Tag Archives: Mastodon

Metal By Numbers 5/2: The elephant on the charts

Posted by on May 2, 2018

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. To be fair, A Perfect Circle were longer overdue for a new album than Tool; their last album came out on 2004 whereas 10,000 Days came out in 2006. Plus, that last album was a […]

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Mastodon announces North American tour dates w/Dinosaur Jr. and Netherlands

Posted by on April 30, 2018

Mastodon have announced another set of North American tour dates, and this time they will bring Dinosaur Jr. and Netherlands along with them. The trek begins on September 1st in Edmonton, AB and concludes on September 19th in Hamilton, ON. Tickets go on sale this Friday (4th). Tour Dates w/Dinosaur Jr. and Netherlands: 09/01 Edmonton, […]

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Mastodon premiere trippy “Clandestiny” music video

Posted by on April 27, 2018

Mastodon has premiered the music video for the song “Clandestiny,” which is taken from their latest effort Emperor of Sand. In the below video, thanks to BlinkMyBrain’s direction, you will feel as though you’re watching a classic silent film with a trippy twist. Check out the clip below:

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Mastodon share “Clandestiny” music video teaser clip

Posted by on April 26, 2018

Next month, Mastodon are hitting the road with Primus for a summer long North American trek. To get everyone in the celebratory mood, it looks like these giants will be premiering a music video tomorrow (27th) as they shared a teaser clip for the song “Clandestiny,” taken from their latest effort Emperor of Sand.

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Gone is Gone premiere “Phantom Limb” video

Posted by on April 10, 2018

Gone is Gone (Queens Of The Stone Age, Mastodon, At The Drive-In)  have premiered a video for the song “Phantom Limb.” This video will make you feel as though you are witnessing a watercolor painting come to life before your eyes. The beautiful and somewhat trippy clip is taken from their Phantom Limb EP, which […]

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Rage Against the Machine, Living Colour, Mastodon will have Record Store Day releases available

Posted by on March 6, 2018

Record Store Day has proven to be a savior for the music industry, particularly independent record stores and vinyl sales. Since it launched in 2007, it’s expanded to two days (there’s also one on Black Friday) and vinyl sales have continued to increase every year. Meanwhile, the event, which was meant to get consumers away […]

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Headbangers Brawl: Yeah, the Grammys happened

Posted by on January 29, 2018

It’s the Monday after the Grammy awards, so it’s time for every armchair quarterback to sit back and analyze what’s known as Music’s Biggest Night. It’s like we have a sort of Stockholm Syndrome – we keep wanting the awards ceremony to do better, and of course it doesn’t. Of course, hard rock and metal […]

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Primus, Mastodon announce Summer tour

Posted by on January 29, 2018

Yesterday, Mastodon finally picked up their first-ever Grammy. Deciding to strike while the iron is hot, they’ve announced a Summer tour with Primus. The two-month tour kicks off on May 6th at Red Rocks, winding it’s way through the United States until July 7th, when it ends in Phoenix. Pre-sale tickets will go on sale […]

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Mastodon wins Grammy for ‘Best Metal Performance’

Posted by on January 28, 2018

During tonight’s pre-telecast of the 60th annual Grammy Awards  in New York City, Mastodon won the 2018 Grammy for ‘Best Metal Performance.’ The group was nominated for the song “Sultan’s Curse” taken from their latest effort – 2017’s Emperor of Sand. Other nominees were as follows: August Burns Red – “Invisible Enemy” Body Count – […]

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Legend of the Seagullmen premiere new song “The Fogger”

Posted by on January 12, 2018

Legend of the Seagullmen’s self-titled debut album will arrive on February 9th via Dine Alone Records. Just last month, the supergroup featuring Tool’s Danny Carey (drums), Mastodon’s Brent Hinds (guitar), director Jimmy Hayward (guitar), David “The Doctor” Dreyer (vocals), Zappa Meets Zappa’s Peter Griffin (bass) and Chris DiGiovanni on synth recently had their first live […]

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