Tool Cancel Austrian show!

According to a post on Toolband/Army, Tool have been forced to cancel the upcoming show at the Frequency Festival in Austria.  It looks like Maynard has contracted a throat infection and isn’t able to perfrom.  No word on if any other dates will be cancelled. Let’s all hope for a speedy recovery for Maynard, and hopefully a minimal disruption for the remainder of the tour!

Russian Circles to support Tool in UK

Thanks to the Tool Hotline who tell me that Chicago band Russian Circles will be supporting Tool on the three UK dates on the upcoming tour.  Sounds like they got the job because Isis, Pelican and These Arms Are Snakes weren’t available, that and Justin Chancellor seemed to like their music.  Check out how they got the gig in this Drowned In Sound interview, then go and have a listen… Read More »Russian Circles to support Tool in UK

Tool Play Manchester

Toolband/Army are reporting that Tool are playing at the Apollo Theatre in Manchester on the 23rd of August.  No word yet on whether or not Oasis are supporting…..

Official European Tool Dates

Toolband/Army today posted an official list of European tour dates. No word on if this is a complete list or if there are more dates to come: Aug 9 – Oslo, Norway @ Oya Festival Aug 11 – Germany (near Hannover) @ M’era Luna Festival Aug 12 – Katowice, Poland @ Spodek – Metal Hammer Festival Aug 13 – Budapest, Hungary @ Sziget Festival Aug 15 – Salzburg, Austria @… Read More »Official European Tool Dates

New Tour Dates, Sydney NIN Tickets

More dates have been leaking out over the last few days. Firstly, Cihan tells ma that Tool are playing in Istanbul on the 7th of September. Tickets can apparently be purchased here . Edit: And I forgot to mention that Buman from the Norwegian Tool Fan Site says that Tool are playing Øyafestivalen which is a summer festival in Oslo, Norway on the 9th of August. There are also a… Read More »New Tour Dates, Sydney NIN Tickets

More Tool Dates

Robert tells me that some more European Tool dates are creeping out: Metal Hammer Festival Poland – 12th August Gampel Open Air Festival Switzerland – 16th August Brixton Academy London (Second show) – 22nd August Jahrhunderhalle Germany – 26th August

Various Euro Tool Dates

Plenty of European Tool dates have been surfacing recently, including these: England – Brixton Academy August 21 2007 Germany – Area 4 Festival August Austria – Frequency Festival France – Rock Ein Seine August 25th 2007 Italy – Independant Days Festival September 2nd 2007 Thanks to Rob, Toolband Italy, The Tool Hotline and probably others for the tips

Pre Sales, Italia, COSM

According to Toolband/Army Pre-Sales for several newly announced Tool shows are happening on Friday the 20th of April. Tickets then go on sale publically the next day. In other touring news, Tool are also playing with Nine Inch Nails at the Independant Days Festival in Italy this September. Thanks to Jurden and Mattia for the tip there. Finally, it looks like Alex Grey is visiting Italy later this year. Alex… Read More »Pre Sales, Italia, COSM

Hungary for Tool?

According to, it looks like Tool will be playing with Napalm Death on the Sziget Festival in Budapest in August. Hi to all our Hungarian readers!  Thanks to Att for the tip Oh, and for those of you that haven’t worked it out yet, the latest post regarding Danny’s injury on Toolshed is an April Fools joke.

Tool confrimed on German festival?

According to newdawn73 from Toolarmy Tool have been confirmed as playing on the German M’era Luna Festival in August later this year.  Presumably this is the first of many dates for the next European tour. Just as a slight editorial, the next lot of touring (which should include Australia and New Zealand) will quite possibly be the last tour for Tool for a while.  The next chance to see Tool… Read More »Tool confrimed on German festival?