Per the "Band Name Book" by Noel Hudson, Tool named themselves as the result of two things. Primarily, a Tool is a nick-name for a woman's vibrator, in addition to their music being a "Tool" for listeners.
In my personal opinion, Tool is the greatest band to have ever made music. The lyrics are incredible, the way the music integrates is astounding. Tool should be inducted into the Rock and Roll hall of fame
No, not at all. Tool is a rock band from Los Angeles, California. Tool emerged with a heavy metal sound on their first album Undertow in 1993 and later became a dominant act in the alternative metal movement with the release of their second effort, Ænima, in 1996.
Tool is an American rock band To be more specific, Tool is an American rock band formed in Los Angeles, California when vocalist Maynard James Keenan and guitarist Adam Jones were introduced to drummer Danny Carey by Rage Against the Machine guitarist, Tom Morello.
The band Tool (1995) has several, not one, record labels in which they belong. These labels include Tool Dissectional, Volcano, and Zoo labels. They are also associated with the band A Perfect Circle, and Green Jelly.