Contact Us

Tool

Video Rewind: Stone Temple Pilots, Nine Inch Nails, Judas Priest + Tool

Stone Temple Pilots
StoneTemplePilots.com

Loudwire has teamed up with Consequence of Sound's Rock It Out! Blog to bring you the biggest and best hard rock and heavy metal news all in one place! In this first video recap, we speak with Rock It Out! Blog's Sami Jarroush about Stone Temple Pilots, Nine Inch Nails, Judas Priest and Tool!

Read More

Tool Guitarist Adam Jones Marries Korin Faught, Couple Expecting First Child

Adam Jones proposal
WWE.com

Congratulations to Tool guitarist Adam Jones! The trailblazing axeman married artist Korin Faught during a ceremony last month in San Francisco. On top of that, there's more good news as the couple are expecting their first child.

Read More

Filed Under: , Category: Metal, News, Rock

Has Maynard James Keenan Begun Writing Vocal Parts for Tool’s Fifth Full-Length Album?

Puscifer Entertainment
Puscifer Entertainment

Tool fans are more rabid than ever for a new album. The brilliant act released '10,000 Days' in 2006, but ever since, there has been a brutal drought of Tool material. Rumblings of writing sessions have been widely covered, but in each update, vocalist Maynard James Keenan had not yet entered into the band's writing process. However, it seems like that may have changed.

Read More

Filed Under: , Category: Metal, News, Rock

Lesser Key (Featuring Former Tool Bassist Paul D’Amour) Reveal Music Video for ‘Intercession’

Paul D'Amour
Facebook: Feersum Ennjin

Founding Tool bassist Paul D'Amour has just released the single 'Intercession' from his new band Lesser Key. The group is scheduled to release their debut EP in late 2013 via Sumerian Records.

Read More

Filed Under: , , Category: News, Rock, Songs, Videos

Tool Drummer Danny Carey Recalls Wild Events Involving Ministry’s Al Jourgensen

Danny Carey / Al Jourgensen
Frazer Harrison, Getty Images / 13th Planet

The authorized biography of Ministry mastermind Al Jourgensen was released on July 9 and the book features perhaps the most insane rockstar stories ever compiled. Jourgensen is in the same league as Ozzy Osbourne when it comes to wild experiences, and during our recent chat with Tool / Volto! drummer Danny Carey, we asked the percussionist to verify one of our personal favorite tales from the book.

Read More

Drummer Danny Carey Talks Debut Volto! Album, How the Music Differs From Tool + More

Danny Carey Volto
Photo by Tas Limur

Tool stickman Danny Carey is widely known as one of the finest drummers in rock and metal. The percussionist's skill behind the kit is nearly unmatched, providing complex and brilliantly composed foundations to Tool's entire unique discography. Carey has now taken his precision to the project Volto! and we recently spoke to Carey all about his new instrumental band.

Read More

Drummer Danny Carey Says New Tool Album Most Likely to Surface in Early 2014

Tool
Tool Dissectional

Currently, in the world of rock, there is perhaps no album more anticipated than Tool's fifth full-length disc. Both vocalist Maynard James Keenan and drummer Danny Carey have commented on the possibility of a 2013 release throughout this year, the duo having even offered conflicting expectations at times. However, with the year more than half over, Danny Carey now reveals that a 2013 release for Tool's next album is highly unlikely.

Read More

Filed Under: , Category: Exclusive, Metal, New Albums, News, Rock

Tool Classics Turned Into Lullabies by Twinkle Twinkle Little Rock Star

Tool's Maynard James Keenan
Gary Miller, Getty Images

For a while now, we've been lamenting our own childhoods; not for any profound reasons, but simply because Twinkle Twinkle Little Rock Star didn't exist when we were infants. For a few years now, the company has been turning the world's most popular music into lullabies for your restless children, with Tool being the latest to receive the TTLRS treatment.

Read More

Filed Under: Category: Metal, New Albums, News, Rock

Maynard James Keenan Donates Platinum Tool and A Perfect Circle Plaques for Tornado Relief

Maynard James Keenan
Beleaver

In response to the tornadoes that recently hit Oklahoma, Tool / A Perfect Circle / Puscifer singer Maynard James Keenan has reached out to help the state's Animal Resource Center. The center was damaged by the tornadoes, so to raise money for the Animal Resource Center's recovery, Keenan is auctioning off the platinum plaques he received for Tool's 'Undertow' and A Perfect Circle's 'Mer de Noms.'

Read More

Tool’s ‘Lateralus’ Revamped Into Imaginative Guitar Percussion Cover

Tool
Tool Dissectional

Tool fans, prepare to be impressed. One of the band's signature tracks, 'Lateralus,' which we recently named the greatest metal song of the 21st century, has been covered acoustically by musician Sambo Ray Jr. Putting your own spin on the complex 'Lateralus' is impressive enough, but Sambo doesn't only cover the part of Adam Jones, he brings the role of drummer Danny Carey into the mix.

Read More

Filed Under: Category: Metal, News, Rock, Songs, Videos

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://loudwire.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Loudwire quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on Loudwire quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!