Posts Tagged ‘Mastodon’

NEWS: Mastodon announce UK tour for December 2017!

Having just slayed it on the Download Festival main stage over the weekend, Georgia based heavy metal troupe Mastodon have announced a headline tour across the UK in December in support of their recently released LP, ‘Emperor Of Sand’.

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VIDEO: CKY – Days Of Self Destruction (feat. Brett Hinds)

They haven’t put out any new music for nearly 10 years, but now hard rock trio CKY have put out their first offering of new material since 2009. Their new single, ‘Days Of Self Destruction’, comes from their forthcoming record ‘The Phoenix’, and features Brett Hinds of Mastodon.

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NEWS: Brett Hinds (Mastodon) proposes to his girlfriend on stage!

Get ready for a collective “aww”. Mastodon vocalist Brett Hinds proposed to his girlfriend on stage last week during a show in Birmingham, Alabama.

You can check out the crowd-shot video below:

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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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