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The 5 Best Videos of the Week

Same sex marriage is now legal in all 50 states! That's a much, much bigger deal than anything music is going to give us anytime…
Tom Breihan | June 26, 2015 - 11:19 am
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The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: Sia Steps Out Of The Shadows, Sort Of

You've known Sia Furler for a while whether you realize it or not. The Australian singer and songwriter has been hovering around the music industry…
Chris DeVille | July 3, 2014 - 3:16 pm
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The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – June 2014

Last week, Grantland published a thoughtful, compelling piece by Steven Hyden titled "The Sad But True Fate Of Pop-Metal." In his essay, Hyden used the…
Michael Nelson | June 30, 2014 - 12:23 pm
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More Mastodon stories

Giraffe Tongue Orchestra – “Crucifixion”

While Mastodon's Troy Sanders is busy with his new supergroup Gone Is Gone, his bandmate Brent Hinds -- the Mastodon member with the red beard…
Tom Breihan | June 21, 2016 - 9:56 am

Gone Is Gone – “Stolen From Me”

Gone Is Gone is the new supergroup featuring members of Mastodon, Queens Of The Stone Age, and At The Drive-In. They're putting out their debut…
Peter Helman | June 15, 2016 - 7:32 pm
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Gone Is Gone – “Starlight”

Gone Is Gone is the recently formed new project featuring members of Mastodon, Queens Of The Stone Age, and At The Drive-In. Last month, they…
James Rettig | May 25, 2016 - 11:30 am
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Gone Is Gone – “Violescent”

Last week, members of Mastodon, Queens Of The Stone Age, and At The Drive-In teased the formation of a new supergroup named Gone Is Gone.
James Rettig | April 20, 2016 - 1:23 pm
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Mastodon, QOTSA, & At The Drive-In Members Tease Supergroup Gone Is Gone

Members of the bands Mastodon, QOTSA, and At The Drive-In have teased a new supergroup called Gone Is Gone. Rolling Stone reports that At The…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 13, 2016 - 1:39 pm
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Check Out Epiphone’s Signature Flying-V Guitar From Mastodon’s Brent Hinds

Mastodon's Brent Hinds designed a customized flying-v shaped guitar for Epiphone. According to Pitchfork, Hinds teased the design back in 2015 when he posted an…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 4, 2016 - 5:27 pm
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Mastodon’s Brent Hinds Really Hates Heavy Metal, Interviews

In a recent interview with Guitar Player, Mastodon's Brent Hinds admitted to not really liking heavy metal. Actually, his exact wording was: "I fucking hate…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 24, 2015 - 12:49 pm
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Mastodon – “Asleep In The Deep” Video

Mastodon have been having a lot of fun as a band lately, selling booty shorts and turning up on Game Of Thrones. Their new video…
Tom Breihan | June 19, 2015 - 11:09 am

Mastodon Were Wildlings On Game Of Thrones Last Night

For the most part, Game Of Thrones has done a remarkable job maintaining the consistency of its fictional universe, avoiding things like cameos from real-life…
Tom Breihan | June 1, 2015 - 6:29 am
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Mastodon – “White Walker”

It didn't make any sense last year when HBO released a mixtape of rappers referencing Game Of Thrones, and it doesn't make any more sense…
Tom Breihan | March 11, 2015 - 12:41 pm
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Tool And Mastodon Members Form Nautical-Themed Supergroup Legend Of The Seagullmen

It's hard to decide exactly what to make of the Legend Of The Seagullmen, a new high-concept "supergroup" featuring Tool's Danny Carey and Mastodon's Brent…
Michael Nelson | February 9, 2015 - 4:25 pm
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Mastodon’s Brent Hinds Is Playing Jackass’ Ryan Dunn In A Bam Margera Movie

Usually, prominent face tattoos make it hard to get major movie roles. When you're playing one of the Jackass guys, though, all bets are apparently…
Tom Breihan | January 12, 2015 - 9:31 am
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2015 Grammy Nominees Announced

UPDATE: Read our breakdown of the nominations here. // The Academy Of Recording Arts And Sciences has been announcing Grammy nominations…
Tom Breihan | December 5, 2014 - 9:02 am
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Watch Mastodon Tear Shit Up On Letterman

Last night, Atlanta metal monsters Mastodon were the musical guests on the Late Show With David Letterman, and it is still weird to see these…
Tom Breihan | October 28, 2014 - 10:30 am
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Mastodon Want To See You Twerk, Preferably In Asstodon Shorts

Mastodon caused a minor stir a few weeks back with their satirical video for "The Motherload," which featured a heavily stylized twerking competition. Those outraged…
Chris DeVille | October 13, 2014 - 5:55 pm
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Mastodon – “The Motherload” Video

Mastodon released the album Once More 'Round The Sun this past summer, and now they've got a new clip for "The Motherload," which is not…
Miles Bowe | September 29, 2014 - 11:35 am
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Watch Mastodon Bring Guitar Faces To Kimmel

People within the metal underground are always worrying that their scene is getting too friendly or commercialized. And to those people, I say: Don't you…
Tom Breihan | September 16, 2014 - 9:34 am
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Mastodon – “Atlanta” (Feat. Gibby Haynes) (Stereogum Premiere)

Word to "Jesus Built My Hotrod": The phrase "feat. Gibby Haynes" usually means good things are about to happen. And now the Butthole Surfers frontman…
Tom Breihan | September 5, 2014 - 10:13 am
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Mastodon’s Brent Hinds Carved A Giant Wooden Mastodong

When Brent Hinds isn't fronting Mastodon, he likes to blow off steam by doing some wood carving. Over the past year, he's been busy with…
James Rettig | July 29, 2014 - 8:51 pm
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