Watch Tool play using “backup crappy gear” and no effects during intimate final pre-tour rehearsal livestream

(Image credit: Travis Shinn)

After a two-year Covid-induced postponement, Tool will finally embark on their US arena tour tonight (January 10), and to mark the occasion the band recently took part in an intimate rehearsal livestream on Instagram.

Footage from the event has been snapped and shared on YouTube, meaning fans can get a glimpse of Adam Jones, Justin Chancellor and Danny Carey greasing the grooves on The Pot and The Patient. See both clips below.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer,

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.