Puscifer‘s latest Money $hot tour seemed to be getting great reviews on it’s various US and European legs, and Maynard James Keenan and co decided to share the love with Australian audiences with a tour taking in most capitals in Australia, as well as the MOFO Festival at Hobart’s MONA. I was lucky enough to get along to the show at Thebarton Theatre here in Adelaide, and can report I had… Read More »Review: Puscifer at Thebarton Theatre, January 23rd 2017
In a short but interesting article on The Creators Project, it is revealed that digital artist Can Büyükberber created a bunch of visuals for Tool’s most recent tour, including the new track Descending. According to the article: Late last year, Büyükberber put together ten individual video loops for band’s live sets. In his description, Büyükberber claims the cosmic animated artworks developed through his work in architectural projection mapping performances. Through this work,… Read More »Can Büyükberber shares his visuals from the recent Tool tour
I came across this fantastic article on PLSN yesterday, in which Mark ”Junior” Jacobson (lighting designer & director) and Breckinridge ”Breck” Haggerty (video designer & director) talk about the stage setup for Tool’s recent 2016 winter tour: Mark ”Junior” Jacobson Lighting Designer & Director “The band hadn’t played live since Spring 2014, and they were offered a festival date in Tempe for Halloween 2015. We found out about it in… Read More »Junior, Breck and Co. talk about the stage setup for Tool’s 2016 tour
Many of you would have noticed the post on Toolband already (and on other numerous social media sites) that the rumoured Tool show on October 31 at the Monster Mash Music Festival in AZ has been confirmed. Supporting will be Primus and another couple of bands. Blair notes that there is some important ticket information: TOOL will be performing at the 2015 MONSTER MASH MUSIC FEST at TEMPE BEACH PARK… Read More »Tool Monster Mash Festival in Arizona confirmed
Artist Direct have posted a live version of A Perfect Circle‘s Judith on their website today. The track is taken from the upcoming live box set Stone And Echo.
It’s Adam’s birthday in this part of the world, and as is tradition I shall post a Youtube video that contains some of his best work. The album 10,000 Days was pretty strong in regards to Adam’s guitar work, and while it’s easy to highlight Jambi as a defining solo, I actually think the solos in the 10,000 Days (Wings Part 2) track are the best on the album. Maynard… Read More »Happy Birthday Adam!
In this strange upside down world where in one part it’s Adam’s birthday, yet in others it’s the day before. For those in the realm of yesterday, there are some relaxing in Reno, possibly at a bar near the venue getting ready to witness the first show on the Tool Tour 2012. When posting your thoughts on the tour, please bear in mind that there are those (including one of… Read More »Tool Tour starts tonight!
On Blair’s advice, with the worlds worst internet connection, I waited for 5 minutes for a bunch of shitty flash to load on Danny’s website for the following excellent news: Danny will be performing three shows with the Adrian Belew Power Trio featuring Tony Levin & Pat Mastellotto. The shows are: October 22 – Galaxy Theatre, Santa Ana, California October 23 – The Foundry, Phoenix, Arizona October 24 – The… Read More »Danny to play with Adrian Belew, Tony Levin & Pat Mastellotto
Fans upset by non-Tool news should turn away now! Anyway, people who like The Melvins, will also like this Pro-shot gig recently uploaded to Youtube. It was recorded in France, but don’t hold that against them: The Melvins live at Hellfest, France 2011 It’s a great recording and I suggest you find the time to watch it!
There’s some great footage on http://dannycarey.org of the Tool/Rammstein incident at the Adelaide Big Day Out in February. It’s been recorded be Breck who’s the projection director. Excellent audio and visual quality!