Tag Archives: Mastodon

Mastodon to begin work on new album

Mastodon bassist and vocalist Troy Sanders has revealed to Onslaught Radio that the band will begin work on the follow up to ‘The Hunter’ now that Reading and Leeds festivals have finished. “After these two festivals, the Reading and Leeds, we’ll take some time off and start working on new ideas.”

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Mastodon and Feist release Record Store Day split Feistodon digitally

Mastodon and Feist have announced that their Record Story Day split ‘Feistodon’ has now been released digitally. With the news of the digital release, they have released a special interactive music video for ‘A Commotion.’ Fans will be able to crossfade between the Feist and Mastodon audio versions and listen to the track in different […]

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Gojira

Album Review: Gojira – L’Enfant Sauvage

It’s hard to judge the scale of support Gojira have in 2012. Opening for metal giants Metallica and critically acclaimed albums are the norm for the French act, but their technical sludge metal is geared more towards fans of Meshuggah than any thrash metal titan. The acclaim will just keep coming with fifth album ‘L’Enfant […]

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Devil Sold His Soul announce new album Empire Of Light, free download of No Remorse, No Regrets available

Devil Sold His Soul have announced that they will release their brand new album, ‘Empire Of Light,’ on the 17th September through Small Town Records. Produced by guitarist Johnny Renshaw and mixed by Alan Douche at West West Side (Converge, Mastodon, The Dillinger Escape Plan), ‘Empire Of Light’ is the first album since the bands […]

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Updated: Opeth vocalist not in car accident, did require medical attention for cut

Yesterday evening Opeth were set to perform with Mastodon and Ghost at The Myth in Maplewood, Minnesota but their set was cancelled due to Opeth vocalist Mikael Akerfeldt reportedly being in a car accident. Those reports were false and although fans stated information direct from Mastodon’s tour manager, they were not true. The true reason […]

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Opeth vocalist Mikael Akerfeldt in car accident

Yesterday evening Opeth were set to perform with Mastodon and Ghost at The Myth in Maplewood, Minnesota but their set was cancelled due to Opeth vocalist Mikael Akerfeldt being in a car accident. One fan reports that Mastodon’s tour manager came on stage and announced that Mikael had been rushed to hospital after being in […]

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High On Fire

Album Review: High On Fire – De Vermis Mysteriis

I feel sorry for those who like their rock music handed to them. The mainstream stuff that our genre has to offer lately hasn’t been up to scratch. Hell, mainstream across the board is experiencing a lull right now. But if you’re like me and enjoy digging deep for your rock, you’ll know that right […]

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