New TOOL Album To Arrive In April, Says Drummer

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TOOL drummer Danny Carey has revealed that the band’s follow-up to
2006’s 10,000 Days will arrive in mid-April.

While at an autograph signing session at the annual music convention NAMM in Anaheim, California, this weekend, drummer was asked by a fan if there was any new news on the TOOL album, to which Carey responded, “Yeah, it’s gonna be out in mid-April. That’s the plan, anyway.” You can see it in a clip below.

TOOL latest album 10,000 Days, which was released in 2006,entered the U.S. Billboard 200 chart at number 1, selling 564,000 copies in its first week. It was Tool’s second album to top the Billboard 200 chart upon release. In Australia, 10,000 Days debuted at number 1, selling 39,278 in its first week.

In the UK, the album debuted at number 4, the highest chart position the group have managed in that country. It was certified Platinum in the U.S. by the RIAA on June 9, 2006. As of April 2007, 10,000 Days had sold 2.75 million copies worldwide. As of July 7, 2010, the album had sold 1,736,000 copies in the US.