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Tool Are Nearly Finished With New Album

They’re not a very public band, but that doesn’t mean Tool aren’t thinking about the future. According to bassist Justin Chancellor, a new record is coming sooner than later. Chancellor appeared on the MetalSucks podcast and told hosts Brandon Hahn and Petar Spajic the new record is “about 90% there.” To hear the whole interview, check it out in a tweet from MetalSucks after the jump! Please follow and like us:

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Boston Calling Is Right Around the Corner—Which Sets Will You See?

Boston Calling is just around the corner, with the festival kicking off this Friday, May 26th and running through Sunday the 28th. If you’re like me you’ve been dreaming of which acts you’ll see and all the incredible food you’re going to be chomping down on in between sets. But now that we’re just days away, it’s time to start making your schedule. As you’re doing that you might realize that like in previous years, there’s a bit of overlap in the acts, making for some tough decisions. For instance,…

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Boston Calling Announces 2017 Lineup: Weezer, Tool, Mumford & Sons, The 1975 & More

When Boston Calling first announced plans to infiltrate Boston, I couldn’t have been more excited. It had been a long time coming that my home city have its own music festival, and what Boston Calling has brought the city over the years is nothing short of incredibly special. We’ve covered the festival since its inception, watching it transform, but never failing to provide stellar line-ups, and enough food, fun, and general entertainment to keep the entire weekend packed with excitement. As announced back in May, the festival will be changing locations from City…

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GUEST BLOG: Is Technology Killing Art In Music?

As I child I was always fascinated with the physical music medium. One of my earliest memories is sitting enveloped in a beanbag (don’t judge), headphones on, pouring over album sleeves while the vinyl crackled and spun next to me, looking at the pictures and trying to read along with the lyrics. I might have been 3 or 4 so admittedly it was a child’s record, but the affinity has remained with me until this day. Please follow and like us:

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The History Of Music Festivals

Welcome to festival season! While we are currently already two months into a music aficianado’s favorite time of year, the fun has only just begun, with concerts spanning all the way through August. Those of us that keep up with the festivals, we all know the biggest names and where they are… But do we know the history behind those festivals? Infectious Magazine takes a look at 4 of the best-known summer music festivals and how they got their start. These festivals were created for surprisingly simple reasons, but grew…

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Tool To Release New Album In 2014

Tool will most  likely be releasing a new album in early 2014. The band says that there’s no possibility of getting out the new album in 2013 since they haven’t started tracking. You can check out a piece of an interview with Danny Carey after the jump about the album release process, and click here to check out the full interview with the drummer. You can buy concert tickets here or purchase a CD here. Please follow and like us:

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