Tool

Tool Seem Pretty Stoked to Be a Jeopardy! Question

January 14, 2020, was a huge day for people hoping to one day hear the words "Maynard James Keenan" exit Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek's mouth.
Maggie Serota / January 15, 2020

Tool’s Danny Carey Pays Tribute to Neil Peart in San Diego

Tool are currently on tour behind Fear Inoculum, their first new album in 13 years. During their show Friday night (January 10) at San Diego's…
Rob Arcand / January 12, 2020

Tool to Headline Bonnaroo 2020

Tool is continuing to rock audiences in 2020, and are doing so beyond its Fear Inoculum tour. The Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival announced on…
Anna Chan / January 7, 2020

Tool’s Fear Inoculum Just Earned a Pair of Grammy Nominations

Tool fans aren't the only ones impressed with Fear Inoculum, the band's fifth studio album. The Recording Academy announced on Wednesday, November 20, that Tool has…
Anna Chan / November 20, 2019

Tool Give Fans an Expanded Dose of Fear Inoculum This Holiday Season

Tool have announced the release of "an expanded book edition" of the band's 2019 album Fear Inoculum. The new edition of the critically acclaimed album…
Maggie Serota / November 13, 2019

Tool Are Extending Their North American Tour Into 2020

Tool aren't ready to end their post-Fear Inoculum victory lap just yet. The prog-metal band have announced a new set of North American tour dates…
Maggie Serota / November 11, 2019

The 40 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time

This article originally appeared in the September 2002 issue of SPIN. From Black Sabbath to Korn, here is the definitive list of records…
SPIN Staff / October 30, 2019

Tool’s Danny Carey Doesn’t Want to Wait 12 Years for Another Album Either

Vague but positive news for restless Tool fans: Drummer Danny Carey has set a tentative timeline of "hopefully not 12 years from now" for when…
Tosten Burks / September 18, 2019

Maynard James Keenan Posted a Thanos Meme About Taylor Swift on the Eve of Fear Inoculum Hitting No. 1

Tool's new album Fear Inoculum just claimed the No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 (the biggest debut for a rock album in over a year), but Maynard James…
Will Gottsegen / September 10, 2019

Tool’s Fear Inoculum Debuts at No.1 With Biggest Rock Album Opening Week In Over a Year

Tool's Fear Inoculum, the band's first album in 13 years, has reached #1 on the Billboard album charts in its opening week. As Billboard reports, this makes…
Winston Cook-Wilson / September 9, 2019

Maynard James Keenan on Justin Bieber: “He’s Probably a Good Kid”

As the content gods demanded, Zane Lowe asked Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan about his minor spat with Justin Bieber. In case you missed it,…
Tosten Burks / September 5, 2019

Maynard James Keenan Says Fear Inoculum Was “Fantastic 8 Years Ago” in New Interview

In a new interview with BBC Radio 1's Daniel P Carter, Maynard James Keenan shed some light on the long road to Tool's new album Fear…
Will Gottsegen / September 3, 2019

Tool Time: Fear Inoculum Dance Party Breaks Out at Burning Man

Burning Man overlapped with Tool's album release day this year, which likely created a dilemma for prog-metal fans who had to make a choice between…
Maggie Serota / September 3, 2019

Which Tool Album Is the Best?

After what felt like an interminably long wait (13 years, to be exact), Tool finally released their fifth full-length album, Fear Inoculum, on August 30. We…
SPIN Staff / September 3, 2019

Tool Is Touring This Fall to Support Fear Inoculum

Following the release of their long-awaited fifth studio album Fear Inoculum, Tool have announced a North American tour set to kick off in October. Tickets…
Maggie Serota / August 30, 2019
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