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Tool fans can officially start the countdown now to the band’s follow-up album to 2006’s 10,000 Days.

The band’s Twitter account shared the following video that features the date August 30.

Per Consequence of Sound, Tool confirmed that August 30 would be the release date during their show in Birmingham, Ala. last night (May 7.) Maynard James Keenan even told fans to get their phones out for the news saying, “Alright everyone take out your phones, security stand down and let these fuckers do whatever it is with their phones.”

Here are just some of the photos and fan reaction from the Birmingham show last night:

Erica Banas is rock/classic rock news blogger that loves the smell of old vinyl in the morning.

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock news blogger who's well-versed in etiquette and extraordinarily nice. #TransRightsAreHumanRights