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Coheed and Cambria will be hitting the road with Mastodon and Every Time I Die

Posted by on February 12, 2019

Coheed and Cambria, Mastodon, and Every Time I Die will team up for The Unheavenly Skye Tour this summer. This massive trek will kick off in May and hit 26 cities until July. To make this tour even better, Mastodon will be performing their 2009 masterpiece Crack the Skye in its entirety to honor its […]

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Mastodon share first part of ‘Emperor of Sand’ recap video

Posted by on January 10, 2019

Mastodon are getting ready for their upcoming European/UK run as they decided to share a recap video from the first part of their Emperor of Sand tour. The band commented: “As we gear up to jump back on the road, we wanted to share a little behind the scenes from our last tour. Our good […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 10 exceptional albums turning ten in 2019

Posted by on January 9, 2019

As 2019 kicks off, here are ten full-length releases to revisit as they turn ten years old. It is difficult to believe some of these have already been out for a decade, but here we are. Lets get to it.   10) Baroness, The Blue Record  Named the 20th Greatest Metal Album in History by […]

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Mastodon to release a “brutal” new track soon

Posted by on January 7, 2019

Next Monday (14th), Mastodon will embark on their UK/European trek and it looks like these Atlanta metallers will release a fresh track before the tour’s kick off. According to Kerrang!, the group have recorded a new song as they’ve promised it will be released ahead of their upcoming tour. Brent Hinds exclusively told Kerrang! About […]

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Foo Fighters, Tool, and KoRn set to headline first-ever Epicenter Fest

Posted by on December 10, 2018

Announced today, the debut of Epicenter by Danny Wimmer Presents, will bring three days of Rock ‘N Roll to Rockingham, North Carolina. Mark your calendars, for May 10th, 11th & 12th, 2019, because the newly created Rockingham Festival Grounds will play host to the first-ever Epicenter Festival. Foo Fighters, Tool and Korn are set to […]

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Mastodon working on new music

Posted by on December 6, 2018

It looks like Mastodon are working on their follow-up to 2017’s Emperor of Sand. Drummer/vocalist Brann Dailor shared an image via Instagram of himself and guitarist Bill Kelliher confirming new music is in the works.

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New music? Yep. @billy_butterslax @bhinds @meinlcymbals @officialtamadrums @evansdrumheads #heavymetalvomitparty

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Mastodon’s Brent Hinds reveals he missed the Grammys due to being a victim of hit & run

Posted by on November 8, 2018

Mastodon’s Brent Hinds used one hell of a shock-value marketing ploy to get everyone to see tonight’s (8th) movie premiere of the Ben Weinstein film Hellbound, which will be screened at 10PM at the Plaza Theatre in Atlanta, GA. The vocalist/guitarist who laid down a few riffs for the film’s musical score, revealed he missed […]

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Remembering Nick John

Posted by on September 14, 2018

I was in Austria when I got the news that Nick John had succumbed to pancreatic cancer. Standing by a farmhouse on a mountain in Eisenerz surrounded by co-workers for a celebratory event, I was instantly taken out of the moment and back to the multiple memories I had of Mastodon and Gojira’s manager. While […]

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Mastodon and Gojira pay tribute to manager Nick John

Posted by on September 10, 2018

Mastodon and Gojira have paid a tribute to their manager, Nick John. John passed away peacefully in his sleep on Saturday morning (8th) after a battle with Pancreatic cancer. Mastodon shared the following message: “Thank you for your guidance, your wisdom , your never ending hard work and dedication to Mastodon, always pushing and reaching […]

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Mastodon’s manager Nick John has passed away

Posted by on September 8, 2018

Sadly, longtime Mastodon manager Nick John has lost his battle with pancreatic cancer. Guitarist/vocalist Brent Hinds confirmed the news earlier today via Instagram showing a photo of John with a comment reading, “RIP Nick John” followed by a broken heart emoji.             View this post on Instagram       […]

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