TOOL Extends North American Tour


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TOOL, who are in the midst of their first North American tour in support of their #1 charting, record-breaking album Fear Inoculum (RCA Records), today announces an additional round of tour dates, kicking off on Jan. 10 in San Diego.
Newly announced dates:
January 10 San Diego, CA Viejas ArenaJanuary 12 San Diego, CA Viejas ArenaJanuary 15 Fresno, CA Save Mart CenterJanuary 17 Las Vegas, NV T-Mobile ArenaJanuary 18 Glendale, AZ Gila River ArenaJanuary 21 Austin, TX Frank Erwin CenterJanuary 22 Dallas, TX American Airlines ArenaJanuary 28 Atlanta, GA State Farm ArenaJanuary 29 Nashville, TN Bridgestone ArenaJanuary 31 Memphis, TN FedEx ForumFebruary 1 New Orleans, LA Smoothie King Center
Tickets are on-sale this Friday, Nov.15 at 10 am local time, with a limited number of VIP packages available exclusively to Tool Army members via this Wednesday, Nov.13 at 10 am local time.
TOOL begins a two-night stint in Toronto this evening, during their extensive, sold out North American tour. The tour, which sees the band performing in some cities for the first time in over a decade, has received widespread accolades with the Los Angeles Times calling it “impeccable,” the Chicago Tribune describing the outing as a “twisting multimedia rollercoaster of a concert” and The Arizona Republic saying it’s “a visually breathtaking night of dystopian art-rock spectacle.”
Fear Inoculum ( arrived on Aug. 30 following years of anticipation. The album debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Top 200 and earned heaps of critical praise with NPR saying, “Fear Inoculum was worth the 13 year wait,” Revolver proclaiming the 10-track album “a masterpiece to be dissected for years to come” and Consequence of Sound saying the release finds “TOOL in peak performance.”

Full list of Sold Out North American tour dates:
November 11 Toronto, ON Scotiabank ArenaNovember 12 Toronto, ON Scotiabank ArenaNovember 14 Boston, MA TD GardenNovember 16 Newark, NJ Prudential CenterNovember 18 Philadelphia, PA Wells Fargo CenterNovember 19 Brooklyn, NY Barclay’s CenterNovember 21 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Casino ArenaNovember 22 Atlantic City, NJ Boardwalk HallNovember 24 Raleigh, NC PNC ArenaNovember 25 Washington, DC Capital One Arena

Winter 2020 Tour Dates:November 13 VIP packages available to Tool Army members via toolband.comNovember 15 general on sale at 10 am local time
January 10 San Diego, CA Viejas ArenaJanuary 12 San Diego, CA Viejas ArenaJanuary 15 Fresno, CA Save Mart CenterJanuary 17 Las Vegas, NV T-Mobile ArenaJanuary 18 Glendale, AZ Gila River ArenaJanuary 21 Austin, TX Frank Erwin CenterJanuary 22 Dallas, TX American Airlines ArenaJanuary 28 Atlanta, GA State Farm ArenaJanuary 29 Nashville, TN Bridgestone ArenaJanuary 31 Memphis, TN FedEx ForumFebruary 1 New Orleans, LA Smoothie King Center
TOOL formed in 1990, releasing four multi-platinum studio albums: Undertow (1993), Ænima (1996), Lateralus (2001) and 10,000 Days (2006); two EPs: 72826 (1991) and Opiate (1992) and the limited-edition boxset Salival (2000). The band has won three GRAMMY Awards®: Best Metal Performance (1998, “Ænima”), Best Metal Performance (2002, “Schism”) and Best Recording Package (2007, 10,000 Days). TOOL is Danny Carey (drums), Justin Chancellor (bass), Adam Jones (guitar) and Maynard James Keenan (vocals).