Hear Tool’s “Sober” Get A Deathcore Remake From Backbiter


Late last month, Ohioian deathcore outfit Backbiter put their own spin on Tool‘s 1993 breakout “Sober“. The original version of that track was launched as the first single from the latter alternative metal outfit’s 3x multi-platinum debut album “Undertow“, and has remained a staple in their catalog since.

Given Tool’s ardent fanbase, and an often inherent level of instrumental complexity, covering one of their songs is a daunting feat in itself. Backbiter however upped the ante in transitioning the song into a violent, downtuned dirge. You can stream their below, and find it on most leading digital service providers..

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