Mastodon stream track from forthcoming album

(Burbank, Calif.) — Mastodon has unveiled a brand new song “High Road” from their forthcoming album, “Once More ‘Round the Sun,” produced by Nick Raskulinecz (Foo Fighters, Rush, Alice In Chains, Deftones). Listen here: Mastodon band members had this to say about the new song: “I wrote that on a day off while we were […]

Mastodon announce Spring headlining tour

(BURBANK, Calif.) — Ending weeks of speculation, Mastodon have announced that they will hit the road for a headlining spring tour with support from Gojira and Kvelertak. The tour kicks off April 28, 2014 in Seattle and criss-crosses the U.S. before culminating in a performance at the Rock On The Range Festival on May 18th. […]

Mastodon to release “Live at Brixton” in December

(BURBANK, Calif.) – On February 11th, 2012, Mastodon took the stage at London’s O2 Academy in Brixton, capping off the Atlanta-based band’s world tour in support of their critically acclaimed album The Hunter. This sold-out performance was Mastodon’s first show at the legendary Brixton venue. It won’t be their last, as the London audience positively erupted […]

Mastodon and Opeth Announce Co-Headline Spring Tour

(New York, NY) – Opeth and Mastodon will be embarking on a co-headline tour this spring, which kicks off April 4 in Portland, Maine and runs through May 12 in Atlanta, Georgia. It’s the first time these two titans of progressive and forward-thinking hard rock have hit the road together. Ghost will serve as the […]

Mastodon Team Up With Artist Tim Biskup On New Video

(Burbank, CA) – To create the video for their new single “Dry Bone Valley,” Atlanta rock icons Mastodon have teamed up with noted fine artist Tim Biskup, a long-time friend who has amassed a cadre of loyal fans and collectors of his painting and sculpture, which boast complex color and design theories and a decidedly […]

Album Review: Mastodon – ‘The Hunter’

Mastodon The Hunter Release Date: September 27, 2011 Record Label: Reprise Records Review: The Hunter, released through Reprise Records on September 27, 2011, is the fifth studio album by the American heavy metal band Mastodon. This is the band’s first release under the helm of producer Mike Elizondo. Listening to this album reminded me of […]

Mastodon Announce Fall Tour

(BURBANK, CA) - Mastodon have announced that they will hit the road for a fall tour in support of their rabidly anticipated new album The Hunter, which will be released by Reprise Records on Sept 27th, featuring the tracks “Black Tongue,” “Curl Of The Burl,” “Spectrelight,” and eleven more sonic slabs of pure musical magic. The […]

Mastodon Album ‘The Hunter’ To Be Released on Sept 27th

(Burbank, CA) -Hard rock titans Mastodon have confirmed September 27th, 2011, as the release date of their highly anticipated new full-length studio album, The Hunter.  Several exciting events are planned for release day apart from their Reprise Records release which follows their universally acclaimed concept album, Crack the Skye released in March 2009.  This is […]

Mastodon Hunts For Album Title

(Burbank, CA.) – Heavy rock innovators Mastodon have revealed the title of their new album plus six new song titles that will appear on their next full-length studio album to be released on Reprise Records later this year. The new LP, THE HUNTER, will include the tracks: “Curl Of The Burl,” “Dry Bone Valley,” “Blasteroids,” […]

Mastodon Announce North American Tour

(BURBANK, CA) – Globally celebrated, critically revered hard rock masterminds, MASTODON can now announce their spring headline tour of North America which will begin April 16, 2010. The tour presented by Volcom, will feature support from special guests, Between The Buried And Me, Baroness and Valient Thorr. Dates are listed below along with a MISSING […]

Best Albums of 2009

So much great music was released in 2009, that choosing ten favorite albums proved to be too difficult, so we picked thirteen.  Any readers suffering from triskaidekaphobia will just have to cope. 1. Alice in Chains, Black Gives Way To Blue 2. Hurt, Goodbye to the Machine 3. Green Day, 21st Century Breakdown 4. Muse, […]

Mastodon Joins Forces with Metalocalypse’s Dethklok for Co-Headline Tour

(BURBANK, CA) – Perhaps the most anticipated and eclectic heavy rock tour of the year has been confirmed and will feature Atlanta’s hard rock icons MASTODON to co-headline with the life size version of DETHKLOK, the animated band from Adult Swim’s Metalocalypse along with friends CONVERGE and HIGH ON FIRE. The 36-city tour will begin […]