Isis, who are coming down to Australia for the Soundwave Festival, have lined up a couple of gigs in New Zealand. One in Auckland, and another in Wellington – too bad Southern Islanders! The gigs are: SFBH, Wellington (18+), Monday February 15th Transmission Room, Auckland (All Ages and Licensed) Tuesday February 16th Tickets go on sale August 24th from Moshtix (0800MOSHTIX, www.moshtix.co.nz and Real Groovy) and www.undertheradar.co.nz. According to Aaron Harris‘ Twitter… Read More »Isis schedule NZ Gigs
The first announcement of acts for next years Soundwave Festival has been released. As rumored for a while now, Faith No More are the headline act. Other highlights on the bill include Meshuggah, Janes Addiction, Isis, Clutch, Baroness and much more. I will definitely be there in Adelaide!
Ipecac has announced a new batch of Isis tour dates including plenty of European ones: July 3, 2009 Roskilde, Denmark Roskilde Festival July 5, 2009 Cergy, France Furia Sound Festival July 6, 2009 Eindhoven, Netherlands Effenaar July 8, 2009 Bochum, Germany BHF Langendreer July 9, 2009 Stuttgart, Germany Wagenhallen July 10, 2009 Dresden, Germany Beatpol July 11, 2009 Munich, Germany Feierwerk July 12, 2009 Bern, Switzerland Dachstock July 13, 2009… Read More »Isis European Tour Dates
dpddy on Toolarmy came across this cool gig poster by Adam Jones. It’s for the upcoming Faith No More show in Moscow later this year. Word is that Adam has also designed a poster for a coming Isis gig.
I’ve just finished listening to a brief interview with Aaron Turner from Isis, recorded by Andrew Haug for Triple J’s The Racket program (presumably what Three Hours Of Hour/Full Metal Racket is now called). Was a short interview, doesn’t really reveal a massive amount we don’t know, but he does discuss how Adam came to be involved in the record. It appears it mainly happened because Adam and Aaron Harris… Read More »Isis interview on Triple J
Here’s some dodgy Youtube video of Maynard giving an award to Isis at the recent Golden Gods Awards:
I’ve been away for a few days, and have missed out on several little bits and pieces of Tool related news. No tour news though, which is what people really want! Firstly, Maynard appears in the new movie Crank 2, which also features Danny Lohner, Mike Patton doing the soundtrack, and some dude from Linkin Park. Thanks to Ziggy and AZB for the tips. In another movie related item, apparently… Read More »News Catch-Up!
Ipecac Recordings (which celebrates it’s birthday today and have a newly updated website) has released a list of tour dates for Isis, all in North American apart from one in Japan: Apr. 19, 2009 Tokyo, Japan TBA May 15, 2009 San Diego, CA Casbah May 16, 2009 Tempe, AZ The Clubhouse May 17, 2009 Albuquerque, NM Launchpad May 19, 2009 Austin, TX Emo’s May 20, 2009 Dallas, TX Granada Theatre… Read More »Isis Tour, Big Business Mind the Drift
According to a recent post by Ipecac and Isis on Myspace: Our lovely friends at Newbury Comics is hosting the pre-order for the new Isis “Wavering Radiant” that gets released May 5th. Soooo order yours today and you’ll recieve an autographed booklet by the whole band! http://www.newburycomics.com/rel/v2_viewupc.php?storenr=103&upc=68923001132 What are ya waitin’ for?! Support your record stores!! I listened to the Wavering Radiant the other day, probably the best Isis album… Read More »Pre-Order Isis’ Wavering Radiant
The cover and tracklist for the new Isis album Wavering Radiant have been posted on Blabbermouth. The album, which features Adam Jones on two tracks will be released on Ipecac on the 5th of May. 01. Hall Of The Dead 02. Ghost Key 03. Hand Of The Host 04. Wavering Radiant 05. Stone To Wake A Serpent 06. 20 Minutes / 40 Years 07. Threshold of Transformation