Posts Tagged ‘Mastodon’

ALBUM: Mastodon – Emperor Of Sand

Release Date: March 31st 2017
Label: Reprise Records


Atlanta’s Mastodon unveil ‘Emperor Of Sand’; a technical, stormy mix of doomy metal and rock, with melodic singing and a good dose of grooviness added to the mix too. It’s an interesting concoction. The band have found themselves at a crossroad with fans as of late, with more mainstream-esque records being too tame and ‘safe’ for some. Yet, ‘Emperor Of Sand’ has a brilliant tone both musically and lyrically, and sees the band find their innovative streak once again.

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VIDEO: Mastodon – Show Yourself

With a main stage set at Download Festival and new album on the way, Heavy metal favourites Mastodon have now released a new video for their song ‘Show Yourself’, the latest choice of cut to be taken from their forthcoming seventh full-length, ‘Emperor Of Sand’.

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AUDIO: Mastodon – Andromeda

Georgia based heavy metal troupe Mastodon have now unveiled another cut from their eagerly awaited and soon-to-be-released seventh full-length effort, ‘Emperor Of Sand’. The new single, titled ‘Andromeda’, is the third to be taken from the record.

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AUDIO: Mastodon – Show Yourself

With their seventh album ‘Emperor Of Sand’ now on the way, Atlanta heavy metal troupe Mastodon have just unveiled a stream of the song ‘Show Yourself’, the latest cut to be lifted from the forthcoming full-length effort.

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NEWS: Mastodon unveil new album, ‘Emperor Of Sand’, out March 31st 2017!

Georgia’s heavy metal favourites Mastodon have finally unveiled the details surrounding their highly anticipated seventh record, and follow-up to ‘Once More ‘Round The Sun’. The new album, ‘Emperor Of Sand’, produced by Brendan O’Brien, has been scheduled for release on March 31st 2017 through Reprise Records.

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FEATURE: 35 Bands To Look Out For In 2017!

Whether a band are releasing their first album or their tenth, we’ve covered them in our definitive list of bands to keep your eye on in 2017. With hundreds of shows and festivals planned around record releases, this year is already looking hot for new talent and big comebacks alike and, although it will take a lot to rival the heights that 2016 got to, we here at DEAD PRESS! are quietly confident.

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NEWS: Mastodon, Sum 41, Alter Bridge and more named for Download Festival 2017!

We may be deep into the cold months of winter right now, but the organisers of Download Festival are keeping our appetites whet for the summer to come by confirming another batch of bands to form the festivities of the 2017 edition of the event.

The latest names to join the festival bill include Mastodon, Sum 41, Alter Bridge, Airbourne, Good Charlotte, Pierce The Veil, and more.

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NEWS: Mastodon talk upcoming new album!

American progressive metallers Mastodon have discussed the progress made so far on their upcoming new studio record, and follow up to 2014’s widely acclaimed ‘Once More ‘Round The Sun’.

Drummer Brann Dailor explained where the band are at in the writing process, as well as what happened to the bands EP release which was spoken about not long after the release of their last record. Check it out below:

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NEWS: 70+ more acts confirmed for Reading & Leeds Festival 2016!

The day when this year’s Reading & Leeds Festival weekend is upon us is drawing ever closer, and to whet our appetites even more, the organisers have confirmed over 70 more bands and artists joining the bill.

Fresh additions to the line-up include Good Charlotte, Pulled Apart By Horses, Tonight Alive, Hacktivist, Mastodon, ROAM, Beach Slang, and many more.

You can find all of the newly announced names, along with the current stage splits, below:

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NEWS: Mastodon set to start work on album #7!

Metal heavyweights Mastodon have announced that they have started the writing process on their seventh full length record.

Drummer Brann Dailor has confirmed during an interview with LiveNation, that work on the follow-up to 2014’s ‘Once More Round The Sun’ should begin shortly, and you can check out what he had to say below:

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