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Features How collective grief shaped Mastodon’s most grandiose, gut-wrenching album ever

The passing of band manager and close friend Nick John in September 2018 was a deep wound for Mastodon. As astonishing double-album Hushed & Grim looms, the Atlanta metal masters explain how they’ve processed that pain into an epic reckoning on life and death, grief and the great hereafter…

The News Mastodon announce new album Hushed And Grim

Mastodon have revealed details of their ninth album Hushed And Grim

The News A Day To Remember, Code Orange, Mastodon and more for Download Festival 2022

Download Festival have announced A Day To Remember, Code Orange, Mastodon and a further 17 bands for 2022, plus day splits!

Features 10 bands who have the most wholesome friendships with each other

Plenty of bands fall out at some point, but this lot have always felt like the best of friends…

The News Mudvayne, Atreyu and more for inaugural private island festival and five-day rock cruise, Voragos

The Mudvayne reunion is set to hit the seas as the band join Rob Zombie, Mastodon and more for the inaugural Voragos cruise…

Features The 50 best albums from 2011

From Mastodon and Machine Head to Foo Fighters and Frank Turner, we rank the greatest albums from the year 2011

Features Mosh-pits and multiverses: How comic books and rock music became the ultimate partners in crime

Comic book behemoth DC’s latest Dark Nights: Death Metal project isn’t just the ultimate meeting of Batman and breakdowns. As collaborators Tyler Bates, Andy Biersack, Greg Capullo, Maria Brink and Chelsea Wolfe discuss, it’s the intertwining of two worlds in which anything is possible…

Features 10 of the best independent American metal records of the 21st century

In celebration of the United States’ Independence Day this weekend, we revisit 10 of the greatest heavy records dropped outside the major label system this century…

The News Mastodon are playing a show at the Georgia Aquarium

Mastodon are teaming up with DREAMSTAGE for a very special performance at their hometown of Atlanta, Georgia’s aquarium.

Features 14 iconic guest vocal spots in rock and metal

Here are 13 songs – and one whole EP – containing iconic guest vocal performances…

Reviews Soundtrack review: DC Dark Nights: Death Metal

Tyler Bates conjures a musical multiverse for DC Comics’ latest crossover event, Dark Nights: Death Metal.

The News Mastodon unleash Forged By Neron from the Dark Nights: Death Metal soundtrack

As DC announce the star-studded tracklist for Dark Nights: Death Metal, Mastodon unveil the album’s opening song, Forged By Neron.