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  1. Giraffe Tongue Orchestra Unleashes New Track, a oeBlood MoonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | KIBZ-FM Lincoln

    Giraffe Tongue Orchestra , the new band featuring Alice in Chains frontman William DuVall and Mastodon guitarist Brent Hinds , has shared a new track called "Blood Moon." You can listen to it now on YouTube .


  2. MastodonRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 |

    Eclectic progressive metal band Mastodon take their latest album, 'Once More 'Round the Sun' on tour to Europe this summer. Catch them at Dublin's Academy with special guests The Raven Age & Harvester on Monday, August 15th.


  3. Review: Epiphone Ltd. Ed. Brent Hinds Flying V Custom GuitarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Guitar World

    If you're a fan of the Flying V or Mastodon lead singer/guitarist Brent Hinds, chances are you already said, "Shut up and take my money!" the second that you laid eyes on this beautiful Epiphone Ltd. Ed. Brent Hinds Flying V Custom.


  4. Hard Rock Hotel Las Vegas Features New Mastodon Exhibit Featuring Rock MemorabiliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 |

    MASTODON are now part the elite collection of rock memorabilia featured at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas, NV. Mastodon has expressed their inclusion in the new exhibit as follows: "Joining the ranks of some of the biggest and most influential names in rock and roll, we are honored to now be a part of rock and roll history at the Hard Rock Cafe, in Las Vegas.


  5. Watch: Here's Brent From Mastodon & Norman Reedus From 'The Walking...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 |

    , Mastodon guitarist Brent Hinds and actor Norman Reedus - also known as Daryl Dixon from " The Walking Dead " TV show - recently got a pair of matching Lemmy tattoos. And now, video footage of the glorious event has surfaced online for you to gaze ...


  6. Crunch: This Is What Mastodon Guitarist Bill Kelliher's New Signature Amp Sounds Like [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 |

    Mastodon guitarist Bill Kelliher proudly unveiled his very own new signature amp from Friedman Amplification . It's a 100-watt hand-wired head that can be yours for $3,899.99.


  7. News / 5 minutes agoMastodon album is double, says Brent HindsRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2016 | Metal Hammer

    Mastodon guitarist Brent Hinds says the band's next release will consist of one album he wrote plus another created by his bandmates The follow-up to 2014's Once More 'Round The Sun will feature one record written entirely by him, plus a second created by bandmates Brann Dailor, Troy Sanders and Bill Kelliher. Hinds tells Guitar World : "It's shaping up to be a double album.


  8. New Mastodon Record Shaping Up To Be A Double Album! [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 |

    Mastodon guitarist Brent Hinds shared an exciting update, saying the band's new effort will apparently be a double album. Chatting with Guitar World , the man noted: "It's shaping up to be a double album.


  9. 'Game of Thrones': Complete Guide to Musician Roles and CameosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | RollingStone

    Two members of the metal group Mastodon - Brann Dailor and Brent Hinds, center - on the set of 'Game of Thrones.' ince its inception, Game of Thrones has had deep ties to real-life musicians.


  10. Giraffe Tongue Orchestra, Featuring Members of Alice in Chains and Mastodon, Announces Debut AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | KIBZ-FM Lincoln

    Alice in Chains frontman William DuVall and Mastodon guitarist Brent Hinds are teaming up to create a new band called Giraffe Tongue Orchestra. The hard rock collective, will release their debut album, called Broken Lines , on September 23. Lead single "Crucifixion" is available for download now on iTunes.


  11. Mastodon, Alice in Chains Supergroup Plots Debut LPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | RollingStone

    Giraffe Tongue Orchestra a rock supergroup featuring current and former members of Mastodon , Alice in Chains , Dillinger Escape Plan, Dethklok and the Mars Volta will release its debut LP Broken Lines , on September 23rd via Party Smasher Inc/Cooking Vinyl. "During the time Mastodon was there for Soundwave, I was at the zoo in Sydney, Australia and was checking out the giraffes," Mastodon guitarist Brent Hinds said explaining the band's colorful name.


  12. Mastodon on Next Album: 'We Are Neck-Deep in Writing Mode'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Billboard

    Atlanta-based band Mastodon is scheduled to tour Europe in August to make up a month of dates it had to cancel in July 2015 due to a personal matter. Aside from playing those shows -- which include the Brutal Assault, Pukkelpop, Reading and Leeds festivals -- singer-guitarist Troy Sanders says that working on the band's next album "is the top priority."


  13. MagmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | RollingStone

    ... is a far more personal (not to mention far less commercially-oriented) affair. A more apt comparison would be to Mastodon's 2011 album The Hunter , which saw that acclaimed progressive metal band dialing back its technical excesses in deference to ...


  14. News / Just NowGone Is Gone release Stolen From Me videoRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Metal Hammer

    It's taken from the group's upcoming self-titled debut EP , due for release on July 8 via Black Dune Records. The band features Mastodon singer and bassist Troy Sanders, At The Drive-In drummer Tony Hajjar, Queens Of The Stone Age guitarist Troy Van Leeuwen and guitarist and keyboardist Mike Zarin.


  15. Mastodon Singer Troy Sanders on New Project Gone Is Gone: 'The Stars...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Billboard

    ... on music. They eventually brought in Queens of the Stone Age guitarist Troy van Leeuwen, who in turn asked Mastodon singer/guitarist Troy Sanders if he could contribute vocals. "My phone rings, and it's one of my musical heroes, Troy van Leeuwen," ...


  16. QOTSA, At the Drive-In and Mastadon supergroup share new songRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | NME

    Last month, it was reported that members of Mastodon , Queens Of The Stone Age and At The Drive-In had formed a supergroup, calling themselves Gone Is Gone . Today, they have shared a new song, taken from their forthcoming EP.


  17. Mastodon leads the way with Ember CityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    In a city teeming with new loft-condo high-rises, rent hikes, and intown development bulldozing Atlanta's cultural institutions at an alarming rate, many artists and musicians have nowhere left to go but outward. In February, Mastodon guitarist Bill Kelliher announced the group would help facilitate a westward expansion.


  18. Mastodon: Why We Never Released That Winter EP We Talked About [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 |

    And it never happened... Now, drummer Brann Dailor explained why the effort never came to fruition, sharing some pretty cool news really. He tells 93.3 WMMR about the stuff they have piled up for the new album right now: "At the moment, it's just a ton of riffs, and they're kind of starting to form songs now.


  19. Feature / 24 minutes agoTeamRock's Tracks Of The WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Metal Hammer

    ... people begin to make an 's' sound like a snake. But in the case of Gone Is Gone, we'll let it pass. Consisting of Mastodon frontman Troy Sanders, At The Drive-In drummer Tony Hajjar, Queens Of The Stone Age/Failure guitarist Troy Van Leeuwen, and ...


  20. These Animated Album Covers Are Awesome [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 |

    ... or Spotify were replete with record sleeves that actually came to life? Imagine if the psychedelic insanity of Mastodon 's " Once More 'Round The Sun " or the Mayan inspired Eddie of Iron Maiden 's " Book of Souls " in moving picture form. That ...