Tool live rating based on critic concert reviews.
ON TOUR

Tool

181
critic concert reviews
metal

How Good Are They LIVE?

Live Rating  

86
%
Based on 
181
critic concert
reviews
LAST 12 MONTHS RATING  
77
%
Based on 
19
critic concert
reviews

Real Live Certified  

Real Live Certified badge for artists with consistent, high quality live performances and broad critical acclaim.

Critic Consensus

Tool is 'Real Live Certified' and is in the top 5% of all live performers. Based on 181 concert reviews, the critic consensus is that Tool is rated as an excellent live performer. Tool concert reviews describe live shows and performances as powerful, psychedelic, intricate, intense, surreal, abstract, and astonishing.

ON TOUR

ZAG Arena, Hannover, Germany (May 25); Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam, Netherlands (May 27); Resorts World Arena, Birmingham, United Kingdom (May 30); AO Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom (June 1); O2 Arena, London, United Kingdom (June 3); Accor Arena, Paris, France (June 5); Parkbühne Wuhlheide, Berlin, Germany (June 8); Wiener Stadthalle, Vienna, Austria (June 10); Tauron Arena, Kraków, Poland (June 11); Papp László Budapest Sportaréna, Budapest, Hungary (June 13); Visarno Arena, Firenze, Italy (June 15); Lanxess Arena, Cologne, Germany (June 1

Latest release

Night flight (August 19, 2023)

artist info

GENRE
metal
ORIGIN
Los Angeles, United States (1990 - present) (1990 – present)
BIO
Tool is an American progressive metal band from Los Angeles. Formed in 1990, the group's line-up includes drummer Danny Carey, guitarist Adam Jones, and vocalist Maynard James Keenan.
HAS PERFORMED with
Failure

CRITIC concert REVIEWS

Dallas Observer (USA)

February 3, 2024
%
Maynard's band maintains an elegant balance of high art and musical power.

100 Percent Rock Magazine (Australia)

January 31, 2024
%
TOOL – January 21, 2024

Variety (USA)

January 15, 2024
%
Tool Mesmerizes the Faithful at Madison Square Garden, NYC, USA

Parklife DC (USA)

January 15, 2024
%
Tool shake the CFG Bank Arena in Baltimore on Jan. 10, 2024.

Consequence (USA)

January 15, 2024
%
Tool Offer Surprises at Mesmerizing Madison Square Garden Shows

MAGNET Magazine (USA)

January 13, 2024
%
Tool At Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA

V13 (Canada)

November 30, 2023
%
Tool brought with them Steel Beans to Toronto’s Scotiabank Arena for an epic performance of songs spanning the band’s remarkable career.

Past critic reviews published in

The Big Takeover (USA), Northeast Rock Review (USA), 1013 Music Reviews (USA), Twin Cities Media (USA), Star Tribune (USA) and more

IMAGE CREDIT

Deep Ghosh [CC BY 2.0] via Wikimedia Commons