Art is a cyclical beast. The same can easily be said of Grammy Award nominated hard rock juggernaut Mastodon. The group’s four members recognize the importance of life’s omnipresent cycles on their sixth full-length album, Once More ‘Round the Sun. The band orbits around themes of loss and rebirth, twirling a sonic spiral of its signature robust riffing, hypnotically haunting soundscapes, triage of dynamic voices, and thundering seismic grooves. At the same time, this particular collection proves personal for Brann Dailor, Brent Hinds, Bill Kelliher, and Troy Sanders. The very title says something slightly different for each member. Continue reading.
Brann Dailor - drums and vocals
Brent Hinds - guitar and vocals
Bill Kelliher - guitar
Troy Sanders - bass and vocals
Emperor Of Sand (Reprise Records) 2017
Once More 'Round the Sun (Reprise Records) 2014
Live At Brixton 2012 (Reprise Records) 2013
The Hunter (Reprise Records) 2011
Live At The Aragon (Reprise Records, Sire) 2011
Crack The Skye (Reprise Records) 2008
Blood Mountain (Reprise Records) 2006
Leviathan (Relapse Records) 2004
Remission (Relapse Records) 2002
Singles discography coming soon ...