Tag Archives: Justin Chancellor

Maynard James Keenan says Tool’s ‘Fear Inoculum’ was “fantastic eight years ago”

Posted by on September 3, 2019

Maynard James Keenan and bassist Justin Chancellor appeared on the BBC Radio 1‘s Rock Show With Daniel P Carter program where they discussed Tool’s first new album in 13 yrs Fear Inoculum (read our review here). Keenan spoke to the question of why it took thirteen years: “I think a lot of it just that age […]

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Tool update: Justin Chancellor says they’re “90% there” with new album

Posted by on June 26, 2017

This past Saturday (24), Tool wrapped up their Summer  tour by playing their largest headlining show ever, along with the likes of Primus, Clutch, Fantomas, The Melvins and more. Before that, however, bassist Justin Chancellor sat down with the Metal Sucks podcast to talk about a bunch of stuff, including the follow-up to 2006’s 10,000 Days. […]

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Here’s another Tool album update, this time from a band member

Posted by on December 12, 2016

A long time ago, Tool put out an album. And while we’ve been throwing the follow-up to 2016’s 10,000 Days in our “albums we’re looking forward to in 20–” list for years now, there’s been little progress to report. There has been some news to report here and there, but usually it’s from Tool’s webmaster, and […]

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Tool bassist insists new album is in the oven

Posted by on September 14, 2016

It’s been a few weeks since we heard the last rumor, update or news regarding that new Tool album we’ve been expecting for the past decade (that’s 3812 days since 10,000 days) and we’re not sure if we’re anywhere near on getting it soon. But according to Tool’s bassist Justin Chancellor, the album is coming soon. During […]

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Tool settle legal woes; supposedly making progress on new album

Posted by on March 15, 2015

Last month, Maynard James Keenan gave us a little hope that Tool was “slowly” making progress on its new album. Now Adam Jones is giving fans further hope about a new Tool album, revealing that the band’s long lasting legal issues have finally come to an end. Tool admitted last year that a lawsuit going […]

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Maynard James Keenan gives an actual update on Tool’s new album

Posted by on February 26, 2015

We’ve been getting mixed signals regarding the progress behind Tool’s long awaited new album for years now. At this point, we’ve lost track at how many times a promising update about a new album seemed to get debunked shortly after (though to be fair, legal issues have gotten in the way). That’s why it’s rather […]

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Tool announce first American dates since 2012

Posted by on January 21, 2014

While there’s still nothing definitive about when Tool will be coming out with their fifth full length album, even if signs seem to be pointing to this year, at least fans of the band will be able to see them play live again. The band have announced a handful of dates in the midwest and […]

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Danny Carey Doesn’t Rule Out New Tool Album In 2013, Contributes To New Superman Film Score

Posted by on February 7, 2013

Earlier this week, Maynard James Keenan broke our hearts when he stated that a new album from Tool wasn’t coming out this year. Now comes drummer Danny Carey giving us a glimpse of hope that new music could see the light of day in 2013. During an interview with New Zealand radio station The Rock […]

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Tool Member Injured In Scooter Accident

Posted by on January 30, 2013

While information is still scant, a member of Tool suffered broken ribs and a dislocated shoulder in a CEspa accident. According to the band’s site, the injury has pushed back album sessions over a week. From Toolband.com: The New Year started off on a bad note as far as writing and arranging sessions for Tool’s […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Replacements

Posted by on January 8, 2013

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. Last week, the metal world was thrown for a loop when Anthrax guitarist Rob Caggiano left the band to concentrate on his production work. Actually, it was the second time Caggiano had left the band, as Dan Spitz had a […]

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