Mastodon, Coheed and Cambria Announce Co-Headlining Summer Outing
Heavy metal group Mastodon will join the alt-rockers of Coheed and Cambria this summer to bring a co-headlining trek to fans across the U.S. Mastadon will celebrate the 10th anniversary of their 2009 record Crack The Skye during the trek while Coheed and Cambria will be touring in support... Read more
Tickets On Sale: Friday, June 16, 2017
There’s a little something for everyone available in the ticket world for this June Friday, as over 1,000 events go live before the weekend between presales and regular sales. Gavin Degraw has four dates on his RAW tour available, while acts ranging from Harry Styles to Government Mule and... Read more
Hard rock heavyweights Alice in Chains, Deftones and Mastodon are teaming up for a fall tour of North America. The BlackDiamondSkye Tour name, appropriately, is an amalgamation of each group’s most recent studio album: “Black Gives Way to Blue” by Alice in Chains, the upcoming “Diamond Eyes” by Deftones,... Read more
Dethklok may be a fictional band on the Adult Swim cartoon “Metalocalypse,” but that won’t stop the group from co-headlining a major tour this fall. Progressive metal band Mastodon is taking the animated death metal crew on the road for its upcoming 34-city trek across North America. The seven-week... Read more
Progressive metal band Mastodon will launch an intimate club and theater tour this spring to support the group’s latest concept album. The 28-city tour begins April 10 at WorkPlay Theatre in Birmingham, AL, and ends May 15 at Center Stage in the band’s hometown of Atlanta, GA. The two-month... Read more
Mastodon guitarist Bill Kelliher has been hospitalized in London since November 3, as the band performed on the Unholy Alliance: Chapter III tour with headliner Slayer and supporting acts Trivium and Amon Amart. According to the band’s Web Site, Kelliher’s undisclosed condition is improving, and doctors continue to monitor... Read more
Mastodon frontman Brent Hinds, who ended up hospitalized with serious head injuries following his band’s appearance at the Sept. 9 MTV Video Music Awards in Las Vegas, was wounded after tangling with System of a Down bassist Shavo Odadjian and musician William Hudson, the Las Vegas Weekly reported. .... Read more
by Brian Frenette With the commercial demise of all things nu-metal, the realm of hard rock was sent scrambling at the beginning of the 21st century. Metal and hard rock are built on a mystique of loud, crude noise that constantly threats the status quo, something that is difficult... Read more