Tool and A Perfect Circle rocker Maynard James Keenan is a new dad after his wife gave birth to a baby girl on Friday (25Jul14). The news of little Lei Li Agostina Maria's birth was posted on the singer's Puscifier Instagram.com page on Tuesday (29Jul14).
Keenan also has an 18-year-old son, named Devo.
Primus star Tim Alexander is set for surgery after suffering a heart attack. The news was broken by his longtime collaborator Maynard James Keenan, who posted a note on Facebook.com on Friday (18Jul14).
It read: "Calling All Cars! Rough news. @timalexander suffered a heart attack. Open Heart Surgery on Mon/Tues. Global Positive Thoughts, Por favor."
Alexander has appeared on a number of Primus albums and he has also worked with A Perfect Circle and the Blue Man Group in Las Vegas.
Rockers Tool postponed their Tuesday night (30Apr13) concert in Adelaide, Australia at the last minute after doctors advised singer Maynard James Keenan not to perform. Promoters announced the news just hours before the band was due to take to the stage at the city's AEC Arena. The gig will now take place on Wednesday (01May13).
A statement from Frontier Touring reads, "Maynard James Keenan has been advised by doctors against performing this evening. Tonight's concert will be rescheduled to tomorrow night - Wednesday 1 May."
Keenan appears to be suffering voice problems - a post on the band's Twitter.com page states, "Effing throat won't go. Adelaide show is postponed until... May 1st. Sorry."