Listen: Mastodon – The Hunter

Tuesday, September 20th, 2011



It comes out on September 27th but you know you want to hear it now. Up top, you can stream Mastodon’s new album, The Hunter, in its entirety. Furthermore, the band provided visuals to go along with your listening experience. Which means now would be a good time to break out your stash of green goodies, light it up and kick back for about 55 minutes.

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Mastodon announce North American tour with Dillinger Escape Plan

Monday, September 12th, 2011



Do you need your face melted off? Do you need to feel like your heart is about to burst through your rib cage and your ass is literally about to fall off? Those tour dates down below are the ones you want to check out. Mastodon, along with Dillinger Escape Plan and Red Fang, are kicking off a North American jaunt starting October 25th in Austin, TX.

Mastodon’s… Read More

RiO!B episode – September 7, 2011

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011







Mastodon – “Spectrelight”

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Listen: Mastodon – Spectrelight

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011



Another day closer to September 27th means another new track from Mastodon. Down below you can check out the song “Spectrelight” from their forthcoming album, The Hunter, out on 9/27. This track will definitely make those of you who were pissed that “Curl of the Burl” sounded a bit too “poppy” feel better. It’s not a long… Read More

Listen: Mastodon – “Curl of the Burl”

Tuesday, August 16th, 2011



The first official single from Mastodon’s forthcoming album, The Hunter, called “Curl of the Burl” is available to download on iTunes today. But, if you need a test drive of the track, you can hit play down below to check it out. We’ve already checked out “Black Tongue” but this song seems to be a bit more…radio… Read More

Mastodons The Hunter in stores on September 27th

Monday, July 25th, 2011



We finally have a release date for Mastodon’s new album, The Hunter, and that date is September 27th! The band’s follow up to 2009′s Crack the Skye features the song “Black Tongue” which you can check out up top in the video featuring the making of a sculpture of the album’s cover art. The song is now available to download on iTunes and a special edition… Read More

RiO!B episode – July 14, 2011

Thursday, July 14th, 2011



Nick Oliveri gets arrested

Megadeth new album release date

Mastodon album trailer

Watch: Trailer for new Mastodon album, The Hunter

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011



We are nearing a release date for Mastodon’s new album, The Hunter, as evidenced by the trailer up top which features a snippet of a new song called “Black Tongue.” The album is expected to be released in October and their next North American show takes place on July 24th in Toronto, ON followed by a show with Soundgarden on July 30 at The Gorge in George, Washington.

What do you think of the clip up top? Are you brimming with excitement over the new Mastodon album?… Read More

Members of Mastodon, Dillinger Escape Plan, Mars Volta, Jane’s Addiction forming new band

Tuesday, June 14th, 2011



A massive new group is in the making…that is, if they can actually find the time to get together.

Brent Hinds of Mastodon spoke to and said that he, ex-Jane’s Addiction bassist Eric Avery, former Mars Volta drummer Thomas Pridgen and Dillinger Escape Plan guitarist Ben Weinman are trying to put together… Read More

Linkin Park, Paramore, Mastodon appear on soundtrack for Transformers: Dark of the Moon

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011



The summer movie season is in full swing and we know the rule about summer movies, right? The bigger the explosions, the more likely the movie will probably suck. And no one proves this better than Michael Bay and the Transformers movies he’s made which will include the third installment, Transformers: Dark of the Moon.

Now while I really have no burning desire to see robots in disguise and Shia… Read More