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Ænima (/ˈɒnɪmə/) is the second studio album by American rock ba...

wikipedia - 17 Sep 2016
Ænima (/ˈɒnɪmə/) is the second studio album by American rock band Tool. It was released in vinyl format on September 17, 1996, and in compact disc format on October 1, 1996, through Zoo Entertainment. The album was recorded and cut at Ocean Way, Hollywood and The Hook, North Hollywood from 1995 to 1996. The album was produced by David Bottrill.

10 Greatest Tool Riffs

Loudwire - 21 Sep 2017
If you're only just starting to get into Tool, we advise you begin with Riff Heaven… also know as Ænima. Every single full track has at least one amazing riff, most notably “Forty Six & 2,” “Pushit” and “Ænema,” but there's literally no bad place to ...

Bryan Ostrow's sound advice

Colorado Springs Independent - 11 Oct 2017
Most important albums I ever bought: Elil by Fall of Efrafa, Two Hunters by Wolves in the Throne Room, In the Nightside Eclipse by Emperor, Vespertine by Björk, Ænima by Tool, Bottle of Humans by Sole, They Hate Francisco False by Ceschi, Feeding of ...

Ænima Turns 20

Stereogum - 16 Sep 2016
Tool have always blurred the lines between challenging their audience and outright fucking with it. This was seldom more apparent than on 1996's Ænima, released on vinyl 20 years ago tomorrow and two weeks later on CD. Even the title was its own weird ...

21 Years Ago: Tool Conjure Up Spirituality + Anger With 'Ænima'

Loudwire - 01 Oct 2015
On Oct. 1, 1996 (Sept. 17 on vinyl), Tool unleashed one of their career-defining albums, Ænima, an essential release for the golden age of '90s alternative rock. Before Ænima went on to sell more than 3 million copies in the U.S. alone, Tool were ...

Mental Metal: Tool's Ænima Turns 20

Consequence of Sound (blog) - 10 Sep 2016
I can't think of a better introduction to this notoriously dense band than that word Ænima; lyrically, musically, and especially in the title, the album covers all of the ground between meditations on the nature of consciousness and jokes about poop ...

Why Ænima Is Tool's Darkest Album

Alternative Nation (blog) - 16 Sep 2016
Ænima is Tool's darkest and most dense album to date, and gets better after repeated listens as it has several classic tracks. The record takes the style created on Undertow and expands on its influences, which range from Melvins to Bill Hicks. Like ...

Tool Producer Responds To 'Strange Rumors' Surrounding Band

Alternative Nation (blog) - 22 Feb 2017
A few months ago, producer David Bottrill looked back at Ænima 20 years later with First Post. He discussed strange rumors surrounding Tool, and how the band enjoy messing with their fans. “I don't really follow those. It's for the fans mostly. I know ...

See Primus Play Tool's 'Aenima' With Danny Carey

RollingStone.com - 15 Sep 2014
Primus recently recruited Tool's Danny Carey to fill in for their drummer, Tim "Herb" Alexander – who is still recovering from open-heart surgery in July – and they welcomed him into the fold by playing a snippet of his band's late-Nineties single ...

Does Seether's new song sound a lot like Tool's “Stinkfist”?

Alternative Press - 15 May 2017
"Stinkfist" is from Tool's second album, Ænima, and was released as a single in 1996. The "Stinkfist" video was nominated for the Grammy Award for Best Music Video in '98 (the category was then called Best Music Video, Short Form). Seether - "Let You ...

Is Tool Really a Band for Stupid White Trash?

Riverfront Times (blog) - 22 Jan 2016
My group of dude friends (now grown men who I still affectionately refer to as “The Basement Boys” because we always seemed to be hanging out in someone's unfinished suburban basement) introduced me to Tool right before the release of Ænima in 1996.

A dull Tool just doesn't cut it at the Xcel

City Pages - 12 Jun 2017
Instead of learning to swim, as frontman Maynard James Keenan ferociously instructs on “Ænima,” the band seemed content to tread water for much of the 110-minute set. Rather than providing any meaningful glimpses into material they have been working ...

20 Albums Celebrating Their 20th Anniversary In 2016

Metal Injection.net - 20 Jan 2016
We've already seen what albums are celebrating their 10th anniversary, so why not go back another decade? Turns out 1996 was a big turning point for metal, with some bands releasing landmark releases and then there is Metallica's Load. Here's a look ...

The 10 best Tool songs you may have overlooked

TeamRock.com - 12 Dec 2016
Cut just over halfway through second LP Ænima, Jimmy begins with an almost Southern metal riff – the kind Ministry would have pumped full of meth and blasted into someone's anus had they got their hands on it for Psalm 69 four years prior. It's a ...

Watch Tool Kick Off 2017 North American Tour In Fairfax

Alternative Nation (blog) - 25 May 2017
Tool kicked off their 2017 North American tour last night in Fairfax. You can read the setlist and watch video clips below! @Tool SPOILER #Virginia The Grudge Parabol/a. Schism Opiate Ænima Jambi 46&2. Third Eye Intermission DC Solo Vicarious Sweat

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