Watch Mastodon’s GRAMMY Awards Acceptance Speech For “Best Metal Performance”

Footage of Mastodon accepting their GRAMMY at the pre-show awards ceremony can be seen below. The group took home the ‘Best Metal Performance’ For “Sultan’s Curse“, beating out August Burns Red, Body Count, Code Orange and Meshuggah.

So this happened! #mastodon #grammys

Ein Beitrag geteilt von Mastodon (@mastodonrocks) am

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Monster Energy Rock Allegiance at BB&T Pavilion & Wiggins Waterfront Park in Camden, NJ On Sat, 10/7

Featuring Rob Zombie, Five Finger Death Punch, Marilyn Manson, Halestorm, Mastodon & More Onsite Attractions IncludePhilly-Centric Food Offerings, Regional And National Craft Beer,Band Meet-And-Greets, Autograph Signings & MoreLimited Number Of General Admission Lawn TicketsStill Available At RockAllegiance.com Performance times have been announced for the 20-plus bands playing the third annual Monster Energy’s Rock Allegiance, part of Danny […]

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Monster Energy Rock Allegiance at BB&T Pavilion & Wiggins Waterfront Park in Camden, NJ On Sat, 10/7

Featuring Rob Zombie, Five Finger Death Punch, Marilyn Manson, Halestorm, Mastodon & More Onsite Attractions IncludePhilly-Centric Food Offerings, Regional And National Craft Beer,Band Meet-And-Greets, Autograph Signings & MoreLimited Number Of General Admission Lawn TicketsStill Available At RockAllegiance.com Performance times have been announced for the 20-plus bands playing the third annual Monster Energy’s Rock Allegiance, part of Danny […]

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Monster Energy Rock Allegiance at BB&T Pavilion & Wiggins Waterfront Park in Camden, NJ On Sat, 10/7

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Avenged Sevenfold To Headline Closing Night of OPEN AIR Sun Oct 15 2017

Avenged Sevenfold will close out the final night (Sunday, October 15) of the second annual Monster Energy Houston Open Air at The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion presented by Huntsman in The Woodlands, TX. Festival producers Danny Wimmer Presents are very excited to bring the band back to Houston, after dangerous storms and lightning in the […]

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Avenged Sevenfold To Headline Closing Night of OPEN AIR Sun Oct 15 2017

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COGNITIVE: Metal Injection Premieres Deformity Full-Length From Brutal Death Metal Faction In Advance Of Friday’s Release

This Friday, Garden State-based death metal faction COGNITIVE will unleash their pulverizing Deformity full-length upon the masses. The nine-track offering was captured at Full Force Studio by Joe Cincotta (Suffocation, Internal Bleeding, Dehumanized), mastered at West West Side Studios by Alan Douches (Cannibal Corpse, Converge, Black Breath, Mastodon et al), and includes a guest appearance […]

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COGNITIVE: Metal Injection Premieres Deformity Full-Length From Brutal Death Metal Faction In Advance Of Friday’s Release

This Friday, Garden State-based death metal faction COGNITIVE will unleash their pulverizing Deformity full-length upon the masses. The nine-track offering was captured at Full Force Studio by Joe Cincotta (Suffocation, Internal Bleeding, Dehumanized), mastered at West West Side Studios by Alan Douches (Cannibal Corpse, Converge, Black Breath, Mastodon et al), and includes a guest appearance […]

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COGNITIVE: Metal Injection Premieres Deformity Full-Length From Brutal Death Metal Faction In Advance Of Friday’s Release

This Friday, Garden State-based death metal faction COGNITIVE will unleash their pulverizing Deformity full-length upon the masses. The nine-track offering was captured at Full Force Studio by Joe Cincotta (Suffocation, Internal Bleeding, Dehumanized), mastered at West West Side Studios by Alan Douches (Cannibal Corpse, Converge, Black Breath, Mastodon et al), and includes a guest appearance […]

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Korn Premieres New Song “Insane” From Upcoming New Album “The Serenity Of Suffering”

Korn premieres a new song entitled “Insane”, the opening track from the upcoming new album “The Serenity Of Suffering”, which will be out in stores October 21st via Roadrunner Records.

Korn’s 12th studio album, “The Serenity of Suffering,” was produced by Nick Raskulinecz (Foo Fighters, Deftones, Mastodon) and features a special guest appearance from Corey Taylor of Slipknot.

Check out now “Insane” below.

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Meek Is Murder Posts Full New “Was” Album Online

Meek Is Murder’s fourth full-length album, “Was,” is now streaming in full via the player below. Due out July 15th, you can also pre-order “Was” right here.

The prolific Brooklyn trio has worked nonstop since its inception in 2009, releasing music at an alarming rate and honing its craft down to a precise and effective art form. “Was” was produced by Kurt Ballou (Converge, Nails) and mastered by Alan Douches (The Dillinger Escape Plan, Mastodon). Catch the band’s record release show:

Jul 16 – Brooklyn, NY @ Aviv

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Mastodon Announces Tour Dates With Judas Priest

If you’ve gotten over Brent Hinds hating heavy metal, you can see Mastodon live this fall with Judas Priest. The band comments:

“We’re excited to announce that we’ll be hitting the road in October and November for a fall North American tour with British metal icons Judas Priest, which kicks off on October 16th.

“In addition, The Missing Link Tour w/ Clutch plus support from Corrosion Of Conformity also continues with new dates. All confirmed tour dates are below.”

*** Mastodon w/ Judas Priest Tour dates
** Mastodon co-headline with Clutch & Corrosion of Conformity
* Mastodon Headline

Sep 25 – Rio de Janeiro, BRA – Rock in Rio Festival
Sep 27 – Sao Paulo, BRA – Anhembi (outdoor)
Sep 28 – Santiago, CHI – Comes Louder Festival
***Oct 16 – Vina Robles Amphitheatre – Paso Robles, CA
***Oct 17 – The Pearl – Las Vegas, NV
*Oct 18 – Ace of Spades – Sacramento, CA
***Oct 20 – The Warfield – San Francisco,CA
***Oct 21 – City National Civic – San Jose, CA
***Oct 22 – Senator Theatre – Chico, CA
Oct 24 – KnotFest – San Bernardino, CA
**Oct 26 – Rialto Theatre – Tucson, AZ
**Oct 28 – Austin Music Hall – Austin, TX
**Oct 29 – Gas Monkey Live – Dallas, TX
**Oct 30 – Bayou Music Center – Houston, TX
*Oct 31 – Civic Theater – New Orleans, LA (w/ C.O.C.)
*Nov 1 – Iron City – Birmingham, Al (w/ C.O.C.)
***Nov 3 – Peoria Civic Center Theatre – Peoria, IL
***Nov 6 – The Paramount – Huntington, NY
***Nov 7 – Prudential Center – Newark, NJ
***Nov 10 – Scotiabank Centre – Halifax, NS
***Nov 12 – Air Canada Centre – Toronto, ON
Dec 5 – Reykjavik, ICE – Rokkjotnar Festival

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