Tag Archives: Justin Chancellor

Dustin Diamond (Saved By The Bell)’s dying wish was to meet Tool bassist

Posted by on February 1, 2021

  Today isn’t a good day for those who grew up in the 90s watching the high school comedy series Saved By The Bell as Dustin Diamond, who played the role of Screech, has lost a quick battle of cancer after being diagnosed last month. He was 44-\years-old. Unfortunately, on the same day of his […]

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Members of Tool, Megadeth, KoRn and The Winery Dogs to Participate in Webinar today

Posted by on April 16, 2020

  Berklee College of Music’s Berklee Bass program and The Bass Vault will be hosting an interactive webinar today (16th). The event will be streamed live on Zoom starting at 10am PDT/1pm EDT.  Moderated by Berklee professor Steve Bailey and Scholar-in-Residence Victor Wooten, the event features some of rock’s greatest bassists discussing what “defines modern […]

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Here’s Tool’s Grammy Acceptance speech; Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne present Rap Award

Posted by on January 27, 2020

  First, we’d like to congratulate everyone who was nominated for this year’s Grammy Awards, including Candlemass, I Prevail, Killswitch Engage, Death Angel, and Tool. With that being said, Tool has won a Grammy for Best Metal Performance for their song “7empest.” The track is taken from the group’s first album in 13 years, Fear […]

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Maynard James Keenan says Tool’s ‘Fear Inoculum’ was “fantastic eight years ago”

Posted by on September 3, 2019

Maynard James Keenan and bassist Justin Chancellor appeared on the BBC Radio 1‘s Rock Show With Daniel P Carter program where they discussed Tool’s first new album in 13 yrs Fear Inoculum (read our review here). Keenan spoke to the question of why it took thirteen years: “I think a lot of it just that age […]

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Tool update: Justin Chancellor says they’re “90% there” with new album

Posted by on June 26, 2017

This past Saturday (24), Tool wrapped up their Summer  tour by playing their largest headlining show ever, along with the likes of Primus, Clutch, Fantomas, The Melvins and more. Before that, however, bassist Justin Chancellor sat down with the Metal Sucks podcast to talk about a bunch of stuff, including the follow-up to 2006’s 10,000 Days. […]

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Here’s another Tool album update, this time from a band member

Posted by on December 12, 2016

A long time ago, Tool put out an album. And while we’ve been throwing the follow-up to 2016’s 10,000 Days in our “albums we’re looking forward to in 20–” list for years now, there’s been little progress to report. There has been some news to report here and there, but usually it’s from Tool’s webmaster, and […]

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Tool bassist insists new album is in the oven

Posted by on September 14, 2016

It’s been a few weeks since we heard the last rumor, update or news regarding that new Tool album we’ve been expecting for the past decade (that’s 3812 days since 10,000 days) and we’re not sure if we’re anywhere near on getting it soon. But according to Tool’s bassist Justin Chancellor, the album is coming soon. During […]

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Tool settle legal woes; supposedly making progress on new album

Posted by on March 15, 2015

Last month, Maynard James Keenan gave us a little hope that Tool was “slowly” making progress on its new album. Now Adam Jones is giving fans further hope about a new Tool album, revealing that the band’s long lasting legal issues have finally come to an end. Tool admitted last year that a lawsuit going […]

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Maynard James Keenan gives an actual update on Tool’s new album

Posted by on February 26, 2015

We’ve been getting mixed signals regarding the progress behind Tool’s long awaited new album for years now. At this point, we’ve lost track at how many times a promising update about a new album seemed to get debunked shortly after (though to be fair, legal issues have gotten in the way). That’s why it’s rather […]

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Tool announce first American dates since 2012

Posted by on January 21, 2014

While there’s still nothing definitive about when Tool will be coming out with their fifth full length album, even if signs seem to be pointing to this year, at least fans of the band will be able to see them play live again. The band have announced a handful of dates in the midwest and […]

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