Author & Punisher Announces February European/UK Tour

Author & Punisher has announced a February European/UK tour. Here’s the dates

02/07 Tallin, EST – Sveta bar
02/08 Riga, LAT – Melna Piektdiena
02/09 Vilnius, LIT – XL 20
02/12 Haarlem, NET – Complextiy Festival
02/13 Antwerp, BEL – Kavka
02/14 Brighton, UK – Patterns
02/15 London, UK – The Underworld
02/16 Leeds, UK – Brudenell Social Club
02/17 Glasgow, UK – Stereo
02/18 Newcastle, UK – Cluny
02/19 Birmingham, UK – Castle And Falcon
02/20 Bristol, UK – Fleece
02/21 Manchester, UK – Deaf Institute

HEALTH Release Cover Of Perturbator’s “Excess”

HEALTH have released their cover of Perturbator‘s “Excess.“ This track is from Perturbator‘s upcoming “Excess” EP, which will also find INVSN, Author & Punisher, She Past Away, OddZoo, and Pig Destroyer covering the song. Each track from that effort will be shared one at a time until the EP is officially released.

On another note, Pertubator, HEALTH, and Author & Punisher’s European/UK tour has since been rescheduled for fall 2022:

10/06 Lille, FRA – Aeronef
10/07 Paris, FRA – L’Olympia
10/12 Bordeaux, FRA – Krakatoa
10/13 Toulouse, FRA – Bikini
10/14 Madrid, SPA – La Riviera
10/15 Barcelona, SPA – Razzmatazz 2
10/16 Nantes, FRA – Stereolux
10/18 Lyon, FRA – Le Transbordeur
10/19 Strasbourg, FRA – La Laiterie
10/20 Lausanne, SWI – Les Docks
10/21 Munich, GER – Freiheiz
10/22 Vienna, AUT – Arena
10/23 Budapest, HUN – Akvarium Nagyhall
10/25 Prague, CZE – Lucerna Music
10/25 Wroclaw, POL – Zaklete Rewiry
10/27 Warsaw, POL – Progresja
10/28 Berlin, GER – Heimathafen
10/29 Goteborg, SWE – Tradgarn
10/30 Stockholm, SWE – Berns
11/01 Helsinki, FIN – Tavastia
11/03 Oslo, NOR – Vulkan Arena
11/04 Copenhagen, DEN – Pumpehuset
11/05 Hamburg, GER – Uebel & Gefahrlich
11/06 Utrecht, NET – Tivoli
11/08 Cologne, GER – Kantine
11/09 Esch-sur-Alzette, LUX – Rockhal
11/10 Brussels, BEL – Ancienne Belgique

No Author & Punisher:

11/12 Dublin, IRE – Academy
11/13 Bristol, UK – SWX
11/15 Glasgow, UK – St. Lukes
11/16 Manchester, UK – Academy 2
11/17 London, UK – Electric Brixton

Author & Punisher Releases Cover Of Perturbator’s “Excess”

Author & Punisher has released a cover of Perturbator‘s “Excess.“ This track is from Perturbator‘s upcoming “Excess” EP, which will also find INVSN, HEALTH, She Past Away, OddZoo, and Pig Destroyer covering the song. Each track from that effort will be released one at a time in the coming months. Author & Punisher commented:

“In the middle of making this record I decided to shake things up and rake my face across the coals in the form of a Perturbator cover! Thanks to John Cota for mixing this one. “Excess” is up on all streaming services now.”

Author & Punisher Releases New Live Album “Live 2020 B.C.”

Author & Punisher has digitally released a new live album titled “Live 2020 B.C.” The effort was recorded when he opened for Tool earlier this year and it features the following tracks:

01. “Nihil Strength”
02. “Disparate”
03. “Ode To Bedlam”
04. “A Crude Sectioning” (feat. Tool’s Justin Chancellor)
05. “Nazarene”
06. “The Barge”
07. “Pharmacide”
08. “Terrorbird”

Tool Announce Spring North American Tour

Tool have announced a spring North American tour. Blonde Redhead and The Acid Helps will open on select dates.

Tour Dates:

With Blonde Redhead:

04/16 Miami, FL – American Airlines Arena
04/17 Orlando, FL – Amway Center
04/19 Tampa, FL – Amalie Arena
04/21 Charlotte, NC – Spectrum Center
04/22 Charlottesville, VA – John Paul Jones Arena
04/24 Baltimore, MD – Royal Farms Arena
04/25 Uniondale, NY – Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
04/28 Montreal, QC – Bell Centre
04/29 Quebec City, QC – Videotron Centre
05/01 Wilkes Barre, PA – Mohegan Sun Arena
05/02 Buffalo, NY – KeyBank Centre
05/04 Toledo, OH – Huntington Center
05/05 Grand Rapids, MI – Van Andel Arena

With The Acid Helps:

05/29 Tacoma, WA – Tacoma Dome
05/31 Vancouver, BC – Rogers Arena
06/02 Edmonton, AB – Rogers Place
06/04 Winnipeg, MB – Bell MTS Place
06/06 Minneapolis, MN – Target Center
06/07 Sioux Falls, SD – Denny Sanford Premier Center
06/09 Madison, WI – Kohl Center
06/10 Moline, IL – TaxSlayer Center
06/12 Manchester, TN – Bonnaroo Festival (no The Acid Helps)
06/13 St. Louis, MO – Enterprise Center
06/16 Wichita, KS – INTRUST Bank Arena
06/17 Oklahoma City, OK – Chesapeake Energy Center
06/19 Colorado Springs, CO – Broadmoor World Arena
06/22 Sacramento, CA – Golden 1 Center
06/23 San Francisco, CA – Chase Center

These shows will follow Tool’s previously announced dates with Author & Punisher:

02/22 Melbourne, AUS – Rod Laver Arena
02/23 Melbourne, AUS – Rod Laver Arena
02/28 Auckland, NZ – Spark Arena
02/29 Auckland, NZ – Spark Arena
03/09 Spokane, WA – Spokane Arena
03/11 Portland, OR – Moda Center
03/12 Eugene, OR – Matthew Knight Center
03/14 Boise, ID – Ford Idaho Center Arena
03/16 Salt Lake City, UT – Maverik Center

Author & Punisher Added To Tool’s March U.S. Dates

Author & Punisher will continue to open for Tool during their March U.S. shows. Here’s the dates:

03/09 Spokane, WA – Spokane Arena
03/11 Portland, OR – Moda Center
03/12 Eugene, OR – Matthew Knight Center
03/14 Boise, ID – Ford Idaho Center Arena
03/16 Salt Lake City, UT – Maverik Center

Author & Punisher Added To Tool’s Australian/New Zealand Tour

Author & Punisher has been added to Tool’s Australian/New Zealand tour. Here’s the dates for that run:

02/14 Perth, AUS – RAC Arena
02/17 Sydney, AUS – Qudos Bank Arena
02/18 Sydney, AUS – Qudios Bank Arena
02/20 Boondall, AUS – Brisbane Entertainment Centre
02/22 Melbourne, AUS – Rod Laver Arena
02/23 Melbourne, AUS – Rod Laver Arena
02/28 Auckland, NZ – Spark Arena
02/29 Auckland, NZ – Spark Arena

Tool Announce San Jose, CA Show

Tool have added a January 14 date in San Jose, CA to their early 2020 tour with Author & Punisher. You can find their updated schedule below.

Tour Dates:

01/10 San Diego, CA – Viejas Arena
01/12 San Diego, CA – Viejas Arena
01/14 San Jose, CA – SAP Center
01/15 Fresno, CA – Save Mart Center
01/17 Las Vegas, NV – T-Mobile Arena
01/18 Glendale, AZ – Gila River Arena
01/21 Austin, TX – Frank Erwin Center
01/22 Dallas, TX – American Airlines Arena
01/28 Atlanta, GA – State Farm Arena
01/29 Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
01/31 Memphis, TN – FedEx Forum
02/01 New Orleans, LA – Smoothie King Center

Author & Punisher Added To Tool’s Early 2020 U.S. Tour

Author & Punisher has been added to Tool’s early 2020 tour. Here’s the dates for that run:

01/10 San Diego, CA – Viejas Arena
01/12 San Diego, CA – Viejas Arena
01/15 Fresno, CA – Save Mart Center
01/17 Las Vegas, NV – T-Mobile Arena
01/18 Glendale, AZ – Gila River Arena
01/21 Austin, TX – Frank Erwin Center
01/22 Dallas, TX – American Airlines Arena
01/28 Atlanta, GA – State Farm Arena
01/29 Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
01/31 Memphis, TN – FedEx Forum
02/01 New Orleans, LA – Smoothie King Center