Tool “72826” Demo on Ebay

A rare cope of the Tool demo cassette 72826 has found its way onto Ebay.  For those that don’t know, this demo contains studio versions of Cold & Ugly and Jerk-off, as well as slightly different versions of Hush, Part Of Me, Crawl Away and Sober.  Bidding is currently at US$182 and continues for another 11 hours.  Good luck!

Melvins 25th Birthday Celebrations!

According to a recent blog post on Myspace: That’s right! The Melvins celebrate their Silver Anniversary this year! Lots of fun and surprises are coming! To kick off the festivities, the boys are doing some select shows performing the Houdini record in it’s entirety. One Mr. Trevor Dunn will be handling the bass duties while the Big Business boys are touring their new album “Mind The Drift”. Also along for… Read More »Melvins 25th Birthday Celebrations!

Puscifer Presale

gregrohmer from Toolarmy made a post today that tells us that there is a pre-sale for the LA Puscifer gig.  To obtain tickets you will need the pre-sale password.  Just to make marginally hard for scalpers to obtain, I’ve created a small hint for you:  What is the second word, of track 6 on V is for Vagina? Pre-sale tickets are up for grabs, presumably via Ticketmaster between 10 and… Read More »Puscifer Presale

Puscifer LA date details

Some more details in regards to the coming Puscifer date in LA have been posted on Blabbermouth: Tickets for PUSCIFER at Club Nokia are $49, plus any additional service fees. A limited number of Gold Circle tickets ($125) will be available with a private wine tasting featuring selections from Keenan‘s vineyard in Club Nokia’s VIP Room. A handful of tickets will be sold for $295 and will include a signed bottle of wine… Read More »Puscifer LA date details

Faith No More reunion

Something that I’m sure will appeal to most Tool fans – a recent press release from Mike Patton‘s publicist has revealed that Faith No More will be reforming for a series of European gigs this year: MIKE PATTON SCORES FIRST FEATURE FILM, CRANK 2: HIGH VOLTAGE LOS ANGELES, Feb. 24-Mike Patton (Fantômas, Faith No More, Mr. Bungle, Peeping Tom and the forthcoming Mondo Cane amongst others) has just completed his… Read More »Faith No More reunion

Maynard to feature in Documentary

According to a recent post on Blabbermouth: a documentary about the efforts of TOOL frontman Maynard James Keenan and his partner Eric Glomski to establish a wine-making industry in Arizona’s Verde Valley is about to go into production. According to Keenan‘s publicist, the film will be co-directed by Christopher Pomerenke and Ryan Page, the same team that made the acclaimed music documentaries “Moog” and “The Heart Is A Drum Machine”.… Read More »Maynard to feature in Documentary

Puscifer Reviews

A couple of Puscifer Reviews have popped up, on from a reader and Toolarmy member, and the other a more professional review from IGN. Cirkus from Toolarmy shared his review of the Puscifer Experience, as well as a photo of the setlist: friday: was able to get a quick glimpse of the stage during soundcheck and was able to hear 2 songs being rehearsed. full details under the fellowship board,… Read More »Puscifer Reviews

The Melvins: Pick Your Battles

The Melvins have a new live release coming out this year. Called Pick Your Battles, it features a collaboration with comic artist Brian Walsby and features live track from two shows – one in 1989 and the other in 2008. These are limited to 3000 so don’t waste time if you’d like to secure a copy: Once again, Mr. Brian Walsby has compiled a collection of edgy, biting comic art… Read More »The Melvins: Pick Your Battles