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Today in Mastodon: new beer coming, Masto/Tool supergroup opening for Primus

Posted by on October 19, 2017

Mastodon has had a pretty prolific year, having released and album and an EP while being on tour for much of the year and making the late night rounds. That doesn’t mean that they’re sitting still, even as they continue to hit the road with Eagles of Death Metal and Russian Circles. For one, they’ve […]

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Metal By Numbers 10/8: Marilyn Manson has a heavenly debut

Posted by on October 18, 2017

Sometimes it’s awkward to write about album sales in 2017, specifically when it comes to bands and artists with longstanding careers. You have to put out qualifiers like “it’s a good debut but it’s nowhere near their best.” Take Marilyn Manson for example: he’s our to debut this week with 32,000 copies sold. Now, that’s […]

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Metal by Numbers 10/11: Primus are Primed

Posted by on October 11, 2017

Hello, Matt Brown here returning to bring you the charts once again. Well, mostly. It’s another week where we’ve only got sales numbers to display. But good lord do we have along list of debuts, fifteen to be exact. I’m sure you don’t need me to tell you that with less than three months to […]

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Mastodon’s Brann Dailor ranks band’s discography

Posted by on October 5, 2017

Noisey recently asked Mastodon drummer Brann Dailor to participate in their Rank Your Records series. The drummer revealed his personal rankings along with a small commentary. The list doesn’t appear to be too shocking, although Dailor didn’t seem too excited about the assignment, and said that it was pretty arbitrary on his end. However 2009’s […]

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Metal by Numbers 10/4: Even Mastodon’s EPs sell

Posted by on October 4, 2017

  While we cover a solid handful of hard rock (like, y’know, Foo Fighters) along with the metal, there’s no reason for us to cover other types of rock that’s less guitar-driven. However, it should be noticed that the umbrella of “rock” has landed a solid amount of #1 albums this year. The Killers just […]

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Mastodon’s Bill Kelliher talks about getting sober

Posted by on October 4, 2017

Some wake-up calls are a little more drastic than others. For Mastodon”s Bill Kelliher, his was when he was hospitalized overseas for having pancreatitis as a result of his drinking. In their earlier years, Mastodon were pretty much known as a hard-partying band, and Kelliher could drink with the best of them. However, with a […]

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Mastodon streaming new ‘Cold Dark Place’ EP

Posted by on September 22, 2017

2017 is the year for Mastodon. Earlier in March, they released Emperor of Sand, which made it to one of Gojira’s Joe Duplantier’s favorite metal albums of all time. The LP wasn’t enough for these Atlanta progressive metallers, and today, their new EP Cold Dark Place has arrived. Additionally, while we still have free streaming, […]

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New & Noteworthy, September 22nd, 2017: Cryptomusica: The Seductiveness of New Releases

Posted by on September 22, 2017

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week we have releases from Mastodon, Electric Wizard and more. If you would like to check out last week’s New & Noteworthy, you can do so here. You can check out last week’s […]

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Watch Mastodon perform “Toe To Toes” in the studio

Posted by on September 7, 2017

Late last week, Mastodon debuted the new song, “Toe To Toes,” taken from their new EP, Cold Dark Place, which will be released on September 22nd via Reprise. Today (7), the group teamed up with Revolver to provide a behind-the-scenes look with an in-studio video performance of this fresh single. Check out the video below […]

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Mastodon debut new song, “Toe To Toes”

Posted by on September 1, 2017

2017 is the year of Mastodon. Emperor of Sand was the #1-selling album the week it came out, at least as far as selling actual albums, the first time that’s happened for the  band. They’ve toured a ton, been on Game of Thrones not once but twice this year, and also made the late night  rounds. Hell, […]

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