The votes have been counted for the Fourtheye Readers Top 10 albums of 2016, and without further ado I present you the list! 1. Deftones – Gore The Deftones are a firm favorite with Tool fans and typically perform very well in Fourtheye polls. This time around they have claimed the number 1 spot with the excellent Gore. Probably one of their more mellow releases, this album gives us a diverse… Read More »Fourtheye Readers Top 10 albums of 2016
The Melvins and Meshuggah have plenty in common. They both have toured with Tool. They both have great drummers. They both start with the letter M. And they both recently announced a new release. Firstly, The Melvins have announced a new album called Hold It In set for release on October 14. The album features Buzz and Dale as usual, but rather than the usual four-piece, they are joined by… Read More »Melvins and Meshuggah announce new releases
I don’t usually post tour dates that aren’t for Tool or their related side projects, but this one was a little too good to pass up. As noted in the title, Meshuggah, Animals As Leaders and Intronaut will be joining forces for what looks like an awesome North American tour. Here are the dates: 02/11/13 Beacham Theatre – Orlando, FL 02/12/13 Center Stage – Atlanta, GA 02/13/13 The Fillmore Charlotte… Read More »Meshuggah, Animals As Leaders and Intronaut tour dates
Sick of me posting about Meshuggah yet? Too bad. Here’s an Official Video from the lead song of their just released Koloss Break Those Bones Whose Sinews Gave It Motion: Koloss is great by the way, and well worth checking out! You can still listen to the whole thing legally here. Actually you can’t, the web page still works, however the songs have since been removed. I’m sure they’re all… Read More »Meshuggah’s Sinews Give Us Slow Motion Headbanging
_PlanetX posted in the forum today that Amazon UK has posted 30 second samples for each track off the forthcoming Meshuggah album Koloss. I have to say it’s sounding damn tasty so far. If you decide you want to order it via Amazon, then I’d appreciate you use this link!
I’ve noticed a few interesting happenings in regards to bands that have supported Tool over the years, and today I shall compile them into one handy post for you all to enjoy. Firstly, not only are the Melvins touring with Unsane, but it appears they are recording something. A new album I guess. Seems not all that long ago they released the last one, but I always welcome a new… Read More »Generic “bands that have supported Tool” update
Not only do they have a new album out in March, but Meshuggah are also embarking on a US tour with fellow Tool tour mates Baroness, and Polish death metallers Decapitated. Here are the dates: April 29 | Houston, TX | House of Blues | On sale 2/3 April 30 | Dallas, TX | House of Blues | On sale 2/3 May 1 | Austin, TX | Emo’s East |… Read More »Meshuggah announce US tour with Baroness & Decapitated
It’s common knowledge for a week or so now that Meshuggah will be releasing their new album on the 26th of March, but today it was revealed on the Nuclear Blast website that the new album should be called Koloss. You can now order it on the website in the following formats: Koloss + MAGIC CUBE which includes a CD and DVD Koloss 2LP Brown Vinyl Edition Not sure what… Read More »Meshuggah to release kolossal new album
Tool touring buddies Mastodon and Meshuggah have both been confirmed as part of the 2012 Soundwave Festival down here in Australia. The festival, which also includes headline acts System of a Down (which may well feature our buddy Junior on lights) and Slipknot, tours around Australia in February and March. Here’s the dates: Saturday 25 RNA Showgrounds, Brisbane SUNDAY 26 SYDNEY OLYMPIC PARK FRIDAY 2 MELBOURNE SHOWGROUNDS SATURDAY 3 ADELAIDE… Read More »Mastodon & Meshuggah join Soundwave 2012
Seems as though it’s been a while since we updated the various goings on of some former Tool touring mates, so here goes! Bong smoking pals Mastodon are currently recording their new album The Hunter, which is expected to be released later this year. it has some pretty awesome artwork for the cover: Expect a world-wife tour to follow. The ‘Don are rumoured to be playing Soundwave in 2012, which… Read More »Tool touring buddies update!