Tool Unveils North American Tour Plans
The three-week North American tour, the band's first since 2002, follows Tool's April 30 headlining appearance at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio, Calif.Tool will begin a North American tour of theatre-sized venues May 2 in Seattle, the same day its new album, "10,000 Days," is released via Volcano. The seven-minute first single "Vicarious" begin garnering radio airplay over the weekend, ahead of its previously announced add date today (April 17).
The three-week North American tour, the band's first since 2002, follows Tool's April 30 headlining appearance at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio, Calif. Afterward, the band will spend the first portion of the summer playing the European festival circuit, with dates on tap through July 9 at Finland's Turku Festival.
"10,000 Days" is the follow-up to 2001's "Lateralus," which debuted at No. 1 on The Billboard 200 and has sold 2.3 million copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
Here are Tool's North American tour dates:
April 30: Indio, Calif. (Coachella)
May 2: Seattle (Paramount Theatre)
May 4: Oakland, Calif. (Paramount Theatre)
May 5: Las Vegas (the Joint)
May 6: Phoenix (Gammage Hall)
May 8: Dallas (McFarlin Auditorium)
May 10: Denver (Temple Buell Theatre)
May 11: Kansas City, Mo. (Memorial Hall)
May 12: Minneapolis (Orpheum Theatre)
May 13: Chicago (Auditorium Theatre)
May 15: Detroit (Fox Theatre)
May 16: Toronto (Hummingbird Theatre)
May 17: Philadelphia (Tower Theatre)
May 19-20: New York (City Center)
May 21: Boston (Orpheum Theatre)