With Mastodon's highly-anticipated ninth album Hushed And Grim on the way later this month (October 29), the band have just dropped the first 'official' single from the record: Teardrinker.
The emotional track comes accompanied by a conceptual and cinematic video directed by Lorenzo Diego Carrera, which you can watch now.
Speaking to Kerrang! about Hushed And Grim as a whole, drummer Brann Dailor called the LP a "mood", explaining of how it tackles the loss of band manager and close friend Nick John: "It’s about grief, about guilt, about all those fun feelings. It’s awful seeing your friend suffer like that and knowing there’s nothing that you can do. If you know, you know…"