Get ready to experience one of the best heavy metal bands of the late nineties. Atlanta’s well known metal outfit Mastodon is back on a country wide tour. The band is sure going to hit you hard with its hi-octane heavy and thrash metal. Come and experience them live with Mastodon tickets in hand.
Mastodon started off in 1999 when the band's drummer Brann Dailor and guitarist Bill Kelliher met the bassist-vocalist Troy Sanders and guitarist-vocalist Brent Hinds in a show named High on Fire. The members met and simply clicked each other so well that they decided to work together as a band.
With a great deal of live jamming experience, the band members began composing and producing some astounding songs. Their music was a display of ecstatic songwriting that was overpowered by very technical guitar play and creative riffs. Their music stance was loud and clear and the talent of each member allowed the band to deliver exceptional heavy metal, hard core music of the new millennium. No wonder they are tagged as of one of the most predominant metal bands of this century.
The band was inspired by a numerous famous heavy metal bands/singers like Black Sabbath, Neurosis, Thin Lizzy and The Melvins. They influenced them so much so that even today, one can feel that Sabbath’s tunes and Ozzy’s vocals drive most of their compositions. The band has released five studio albums till now that have been praised by fans, critics and have also enjoyed commercial success.
The band’s first album in line was release in 2001 by Relapse Records. It was a four-song demo tape, ‘Burnt by the Sun’, ‘Coalesce’, ‘The Dellinger Escape Plan’ and ‘Today is the Day. Shortly after the release, the band was on tour that allowed them to work on the extended play Lifesblood. This allowed the band's full-length debut album 'Remission' to come out in 2002.
In 2004, the band got breakthrough when it released Leviathan. The album stirred waved in the music industry with great intensity. The album was all about themed songs wrapped in melodious rage, savage and wild sounding guitar riffs. The album's sensational music was mainly based on the famous novel Mobi Dick. This effort was a big time transition for the band. Also, it was a huge development since the band earned acclaim and got their album listed in the Top Ten albums of the year.
Owing to the band’s turnaround throughout its career Warner Bro came forward and signed the band in 2006. Before this contract started the band released the album Call of the Mastodon. This album was the revised and improved rendition of demo EPs. Simultaneously, the band also released a DVD of its journey into the world of music. For this they recorded interviews and concerts footages under the name 'Workhorse Chronicles'. This effort became very popular especially amongst the band’s fans. In 2006 the band contributed in a tribute album by composing the cover Metallica's song 'Orion' which too became a monster hit.
Blood Mountain was the first album to come out from under the umbrella of Warner Bros. The album's release followed a tour by the band of the entire Europe. This album was highly commended through various awards and acclamations. Mastodon tickets sold out like hot cakes because the single 'Capillarian Crest' had already made the album a hit before the band could celebrate it live on tour. Later, the album won acclaim and great recognition when it won the band its first ever Grammy in the category of Best Metal Performance mainly based on the single 'Colony of Birchmen'.
The band’s fourth album Crack the Skye was released in 2009. Following the aura of bring a top ranking outfit, the band’s popularity kept on increasing. This primarily happened due to the success of the band’s fourth album which was a massive hit. The album was followed by the Crack the Skye super tour and the band’s first ever live compilation Live at the Aragon. The band released The Hunter its fifth album in 2011 which was ranked on No.10 on the Billboard 200 charts. Also, the album earned the band another nomination in Grammys as the Best Metal/Hard Rock Performance.
With over a decade in heavy metal music Mastodon has achieved immensely. Today it stands amongst the Top 50 most famous/Best Metal bands of all times. If you want to experience their real sound then attend one of their upcoming concerts. Grab your deals today and have fun at the show.
MASTODON NEWS AND UPDATES
Mastodon, Coheed and Cambria announce joint tour
Mastodon announces U.K tour dates
The Georgia based progressive metal outfit, Mastodon came out with their seventh studio record earlier this year and it was titled ‘Emperor of the Sand.’ To support their latest album, they unveiled that they will be going on a North American tour in August with the Eagles of Death Metal and Russian Circles. Now, the quartet has announced that it will also be playing a handful of shows in the United Kingdom. The band is scheduled to perform gigs in cities like, Cardiff, Nottingham, New Castle and Glasgow. Mastodon will be ending its tour by performing the final show of trek in London on December 10th.
Mastodon Extend North American Tour Dates
American heavy metal band from Atlanta Mastodon is all set to hit the road along with special guests Russian Circles and Eagles of Death Metal. The recently announced 22-date fall trek will make stops in main North American cities such as San Antonio, Atlanta and Raleigh. The metal troops will also make appearances at festivals including Rock Allegiance, Houston Open Air and Louder than Life.
Mastodon will continue to promote their seventh studio record ‘Emperor of Sand’ as part of the upcoming shows. The album was released via Reprise Records in March of 2017.
- InkCarceration Festival: Slipknot, Mastodon & Killswitch Engage - Friday (Time: TBD) Ohio State Reformatory
Nothing beats the joy of watching your favorite music artist perform live! Mastodon's concert dates are out and fans are looking forward to the upcoming shows. The next concert will be held in Mansfield at the Ohio State Reformatory on 10-Sep-21. For complete information regarding dates and venues, please visit our website.
|InkCarceration Festival: Slipknot, Mastodon & Killswitch Engage - Friday (Time: TBD)||Ohio State Reformatory||Mansfield, OH||Fri Sep 10 202112:00 PM|
Mastodon Ticket Prices
Currently the average price for Mastodon tickets is $619. The date and location for this event is 10-Sep-21 at Ohio State Reformatory, Mansfield. The minimum get-in price for Mastodon tickets is $142.
|Name||City||Date||Average Ticket Price||Get In Price
|InkCarceration Festival: Slipknot, Mastodon & Killswitch Engage - Friday (Time: TBD)||Mansfield||10-Sep-21||$619||$142|
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