Tag Archives: Maynard James Keenan

Maynard James Keenan shares skill that “could have saved Chris Rock’s life”

Posted by on April 1, 2022

  Maynard James Keenan (Tool, A Perfect Circle, Puscifer) has joined in on this week’s reaction to the slapping incident at the Oscars on Sunday, March 27th. Towards the end of the live award ceremony, comedian Chris Rock was invited on stage to present the award for best feature documentary, which was given to Ahmir […]

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Maynard James Keenan (Tool, A Perfect Circle, Puscifer) reveals he contracted COVID-19 two times

Posted by on February 4, 2021

  Tool/A Perfect Circle/ Puscifer frontman Maynard James Keenanhas revealed he contracted COVID-19 for a second time. Keenan initially contracted the virus in February 2020 while he was touring with Tool and now, he has come forward explaining he contracted it a second time towards the end of 2020. Keenan shared his story on Apple […]

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Tool’s Maynard James Keenan discusses role in creation of Deftones’ ‘White Pony’

Posted by on November 24, 2020

    Deftones’ 2000 album White Pony turned 20 this year. In celebration, Revolver Magazine has digitally published their cover story detailing the oral history of the album, including the role Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan played in the process.  According to the story, Keenan not only made a guest appearance on the track “Passenger,” […]

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Tool’s Maynard James Keenan reveals he had COVID-19 in February

Posted by on October 9, 2020

  Tool, Puscifer, A Perfect Circle frontman Maynard James Keenan has revealed he contracted COVID-19 during the end of February. In a new interview with Arizona Republic, Keenan expressed how he is still recovering from “residual effects.” The conversation started to highlight updates on Puscifer’s new album, Existential Reckoning, out October 30th. However, the discussion […]

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Maynard James Keenan says new Puscifer album “Very Close” to release, gives thoughts on pandemic

Posted by on May 22, 2020

    Puscifer is getting close to releasing a brand new album. Frontman Maynard James Keenan announced the news earlier this month along with the release of a brand new single, “Apocalyptical.” In an interview with Revolver magazine published Wednesday (20), Keenan discussed the album and single in more depth, as well as his thoughts […]

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Tool’s Maynard James Keenan says Justin Bieber is” Probably A Good Kid”

Posted by on September 6, 2019

As Tool’s Fear Inoculum tops the U.S charts, frontman Maynard James Keenan continues his press cycle. He was most recently on Beats 1 Radio and discussed his previous comments about popstar sensation Justin Bieber. The vocalist explained how his comment “#bummer” was not directed to Bieber but to the commotion that would follow. “He’s probably a good kid. It’s […]

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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’s Maynard James Keenan discusses new album on ‘The Joe Rogan Experience’

Posted by on July 30, 2019

Last night (29th), Tool announced the title of their new album, Fear Inoculum, as well as revealing their back catalog will finally be available on digital streaming services this coming Friday (2nd). Today (30th), we are exactly one month away until the follow-up to 2006’s 10,000 Days arrives and this is as real as it […]

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Maynard James Keenan bummed to find out Justin Bieber is a Tool fan

Posted by on July 12, 2019

For a few years now, Justin Bieber has confessed to being a fan of metal as he previously revealed his Metallica love on Ellen. Now, the 25-year-old is sharing his fandom goes beyond an unfortunate fashion trend as he’s adding lyrics to the mix. According to Consequence of Sound, Bieber shared lyrics to Tool’s “The […]

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Maynard James Keenan to guest on ‘Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar’

Posted by on July 2, 2019

Maynard James Keenan (Tool/A Perfect Circle/etc.) will be the next guest on Sammy Hagar’s Rock & Roll Road Trip, which airs this Sunday (7th) at 8PM EST on AXS TV. On this episode, Hagar travels to Keenan’s Caduceus Cellars winery in Jerome, Arizona discussing music, food, wine, and more. A preview clip is now available, […]

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