to his Instagram, check it out below. This picture features the entire band sitting in front of a soundboard and was tagged #SmokeOnTheHorizon. The same hashtag on his previous post. Could it be the title of the band’s new record? I guess we’ll have to wait…

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Progress on Tool’s new record is well underway

Tool have been working on the follow-up to 2006’s 10,000 Days for a couple of years now with only tidbits of information here and there of progress on the effort. Some more news has been made available on where the band are in terms of completing the record. Guitarist Adam Jones has posted the picture…

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Tool Update

In a recent interview with Metal Hammer, guitarist Adam Jones discussed some legal issues that the band has been dealing with as well as some new information concerning the new record. Creating mind-bending music using odd time signatures and polyrhythms is just another day for the band; the new record will be no different. Jones…

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