Listen To A Track Off The New Mastodon Album


You can hear a new song from Mastodon at the end of this post. It is called “High Road” and I dig it. The song comes from the band’s new album Once More Round The Sun. Check it out, and enjoy it. Your browser does not support the audio element.

New Mastodon Album Named


The new Mastodon album has a name, finally. It’s Once More Round The Sun. I love that title. It gives me hope the new one will be most awesome. The CD was recorded at a Franklin, Tennessee, studio with producer Nick Raskulinecz. The cover artwork is being created by Oakland-based artist Skinner, who specializes in […]

Mastodon: New Record Complete


It’s totally and completely in the bag, folks. Save for the mastering. However, the new Mastodon record is both recorded and mixed, meaning work on the music is finished. The album still has no name, but its mastering is “almost complete.” Look for a summer release through Reprise Records. The album was produced by Nick […]

Mastodon Reveal More Song Titles


Everyone is rabid, rabid for information about Mastodon’s forthcoming album. The turds at Guitar World recently caught up with one of the dudes in the band, and got three additional song titles out of ‘em. The June issue will reveal those song titles. Or you could just read them here now: “Cold Dark Place,” “Northside […]

Every Time I Die Wrap New Album Sessions

Every Time I Die

That’s a wrap, kids with bad taste. Every Time I Die have finished tracking their next album.

As you well know, Converge’s Kurt Ballou produced the effort, which will boast a cameo from The Gaslight Anthem’s Brian Fallon. Says the band: “Salem, we love ya, we’re gonna miss ya. We left #GodCity for the last time […]

Tool Release Statement On Next Album


Time to finally clear up all this fucking confusion, folks. Tool has issued a statement to saying the new album sessions continue, contrary to reports from a site I will never visit again. The statement reads: “Last night, Adam Jones, in a private conversation with fans attending the Portland Tool concert, joked that the […]

Tool Guitarist Was Just Kidding

Adam Jones

The new Tool album will not be coming out in 2014, probably. We were all had! Adam Jones from Tool, who sparked crazy amounts of joyous reportage this morning by saying the new album from his band was in the bag and ready for release this year, was just kidding. He went on Twitter to […]

Allegaeon Finish New Album Sessions


Oh yes, killer. Recording for the next Allegaeon album has concluded. Producer Dave Otero was once again enlisted to helm the sessions. Offers Allegaeon: “The new record is officially done…. Greg just finished tracking his breathing/panting over the classical bs…and there was much rejoicing… yay… Get ready to enjoy coaster number 4.” Sorry, I only […]

Tool’s New Album Done, Ready For 2014 Release


Before the year is out, we’ll be getting some new Tool to blast. Believe that. The oft-delayed follow-up to 2006′s 10,000 Days is finished and according to guitarist Adam Jones, will arrive later this year. Reports claim Jones told an unnamed fan attending a pre-show VIP meet-and-greet in Portland, Oregon, on Thursday afternoon that Tool’s […]

Neurosis Frontman Continues Mastodon Record Tradition

Scott Kelly

Mastodon’s tradition — of having Scott Kelly of Neurosis sing on a new album track — will continue with the band’s next impeding opus. Guitar man Bill Kelliher confirmed the news to Soundwave TV. “We just got a track back from Scott Kelly from Neurosis, he always sings on a song,” says Kelliher. “And it […]