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A PERFECT CIRCLE Reunion Rumors Gain Steam

According to The Pulse of Radio, word has begun to spread across the web that A PERFECT CIRCLE has officially been reactivated. On Tuesday (August 3), the group's recently launched Twitter account began posting tweets tagging various band members with cryptic messages like "Go tell aunt Rosie...The old grey goose is not dead." Meanwhile, guitarist ...

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TOOL And A PERFECT CIRCLE Albums Underway, Says Singer

According to The Pulse of Radio, TOOL frontman Maynard James Keenan told RollingStone.com on Thursday (June 10) that the band is "quietly working" on a new album that will be released "when it's ready." Asked if the group might possibly test out some new songs on the road this summer, Keenan said, "If it comes ...

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TOOL Frontman's Winery Battles Climate Change

According to The Pulse of Radio, the weird weather brought about by global climate change, including torrential rains in some parts of the country and unseasonable temperatures in others, has taken a toll on the Arizona winemaking business of TOOL frontman Maynard James Keenan. In a lengthy update at his winery's website, Keenan described how ...

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TOOL: First Tour Dates Announced

TOOL is planning on hitting the road this summer. The following dates have been announced so far: June 19 - New Orleans, LA - UNO Lakefront Arena June 20 - Houston, TX - Toyota Center June 23 - Oklahoma City, OK - Ford Center July 07 - Edmonton, AB - Rexall Place July 09 - ...

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TOOL Frontman's 'Blood Into Wine' Documentary: DVD/Blu-Ray Release Pushed Back To September

The DVD/Blu-ray release of "Blood Into Wine", the critically-acclaimed documentary about TOOL/PUSCIFER frontman Maynard James Keenan and his Arizona wine exploits, has moved to September 4. Demand for theatrical screenings in both the U.S. and internationally have far surpassed the film company's (Dreamy Draw Releasing) initial expectations with engagements in over fifty U.S. cities to ...

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MAYNARD JAMES KEENAN Talks PUSCIFER

Anne Erickson of Gannett Media recently conducted an interview with Maynard James Keenan, the prolific frontman behind TOOL and A PERFECT CIRCLE, about his new project, PUSCIFER. Keenan sums up PUSCIFER like this: "This is not a band; this is a troupe. This is a performance; not a concert...This has more in common ...

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TOOL Frontman Making Wine; WTTG FOX 5 Video Report Available

On January 3, Washington D.C.'s WTTG Fox 5 aired a four-minute report on TOOL/PUSCIFER frontman Maynard James Keenan's involvement in Northern Arizona's burgeoning wine industry. Watch the segment below. "Blood Into Wine", the eagerly awaited documentary on Keenan and his vineyard partner Eric Glomski's mission to bring notoriety and respect to Northern Arizona's wine industry, ...

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TOOL Frontman Talks PUSCIFER On Portland's KUFO; Audio Available

On November 16, 2009, Maynard James Keenan (TOOL, A PERFECT CIRCLE, PUSCIFER) was interviewed on Portland's Rock 101 KUFO radio station. The chat can now be streamed using the audio player below. Maynard James Keenan returns to the road this spring, bringing his latest incarnation, the shape-shifting PUSCIFER, to cities throughout Eastern North America for ...

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PUSCIFER: Spring Tour Dates Announced

Maynard James Keenan (TOOL, A PERFECT CIRCLE) returns to the road this spring, bringing his latest incarnation, the shape-shifting PUSCIFER, to cities throughout Eastern North America for an all encompassing evening of entertainment. "Efforts to confine our beloved enigma to the Southwestern United States have been thwarted," said Keenan. "We are compelled beyond all reason ...

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TOOL Frontman's 'Blood Into Wine' Documentary To Premiere In February

"Blood Into Wine", the eagerly awaited documentary on TOOL/PUSCIFER frontman Maynard James Keenan and his vineyard partner Eric Glomski's mission to bring notoriety and respect to Northern Arizona's burgeoning wine industry, will premiere at the W Hotel in Scottsdale, Arizona on February 19, 2010 at 7 p.m. Co-directed by Ryan Page and Christopher Pomerenke ("Moog", ...

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TOOL Frontman Announces Bottle Signings

Arizona Stronghold Vineyard vintners Maynard James Keenan (Caduceus Cellars/Merkin Vineyards owner and frontman for TOOL and PUSCIFER) and Eric Glomski (Page Springs Cellars) will host, in conjunction with Whole Foods Market, three bottle signings in the Southwestern U.S. kicking off with a December 6 date at Whole Foods in Tucson. The announcement follows a year ...

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METALLICA, TOOL, ROB ZOMBIE Share Thoughts On Halloween

With Halloween here again (Saturday, October 31), The Pulse of Radio asked a few of its favorite rockers to share some of their thoughts on this mysterious and scary holiday. TOOL and PUSCIFER frontman Maynard James Keenan said that he enjoys Halloween because it's more than just costumes and trick or treating. "It's an interesting ...

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PUSCIFER: 'The Mission' Video Released

"The Mission", the new video from TOOL frontman Maynard James Keenan's side project, PUSCIFER, can be viewed below. The clip, crafted by Meats Meier — who has had a long history with Keenan, including work with both TOOL and PUSCIFER — was filmed in downtown Los Angeles and features Meier's inordinate animation talent. "The Mission" ...

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PUSCIFER: New Song Available For Streaming

TOOL frontman Maynard James Keenan's side project, PUSCIFER, is set to release its first new music in two years with a six-song EP titled "C is for (Please Insert Sophomoric Genitalia Reference Here) E.P." on November 10. The track listing is as follows: 01. Polar Bear 02. The Mission (Renholder Mix) (feat. Milla Jovovich) 03. ...

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PUSCIFER To Release New EP In November

TOOL frontman Maynard James Keenan's side project, PUSCIFER, is set to release its first new music in two years with a six-song EP titled "C is for (Please Insert Sophomoric Genitalia Reference Here) E.P." on November 10. The track listing is as follows: 01. Polar Bear 02. The Mission (Renholder Mix) (feat. Milla Jovovich) 03. ...

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TOOL Frontman's PUSCIFER Announces North American Tour

Maynard James Keenan (TOOL, A PERFECT CIRCLE) brings his latest incarnation, the shape-shifting PUSCIFER, to cities throughout the Western U.S. for an evening the Las Vegas Review-Journal dubbed as "a performance art spectacle equal parts comedy cabaret show, guerilla theater, lysergic animation sequences, Krautrock-inspired metallic jams and leering lunacy of various stripes." "Efforts to confine ...

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TOOL Frontman Covers LOVE AND ROCKETS; Audio Available

TOOL frontman Maynard James Keenan recorded a cover of LOVE AND ROCKETS' "Holiday on the Moon" with his band PUSCIFER for the tribute compilation "New Tales to Tell: A Tribute to Love and Rockets" (released on July 28 digitally and August 18 physically via the Arsenal Rock 'n' Roll and the Justice labels). The track ...

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TOOL Expands Summer Tour

The Pulse of Radio reports: TOOL has expanded its upcoming summer tour, adding six more shows to the itinerary, according to the band's web site. The trek now kicks off at the Mile High Music Festival in Commerce City, Colorado on July 18, with gigs slated to run through at least early August. The band's ...

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TOOL Frontman Announces Boston And New Jersey Bottle Signings

Arizona Stronghold Vineyard vintners Maynard James Keenan (Caduceus Cellars/Merkin Vineyards owner and front man for TOOL and PUSCIFER) and Eric Glomski (Page Springs Cellars) will host, in conjunction with Whole Foods Market, a pair of Boston wine bottle signings at Whole Foods (340 River St., Cambridge) on June 16 and 17. The duo have also ...

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