According to Toolband/Army, Trey Gunn and Pat Mastelotto from King Crimson will be joining Tool on stage at the show in San Antonio, and then again in Corpus Christi. What a cool name for a town….. Also, it’s being reported that there’s going to be a second show in Hamilton on the 25th of June. No confirmation of that date just yet. Thanks to Dreadedhead1 of Toolarmy for the tip.… Read More »Trey & Pat from KC join Tool, More Hamilton? Tool Hotline Update
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Spongebob from Toolnavy pointed out that there is a Danny Carey drumskin from the New Zealand Big Day Out on Trade Me. The current bidding price is $100 (New Zealand I presume).
Tool Radio hosted by Justin Chancellor last Saturday can be streamed from the Triple J website. Check it out if you missed the live broadcast. NJM from alt.music.tool reckons he heard on Triple J that there will be a Tool interview on Full Metal Racket tonight. I can’t confirm this anywhere on the site, but if you want to tune in anyway, the show starts at 10pm tonight.
2L from alt.music.tool has posted a bootleg of the recent Tool show at the Sydney Entertainment Centre on the 24th of January, 2007. The bootleg only contains the first four tracks (Stinkfist, 46&2, Jambi and Schism) but is of pretty high quality. Here’s hoping the rest of the show is on the way. Download it here.
Well, I’m finally back home after the big Sydney Trip. I had planned on posting updates while I was down there, but a lack of time and a decent internet connection prevented me from doing so. Looks like several interesting things happened in the last few days: Blair posted some US Tour dates on Toolband/Army Danny confirmed that some of their shows are being recorded and that they plan to… Read More »Back from the Dead!
Sony Australia are holding a competition to win a Paiste Drum Cymbal signed by members of Tool (seems to be a common thing at the moment), Limited Edition Vinyl, a T-Shirt, a Poster and Tool’s current CD/DVD catalogue. All you have to do is enter a barcode from any Tool product and describe in 100 word or less what is your favorite Tool album and why. Make sure it sucks… Read More »Australian Tool Competition
Grumbunfunkle on Toolarmy posted today that he found this item for sale on Ebay. It’s a Paiste cymbal autographed by Danny Carey when he visited Billy Hydes in Sydney. Current bidding puts it at over $200 with still another six days left on the auction. Better have deep pockets if you want this one….
It looks like one of the dolls used for the Prison Sex video is up for auction on eBay. The description reads: Up for auction, this rarest of rare Tool collectables…. a doll model from Tool’s 1994 “Prison Sex” video, directed by Adam Jones. 100% authentic, this was a gift from Adam Jones. A very reluctant sale and major sacrifice, I’m very sad to have to let this go. I’m… Read More »Prison Sex Doll on eBay
Joelsy on Toolarmy pointed out to me a couple of videos from Sylvia Massey, which were filmed during the Undertow sessions. Highlights include: Henry Rollins recording his part for Bottom Maynard sporting a very dodgy looking beard. He kinda looks like Les Claypool. Some cool drumming from Danny One of Adam’s Pigs The guys shooting, beating the shit out and generally disassembling of an old piano. Using in Disgustipated I… Read More »Videos from the Undertow Sessions
Greasy on Toolarmy today pointed out to us that there’s some more Signed Lateralus Vinyl on Ebay at the moment. Bidding on this one starts at $300, and as I write this there have been no bids. Here’s the link. The Tool Hotline woke up from their deep slumber to post a couple of things. Firstly there’s this gallery of photos from a recent show in France. Secondly they mention… Read More »Signed Vinyl, Photos, Volto!, Isis