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  1. Mastodon Vinyl Reissue Series Begins TodayRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    As previously announced, Mastodon have announced they will reissue all of their Reprise Records titles on vinyl in the coming months. The first album in the series will be 2006's Blood Mountain, which will be issued today, March 3rd, on a mix of solid yellow and transparent green vinyl.

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  2. Mastodon's Kelliher: I Don't Wanna Be Like Metallica And Search For My Young Roots [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Mastodon guitarist Bill Kelliher pointed out that the last thing the band would want to do is force the vibe of their earlier efforts. During a recent clinic at the Guitar Center , Bill also offered a brand new riff that you can check out at the 4:15 mark in the video below.

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  3. Tool Is "Working on Some Tunes" in the StudioRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Rock102online.com

    ... company Tool hired to defend them turned around and sued the band as well. Meanwhile, Carey has teamed up with Mastodon frontman Brent Hinds to form a new group, Legend of the Seagullmen . You can hear the first two songs from the new band at ...

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  4. Mastodon Frontman and Tool Drummer Form New Group, Legend of the SeagullmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Rock102online.com

    Mastodon frontman Brent Hinds and Tool drummer Danny Carey have teamed up to create a new band, named Legend of the Seagullmen . The aquatically-themed group have released two new songs, called "The Deep-Sea Diver" and "Ships Wreck" on the band's website, TheSeagullmen.com .

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  5. Mastodon And Tool Stars Join SupergroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | ContactMusic.com

    Members of rock bands including Mastodon and Tool have teamed up to form a nautical-themed supergroup called Legend of the Seagullmen. Mastodon singer and guitarist Brent Hinds has teamed up with Tool drummer Danny Carey and Burning Brides frontman Dimitri Coats to create sea shanties under the new band name.

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  6. Mastodon Guitarist Kicked Out Of Grammys After Spilling Weed On Red Carpet [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Mastodon 's Brent Hinds managed to get himself kicked out of the Grammy Awards on Sunday after spilling a bag of contraband on the floor of the red carpet. In a post on Instagram, Hinds' Giraffe Tongue Orchestra collaborator Ben Weinman revealed that the guitarist had been ejected from the awards ceremony after tipping a bag filled with underwear and marijuana on the floor and refusing to pick up the contents.

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  7. Heavy metal guitarist goes to Grammys in full Dodgers uniformRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | AM 570 KLAC

    The Stew isn't usually the place to discuss award-show fashion - we usually leave that to our friends at Yahoo Style - but Brent Hinds of Atlanta heavy metal band Mastodon has thrust us into fashion talk. You see, that's Hinds wearing a full Los Angeles Dodgers uniform at Sunday night's Grammy Awards .

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  8. Their last record was nominated too - for Best Comedy Album.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | MetaFilter

    > Curiously dressed Atlanta prog metal band Mastodon, who many felt deserved to win the 2015 'Best Metal Performance' Grammy. That is not what I was expecting a metal band named Mastadon to look like.

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  9. Tool's Danny Carey And Mastodon's Brent Hinds Join Forces In Odd Side Project, Share Music [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Tool drummer Danny Carey and Mastodon guitarist Brent Hinds have joined forces for a quirky side project called Legend of the Seagullmen , already presenting a fresh load of music for streaming. Dimitri Coats of OFF! / Burning Brides is reportedly involved with the band as well, while Jimmy Hayward is in charge of the production side.

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  10. Mastodon's Brent Hinds Wore a Full Dodgers' Uniform to the GrammysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | The Big Lead

    Brent Hinds sings and plays guitar for the Grammy-nominated metal band, Mastodon. The band attended the Grammys and Hinds wore a full Los Angeles Dodgers uniform - specifically, #23.

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  11. Grammys Diss Heavy Metal Yet Again With Tenacious D a Best Metal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | VH1

    ... the slight is just the latest in a history of heavy metal Grammy fails. Curiously dressed Atlanta prog metal band Mastodon , who many felt deserved to win the 2015 'Best Metal Performance' Grammy. [Photo: Getty Images] To reiterate, nothing against ...

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  12. Grammys 2015: Men make their mark on the red carpetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Los Angeles Times

    ... media comparing the end result to Jack Nicholson's Joker from "Batman." And the guys from the Grammy-nominated band Mastodon stuck a collective finger in the eye of armchair fashion critics everywhere with Brann Dailor choosing a jaunty suit with an ...

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  13. What's Right And Wrong About The 2015 'Best Metal Performance' Grammy ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | VH1

    ... It is just a total joke." Let's take a look at this year's nominees and see what's right and wrong about them. Mastodon "High Road" ( Once More 'Round The Sun ) One of the defining metal band's of the new century, this song appears on the innovative ...

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  14. Colored Vinyl Ain't So Groovy, Says Curmudgeonly Music Editor Mike McGonigalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Stranger

    Mike McGonigal - former Seattleite and Stranger contributor, current music editor for Detroit's Metro Times weekly paper - wrote a funny rant about the prevalence of colored vinyl on the market for that publication's blog. The post - which doubles as a screed against press releases whose e-mail subject headers are rendered in all caps, which I cosign - was inspired by news of Georgia metal band Mastodon reissuing four of their albums on colored vinyl via Reprise Records, as if it were some kind of amazing accomplishment.

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  15. Mastodon to Reissue Last Four Albums on VinylRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    Mastodon will be reissuing their Reprise Records catalog on vinyl throughout 2015. The band's titles with the Warner Music Group-owned label include 2006's Blood Mountain , 2009's Crack the Skye , 2011's The Hunter , and their most recent release, 2014's Once More 'Round the Sun .

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  16. MASTODON Set to Reissue All Reprise Records Titles on Colored VinylRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Globally acclaimed hard rock icons and vinyl aficionados, Mastodon , have announced they will reissue all of their Reprise Records titles on vinyl in the coming months. The first album in the series will be 2006's Blood Mountain, which will be issued on a mix of solid yellow and transparent green vinyl on March 3rd.

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  17. The Best Los Angeles Metal Shows to See in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | LA Weekly

    ... metallic blend from elements of crust-punk, dirty grindcore, sludge, and whatever the hell you would call what Mastodon were doing on their 2002 debut, Remission . There is no break from the pummeling the group lays down on their new album, Ageless ...

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  18. Scott Kelly and the Road HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    ... with Eyehategod's Mike Williams, and Kelly contributed guest vocals to several albums by alternative metal band Mastodon. Recently, Kelly has been recording an album for one of those side projects, Rivers of Madness - featuring Brett Netson (Caustic ...

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  19. Mastodon & Clutch Set to Co-Headline TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Two of the world's most respected and influential hard rock bands Mastodon and Clutch are proud to announce THE MISSING LINK TOUR, which brings together both bands as they join forces along with special guests Graveyard and Big Business - each taking part of the tour as support.Together, this night of heavy rock will be one of the heaviest and most exciting concert events of the year. THE MISSING LINK TOUR kicks off on April 16th in St. Paul, MN.

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  20. U.S. metal gods Mastodona booked for London Music Hall in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The London Free Press

    Recording artist Troy Sanders of Mastodon performs at Marathon Music Works on November 6, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. U.S. metal gods Mastodon say they have a May date in downtown London two days after thundering at New York's Central Park stage.

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