Recording for Tool’s new album is “about to begin in earnest”

Recording for Tool's new album is Martin Philbey/Redferns Tool is officially in the studio. In a statement posted to the group's website Saturday, the enigmatic prog-metallers reveal that the "recording process" for their long-awaited new album is "about to begin in earnest." "For the past few days the band members have been getting sonically adjusted to their new surroundings -- dialing in the equipment settings and restaurant catering choices -- in preparation for [drummer] Danny [Carey] to begin his tracking any time now -- perhaps by the time that you read this!" the statement reads. Tool also confirms that producer Joe Barresi will engineer the album. The new album will be the follow-up to 2006's 10,000 Days. Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.