As Tool has just kicked off its 2022 tour a few days ago after being away stages for almost two years, it also turned out the regarded metal band will also be headlining the 2022 Bonnaroo Festival alongside their ongoing tour, as well.
The annual Tennessee-based festival Bonnaroo is back for 2022 like many other events that had to be called off last year because of the bad weather conditions. But while it is coming back, the annual festival is apparently coming back with a huge surprise turns out, getting Tool as one of their headliner bands for the event. And not only Tool, but Bonnaroo Festival will also be having many other famous names from a variety of genres within its lineup for 2022 for everyone that is interested in other genres rather than rock or metal, as well. Tool frontman Maynard James Keenan‘s other band Puscifer is also among those other names, too.
Last year’s Bonnaroo Festival was canceled because of bad weather conditions, on the other side, as the organizers promised to meet in June 2022, later. And as they promised, the annual festival will be kicking off on June 16, while Gryffin, Clozee, Side Piece, Role Model, The Brook, and the Bluff, Sons of Kemet, Goth Babe, and more will be there to welcome everyone on the first day.
On the second day of the festival, June 17, J. Cole will be headlining the lineup, followed by the names, The Chicks, and Illennium, with Robert Plant & Alison Krauss, Disclosure, Lord Huron, The War on Drugs, King Gizzard, and the Lizard Wizard, Bleachers, Tove Lo, Dayglow, The Regrettes and more to play.
On the other side, Tool will be getting on the stage within the headliner spot on June 18, while also Flume, 21 Savage, Billy Strings, $uicideboys, Porter Robinson, Mark Rebillet, Chvrches, Lany, Ludacris, Judah, and the Lion, Mt. Joy, 100 Gecs, All Time Low and more will be accompanying them in that day’s lineup.
And finally, Stevie Nicks will be wrapping out the 2022 Bonnaroo Festival on its last day June 19, while also the final day’s lineup will feature Machine Gun Kelly, Roddy Ricch, Nathaniel Rateliff, and the Night Sweats, Rezz, Herbie Hancock, Puscifer, Wallows, Tash Sultana, Coin, All Them Witches, Lettuce and more, alongside him.
You can also see all the other names down below in the annual festival’s official announcement banner.
As for tickets for Bonnaroo 2022, they are already available to be purchased as in 4-Day packages, along with providing a variety of travel and lodging option offers, as well. You can find out more and purchase your tickets through the Bonnaroo website.
Ultimately, Tool has already hit to roads way before the upcoming festival, along with taking strict measures to secure their audience’s health in their shows. The regarded metal band is currently moving forward on its 2022 US tour before passing over to Europe in April. Tool performed its first show after almost two years on January 10 with the support of its 2019’s “Fear Inoculum” at the Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene, Oregon, with a setlist consisting of all of their five albums.
Before heading out on the roads again and kicking off their US tour, the guitarist of Tool has also released a four-minute video clip for his followers through his Instagram account, in which also bassist Justin Chancellor and drummer Danny Carey along with him can be seen while playing their beloved songs the songs “The Patient” and “The Pot.”
Ultimately, Tool also will be giving a tasteful feast to its fans to honor and celebrate their first album release in 13 years, performing their older music as well from albums like “Lateralus” (2001), “Aenima” (1996), and “10,000 Days” (2006). And the regarded metal band’s upcoming celebration show under its 2022 tour, will take its place at Chase Center in San Francisco, while the show tickets have already gone on sale starting around $100 for charging.