Mastodon News Stories
Mastodon will join Primus for an extensive late spring/early summer US tour.
• Mastodon Win Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance
Mastodon were named winners in the Best Metal Performance category for their 'Emperor Of Sand' track
• Singled Out: Legend of The Seagullmen (Tool and Mastodon)
Legend of The Seagullmen (features members of Tool and Mastodon) are releasing their debut album on February 9th and to celebrate we asked Jimmy Hayward to tell us about the single 'The Fogger'.
• Metallica, QOSTA and Mastodon Lead Rock Grammy Nominations
Which album rocked 2017? We're about to find out as music's biggest night is right around the corner
• Mastodon's Brent Hinds To Miss Legend Of The Seagullmen NYE Show
Legend Of The Seagullmen, the band featuring Tool drummer Danny Carey and Mastodon guitarist Brent Hinds
• Mastodon Streaming Full Length Emperor Of Sand Documentary
Atlanta rockers Mastodon are streaming a full-length documentary on the making of their 2017 album, 'Emperor Of Sand',
• Mastodon React To Their Two Grammy Award Nominations
Mastodon's seventh album, 'Emperor Of Sand', has picked up a pair of Grammy nominations.
• Mastodon Streaming New Song 'North Side Star'
Mastodon are streaming the tune 'North Side Star' from their newly-released EP, 'Cold Dark Place.'
• Mastodon Release Studio Footage Of New Single Toe To Toes
Mastodon are sharing behind-the-scenes video from the recording studio as they lay down the single 'Toe To Toes
• Mastodon Stream New Song 'Toe To Toes'
Mastodon are streaming the track 'Toe To Toes' as the first preview of their forthcoming EP, 'Cold Dark Place'.
• Mastodon Stars Return To Game of Thrones
If you're a Game of Thrones viewer, plus a Mastodon fan, perhaps you noticed Mastodon's Brent Hinds, Bill Kelliher and Brann Dailor
• Mastodon Announce New EP 'Cold Dark Place'
Atlanta rockers Mastodon will release a new 4-song EP, 'Cold Dark Place', on September 22
• Mastodon Release 'Steambreather' Music Video
Mastodon have released a new music video for their track 'Steambreather'.
• Mastodon New Album Release Details Leaked
Mastodon may be releasing a new album called 'Cold Dark Place' on September 22nd if what is billed by a 'promotional announcement'
• Mastodon Stream Video Clip For 'Steambreather'
Mastodon are streaming a new video clip that created by Aaron Hymes for their track 'Steambreather'.
• Mastodon Rock 'Show Yourself' On Conan
Mastodon performed their track 'Show Yourself' on TBS' late night program Conan on July 10th
• Mastodon's Rescheduled Conan TV Appearance Is Tonight
Mastodon have announced that they will perform on TBS' late night program, Conan, tonight July 10th.
• Mastodon Extend Emperor Of Sand Tour Plans
Mastodon have announced that they have extended their North American headline tour
• Mastodon To Rock Late Night TV This Week
Mastodon have announced that they will performing on this TBS' late night program, Conan, this Thursday
• CKY Stream New Song Featuring Mastodon's Brent Hinds
CKY are back! The group has released a stream of their new single 'Days Of Self Destruction,' which features Mastodon's Brent Hinds
• Mastodon's Brent Hinds Does Marriage Proposal Onstage
Mastodon vocalist/guitarist Brent Hinds proposed to his girlfriend Raisa Moreno on stage during the band's April 28 show
• Mastodon Offshoot Arcadea Stream New Song 'Infinite End'
Mastodon star Brann Dailor's cosmic synth/psych side project called Arcadea have released an online stream of a brand new track
• Mastodon's Emperor of Sand Top Selling Album Of The Week
Mastodon debuted at the top of the Billboard Album sales chart with their just released studio effort 'Emperor Of Sand'
• Mastodon Rock Jimmy Kimmel Live
Mastodon performed their single, 'Show Yourself', on ABC-TV's Jimmy Kimmel Live on April 3
• Mastodon Releasing Limited Edition Coloring Book Cover
Mastodon have released a promo video for their special 'color-in vinyl jacket' limited edition version of their forthcoming studio album
• Video Of Mastodon Debuting New Songs Live Goes Online
Mastodon delivered the live debut of three tracks from their forthcoming album, 'Emperor Of Sand', at SXSW
• Mastodon Release 'Show Yourself' Video
Mastodon have released a video for their new track 'Show Yourself'. The song comes from the Atlanta band's forthcoming album
• Mastodon Releasing New Video, Brent Returns To Game Of Thrones
Mastodon singer and guitarist Brent Hinds revealed that he has filmed a cameo for the upcoming season of 'Games Of Thrones'.
• Mastodon Streaming New Song 'Andromeda'
Mastodon are streaming the track, 'Andromeda', as the latest preview to their forthcoming album, 'Emperor Of Sand.'
• Mastodon's Brann Dailor To Rock Late Night With Seth Meyers
Mastodon's Brann Dailor appears to have had some much fun sitting in with the house band on Late Night with Seth Meyers
• Mastodon Streaming New Song 'Show Yourself'
Mastodon are streaming another new track from their forthcoming album. The new song is entitled 'Show Yourself'
• Mastodon's Brent Hinds To Release Solo Album
Mastodon's Brent Hinds reveals in a new interview that he plans to release a special solo album
• Mastodon Stream New Song Sultan's Curse
Mastodon are streaming 'Sultan's Curse' as the lead single from their forthcoming album, 'Emperor Of Sand.'
• Mastodon New Album Details and Release Date Leaked?
Mastodon's new studio album will be entitled 'Emperor Of Sand,' and will be released on March 31st
• Mastodon Preview Forthcoming Album With New Video Clips
Mastodon have issued a series of preview videos teasing news of the band's upcoming seventh album
• Mastodon, Eagles Of Death Metal Spring Tour
Mastodon have announced that they will be hitting the road this spring for a North American headline tour
• Mastodon Member Reveals Deadly Serious Concept In New album
Mastodon's upcoming seventh album features a concept that centers on the horrors of cancer, drummer Brann Dailor has revealed
• Alter Bridge, Clutch, Opeth, Mastodon Added To Download
Alter Bridge, Clutch, Opeth, Mastodon, Good Charlotte and Sum 41 are among the latest acts to be added to Download
• Troy and Kyle Sanders Do Another Comedy Ad Video For Orange
Bassist brothers Troy Sanders and Kyle Sanders star in another funny promo for Orange Amplifiers.
• Mastodon's Brent Hinds Injured In Motorcycle Accident
Mastodon guitarist Brent Hinds has been forced to bow out of supergroup Giraffe Tonge Orchestra's upcoming shows
• Mastodon Have Completed Work On New Album
Troy Sanders says Mastodon's seventh album is 'in the bag.'
• Mastodon's Brann Dailor Talks Seth Meyers House Band Gig
Mastodon drummer Brann Dailor says his guest stint as the house drummer on Seth Meyers' late night television show
• Mastodon Guitarist Shares Song Tease In Studio Video Clip
Mastodon have released a snippet of a track that will appear on their upcoming seventh album.
• Mastodon's Brann Dailor Tributes Late Grandmother On New Album
Mastodon's Brann Dailor is to honor his late grandmother Jeanne by playing her bass guitar on their next album
• Mastodon Building New Hometown Facility
Mastodon are building a rehearsal studio in their hometown of Atlanta, bassist Troy Sanders has revealed
• Mastodon Guitarist Uses YouTube To Relearn His Own Songs
Mastodon's Bill Kelliher admits that he sometimes has to watch YouTube videos of fans playing his songs
• Mastodon Going In Darker Direction With New Album
Mastodon's Bill Kelliher says there won't be any tracks as 'poppy' as The Motherload on their upcoming 7th album
• Giraffe Tongue Orchestra Release 'Blood Moon' Video
Giraffe Tongue Orchestra have premiered the video for their track Blood Moon
• Giraffe Tongue Orchestra Preview 'Blood Moon' Video
Giraffe Tongue Orchestra have released a preview clip for their upcoming video 'Blood Moon'.
• Mastodon's Troy And Hellyeah's Kyle Sanders In Mock Bass-Off
A video of Mastodon's Troy Sanders and Hellyeah's Kyle Sanders in a bass guitar battle has been released
• Mastodon To Begin Recording New Album
Mastodon guitarist Bill Kelliher has revealed that the band will start recording their seventh album
• Mastodon Working On 'Updated' Sound For Next Album
Mastodon drummer and vocalist Brann Dailor says he'd like to see the band explore a 'more proggy' sound
• Giraffe Tongue Orchestra Unplug For New Video
Giraffe Tongue Orchestra have released an acoustic video and a Q&A session online.
• Final Lineup For Bloodstock 2016 Announced
2016's installment of Bloodstock is almost upon us and the festival have just announced the final bands for the metal weekender
• Giraffe Tongue Orchestra Supergroup Stream New Song 'Blood Moon'
Giraffe Tongue Orchestra are streaming their new track 'Blood Moon' online
• Mastodon Get Their Own Hard Rock Exhibit
Mastodon are the latest band to be featured in an exhibit at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas
• Mastodon's New Release 'Shaping Up To Be A Double Album'
Mastodon's seventh release is likely to be a double-length album, says guitarist Brent Hinds
• Mastodon Are 'Neck-Deep' Into New Album
Mastodon are 'overwhelmed' with ideas for their next album
• Supergroup Giraffe Tongue Orchestra Announce Debut Album
Supergroup Giraffe Tongue Orchestra will release their debut album Broken Lines in September
• Mastodon QOSTA Supergroup Gone is Gone Release New Video
Gone Is Gone have released a video for their track 'Starlight.'
• Mastodon's Planned EP Has Morphed Into Album
Mastodon drummer Brann Dailor says the EP they planned to record later this year has expanded into a full album
• Gone Is Gone Supergroup Release 'Violescent' Video
Gone Is Gone have released a video for their track Violescent - the first material from the supergroup
• Mastodon Added To Reading And Leeds Festivals
Mastodon have been confirmed for this year's Reading and Leeds festivals
• Mastodon, At The Drive-In, QOTSA Members Form Supergroup
Members of Mastodon, At The Drive-In and Queens Of The Stone Age have teamed up to form the band Gone Is Gone.
• Black Sabbath Star Fears For Future Of Mastodon And Royal Blood
Geezer Butler says he's a fan of Mastodon and Royal Blood - but the Sabbath bass player says the music industry is so different
• Mastodon Working On New Album
Mastodon have revealed that they're about to start writing their seventh album and discussed the 'healing power' of music
• Mastodon and The Dillinger Escape Plan Announce Concert
Mastodon and The Dillinger Escape Plan fans in Philadelphia are in for a treat this May as the bands have revealed that they are playing a show together
• Mastodon Release White Walker Vinyl Picture Disc
Mastodon have released their limited edition 'White Walker' 12' vinyl picture disc via Warner Bros. Records
• Giraffe Tongue Orchestra Recruit Alice In Chains' William DuVall
Alice In Chains singer William DuVall has been revealed as the frontman for supergroup Giraffe Tongue Orchestra
• Mastodon Announce Limited-Edition Picture Disc
Mastodon will release their track White Walker on limited-edition 12-inch picture disc on February 19
• Pantera and Mastodon Gave Christian Bale Insight Into Metal For Film Role
Actor Christian Bale has described how he took a 'crash course' in metal drumming for his latest role - listening to Pantera and Mastodon as he learned
• Mastodon's Asleep In The Deep Named No. 1 Metal Video Of 2015
Mastodon's clip for the track 'Asleep In The Deep' has topped Loadwire's 10 Best Metal Video Of The Year 2015 as part of the hard rock site's look back at this past year
• Mastodon's Brann Dailor Gives Old Man Drum Lesson
Mastodon drummer Brann Dailor has given an elderly gentleman a drum lesson as part of an advertising campaign for the Copenhagen-based beer company Mikkeller
• Mastodon's Bill Kelliher Celebrates Personal Milestone
Mastodon guitarist Bill Kelliher has gone just over a year without a drink, he's reported. He's fought back from a debilitating addiction that nearly cost him his life when his liver came close to failing
• Mastodon's Troy Sanders Reveals Wife's Breast Cancer Fight
Mastodon bassist Troy Sanders has revealed that the band cancelled its summer European tour dates following news that his wife had been diagnosed with breast cancer
• Mastodon Set To Headline Bloodstock 2016
Mastodon are the first headliners to be confirmed for next year's Bloodstock festival. The Saturday night main slot will mark the band's debut at the Derbyshire event