The Tool Experience

Opiate delivers the ultimate Tool sound in an intimate club setting. Opiate recreates the energy you would feel at a Tool concert. The band has tried to replicate every little accent in order to get it as close to the real thing as possible.The Visual Experience: Opiate has collected artwork and video from Tool and their contributors over the years. All of it has been transformed into the most amazing backdrop completely paying tribute to Tool's legacy visually.

Fan Videos


    

Upcoming Shows

OCT 24 - Hound's Lounge - Council Bluffs, IA - $5 cover

OCT 25 - VooDoo Lounge - Kansas City, MO - with Rage and Soundgarden tributes - Buy tickets

NOV 8 - George's Majestic Lounge - Fayetteville, AR - Buy tickets

DEC 5 - Exit In- Nashville, TN - Buy tickets



Set List



Opiate
Intolerance
Prison Sex
Sober
Stinkfist
Eulogy
H.
46&2
Hooker with a Penis
Jimmy
Pushit
Third Eye (Salival version)
The Grudge
The Patient
Schism
Parabola
Ticks & Leeches
Lateralus
Vicarious
Jambi
The Pot
No Quarter (Salival version)

Members

  • Vocals - Andy Thomas
  • Guitar - Michael Newman
  • Bass - Aaron Kinney
  • Drums - Justin Blumenkamp


Technical Specs


Mics needed in house PA:
  • Mics. for 7 piece drum kit (plus symbols) We need 2 mics for both kick drums.
  • 2 input DI box
  • PA - 1 floor monitor for vocal, drum, and
  • bass each.
  • 1 guitar mic
  • bass ran direct
  • 1 vocal (we have a vocal processor)

Stage Plot



Development

Booking

Michael Newman
Phone: 314.717.5217
Email: michael@thetoolexperience.com



Lighting


  • (This set up is for basic production)
  • (2) Liquid projectors
  • (1) LCD projector with up to 1000" size
  • (2) Lasers

(This set up is for full production)

Lighting: This is a list of the maximum lights to be used at any one Opiate performance. Wattage listed is bulb wattage and represents each individual light.

  • (6) Chauvet Intimidator Spot 2.0 (250w)
  • (2) 750w Strobe
  • (4) LED Splash
  • (4) LED Mega Pixel Bars
  • (2) DMX Barrel Scanners (250w)
  • (4) 400w Stage Blinders
  • (2) 4 Channel dimmer packs
  • (4) par 36 pin spots (30w)
  • (4) 10' tripod light stands
  • 800w stage fogger
  • (2) mega beam lasers
  • (1) LCD Projector
  • (2) isolated 110/120v 20A circuits are required
  • (3) 110/120v 20A circuits preferred.

Snake channel from stage to front of house. A/C power outlet at front of house. Lights are set up by Loopdid Productions