It has been 14 long years since A Perfect Circle put out a record. But as of April 20th, 2018, Eat The Elephant has finally been released. After appearing on It's Electric! with Lars Ulrich of Metallica, frontman Maynard James Keenan and Ulrich joked about how the album took just as long to make as Guns N' Roses' Chinese Democracy.
But for someone like Maynard, who has to balance three separate projects (Tool, A Perfect Circle, Puscifer), deadlines need to be met, and time is a luxury. Maynard credits the level of discipline in his background as allowing him to meet these deadlines while still functioning as an artist.
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