Entries Tagged ‘Mastodon’

Mastodon ready live recording

On February 11, 2012, Mastodon took the stage at London’s O2 Academy in Brixton, capping off the Atlanta-based band’s world tour in support of their critically acclaimed album The Hunter. This sold-out performance was Mastodon’s first show at the legendary Brixton venue.  A recording of the show, titled Mastodon Live At Brixton, will be released [...]

Converse hosts free concerts in San Francisco

Converse will be hosting a series of five free ‘Converse Represent‘ concerts at Slim’s in San Francisco, CA later this month that will celebrate various genres. The June 26 show features: Quicksand, Mastodon, High On Fire, Saviours and Hot Lunch. The June 27 show will also see Suicidal Tendencies, Rocket From The Crypt, Ceremony and [...]

Bands donate auction items to Baroness Relief fundraiser

Various musicians and friends of Baroness have donated items to an auction that aims to help ease the costs of the medical bills related to their August 2012 bus crash in the UK. Test pressings and autographed items from the likes of Mastodon, Meshuggah, Neurosis, Kylesa, Municipal Waste, Red Fang and more are up for grabs. Full [...]

Unartignyc captures Primate’s Black Flag set

Primate (Mastodon, Brutal Truth, etc.) performed a 17 song set of Black Flag covers at Saint Vitus in Brooklyn, NY on November 30. You can watch some footage of that via Unartignyc.com:

Mastodon confirms they are writing new record

The wheels are in motion for a new Mastodon album. Band vocalist/guitarist Brent Hinds recently told MTVHive.com that writing for it is already underway and if all goes well, Mastodon could possibly be in the studio as early as January.

At A Loss to release Totimoshi vinyl

On May 29, At A Loss Recordings will unleash the vinyl edition of Avenger by Totimoshi.  The pressing is limited to 500 copies and available on either opaque purple or black vinyl. Pre-orders are available at THIS LOCATION. Avenger was produced by Toshi Kasai (Melvins, Shrinebuilder, Tool), mastered by John Golden (Melvins, Mike Watt, OM) [...]

Primate (Mastodon, Brutal Truth) release Draw Back A Stump in July

Primate‘s (Mastodon, Brutal Truth) Draw Back A Stump will get a July 3 worldwide release through Relapse Records. The re-worked version of the outing will feature additional rhythm guitars, plus a new mixing and mastering job. Three previously-unreleased bonus tracks will also grace the effort with a teaser available below, along with the revised track listing: [...]

Make Do And Mend complete new album

Connecticut’s Make Do And Mend has completed work on their Rise Records debut. The band comments: “We are ecstatic to say that our new record is complete. Recorded, mixed and mastered. We couldn’t be any more excited to share it with you all. More info coming soon!” The effort was tracked in February with producer [...]

Attention Columbus: Rock on the Range 2012 announces lineup

Rock on the Range 2012 will take place May 18, 19, and 20 at Columbus Crew Stadium in Columbus, OH and feature performances from Incubus, Rob Zombie, Shinedown, Marilyn Manson, Five Finger Death Punch, Slash, Megadeth, Chevelle, Cypress Hill, Mastodon and many more. The current lineup for is as follows: Incubus Rob Zombie Shinedown Marilyn [...]

Mastodon, Opeth, Ghost dates announced (2012)

The dates for the Mastodon, Opeth co-headlining tour have been released.  Ghost is opening.  Here they are: Apr. 04 – Portland, ME – State Theater (M) Apr. 05 – Boston, MA – Orpheum Theater (O) Apr. 06 – Montreal, QC – Metropolis (O) Apr. 07 – Toronto, ON – Sony Centre (O) Apr. 09 – [...]