Tag Archives: Brent Hinds

Mastodon’s Brent Hinds proposes to girlfriend onstage

Posted by on April 30, 2017

Friday night’s Mastodon show in Birmingham, AL was a special one. In the midst of their tour with Eagles of Death Metal and Russian Circles, the Alabama show at Iron City is as close as the tour is coming to their native Georgia, and with singer/guitarist Brent Hinds having grown up in nearby Helena, it […]

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Rob Halford admits “maybe Brent Hinds was right” about Judas Priest not being metal

Posted by on April 1, 2017

Last month, Mastodon’s Brent Hinds boldly claimed that  Judas Priest was not metal, even stating how weird he thought it was to hear Rob Halford proclaim himself as a “Metal God.” Most of the metal community considered Hinds’ remarks a bit baffling. However, it appears that a few people actually agree with the Mastodon guitarist/vocalist […]

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Mastodon’s Brent Hinds to make second appearance on ‘Game of Thrones’

Posted by on March 14, 2017

Mastodon’s Brent Hinds is a creature of habit. Not only has he claimed to not like metal once again, he’s also returning to Game of Thrones this upcoming season. Hinds was on a climactic episode of Season 5 of the show two years ago, along with bandmates Bill Kelliher and Brann Dailor, and it appears that it […]

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Mastodon’s Brent Hinds doesn’t think Judas Priest are metal

Posted by on March 13, 2017

Back in 2015, Mastodon guitarist/singer Brent Hinds found himself in a weird place by stating that he really wasn’t a fan of metal. Stating that metal was a phase he went through in his 20’s during an interview with Guitar Player Magazine, he stated “I’ve been trying to get Mastodon to not be such a heavy […]

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Mastodon’s Brent Hinds releasing solo album this year?

Posted by on February 1, 2017

While we’re all looking forward to Mastodon’s seventh album Emperor of Sand out March 31 via Reprise Records, it seems Brent Hinds has another release soon after. Hinds told Loudwire he plans on releasing solo material on Record Store Day. While asking about the new Mastodon album, Hinds changed the subject to his solo material. […]

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As Mastodon’s Brent Hinds finds inspiration in the moon, Troy Sanders prepares for war

Posted by on January 23, 2017

While we are waiting for official details about their next album, Mastodon released a third teaser clip for the forthcoming full length. We already saw a previous video featuring Brann Dailor’s distorted voice, and now it’s vocalist/guitarist Brent Hinds turn. The latest video reveals that Hinds recorded guitar riffs for the album in the moon. No, not […]

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Mastodon members to resurrect side project Turd Factory

Posted by on January 11, 2017

At the beginning of last year, Trent Reznor said that there would be some new Nine Inch Nail material by the end of the year, delivering on his promise with a little more than one week left in the year. If we hold Mastodon bassist Troy Sanders to the same standard, we’ll be getting more […]

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Watch Mastodon’s Brent Hinds get weird in Iron Maiden-covering Metal McDonald video

Posted by on January 4, 2017

What the hell is Metal McDonald? There’s already a McDonald’s-themed metal band. It makes a lot more sense when you realize that it’s a play on Doobie Brothers singer Michael McDonald. Metal versions of Doobie Brothers songs with one of the most recognizable voices of the ’70s, ’80s and today? Yeah, kind of, but here […]

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It’s official: Giraffe Tongue Orchestra cancel tour dates

Posted by on November 28, 2016

On Thanksgiving day, we were perusing Instagram, and ran into a picture of Brent Hinds, his leg wrapped in a cast and holding a blade. The caption stated that the Mastodon singer/guitarist broke his leg in a motorcycle accident and it seemed to suggest that his shows with other projects Giraffe Tongue Orchestra, West End […]

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Giraffe Tongue Orchestra tour in question after Brent Hinds breaks leg

Posted by on November 24, 2016

Of all the collaborations and supergroups that came out in 2016, one of the most promising is Giraffe Tongue Orchestra. Alice in Chains vocalist William Duvall, Mastodon’s Brent Hinds and The Dillinger Escape Plan guitarist Benjamin Weinman made a fascinating trio (along with mention Thomas Pridgen on drums) and the band’s long-in-the-works album Broken Lineswas released […]

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