Tool’s Maynard James Keenan, The Flaming Lips’ Steven Drozd Release Digital Single for Elton John ‘Rocket Man’ Cover

Maynard James Keenan (Tool, A Perfect Circle) and Steven Drozd (The Flaming Lips) released a digital single for their cover of Elton John’s “Rocket Man” via iTunes.

The track is the first single from The Heart Is A Drum Machine (The Score), the full-length score of the recently released documentary, due out on January 18.


Maynard James Keenan: Tool May Debut New Tracks on Tour, A Perfect Circle Working on New Album

Maynard James Keenan recently did an interview with Rolling Stone — he said that Tool may debut some new tracks while on their summer tour.

“We’re always writing,” Keenan says. “If it comes together, yeah, you’ll hear some new stuff. If it’s not ready, you won’t.”

Keenan also revealed that A Perfect Circle are currently at work on their fourth studio album.

“We’ve got some riffs and some music. It’s just basically playing it over and over again while driving and waiting for things to fall into place.”


Maynard James Keenan ‘Blood Into Wine’ Theaters and Dates Announced

The forthcoming documentary on Maynard James Keenan (Tool, Puscifer), entitled “Blood Into Wine”, about Northern Arizona’s wine industry will be screening at select theaters across the United States. Cities and dates are as follows:

Albuquerque, NM
March 13th @ Guild Cinema

Austin, TX
February 19th – 20th – Alamo Drafthouse Lake Creek

Boston, MA
February 26th – 28th – Somerville Theatre

Davenport, IA
February 19th, 21st, 26th – The Capitol Theatre

Houston, TX
February 19th – 20th – Alamo Drafthouse West Oaks

Los Angeles, CA
February 25th – 28th – Laemmle Sunset 5

Minneapolis, MN
March 4th – Riverview Theater

Phoenix, AZ
February 19th – Blood Into Wine Premiere at the W Hotel (Scottsdale)
February 26th – March 4th – Valley Art Theater (Tempe)

Salt Lake City, UT
February 19th – 25th – Tower Theatre

San Antonio, TX
February 19th – Alamo Drafthouse (The Market at Park North)
February 20th – Alamo Drafthouse (1255 SW Loop 410)

San Francisco, CA
February 25th – Viz Cinema (Noise Pop Film Festival)

Sonoma, CA
February 19th – 21st – TBA (Healdsburg, CA)