With the latest brief announcement, US metallers Mastodon
have confirmed "getting close"
to wrapping up the new record, along with an attached image. Check out the Instagram
photo below and let us know if you spot any hidden details.
In related news, rumors of Mastodon, Gojira
hitting the road together have surfaced online. According to PRP
, the three acts are reportedly planning a North American concert trek for late 2014. More details should drop soon.
According to the latest info, Valient Himself
will be making a guest appearance on the band's new record. Chatting with Metal Hammer
about the fresh material, guitarist Bill Kelliher
noted: "I've spent a lot of time writing over the last six months, trying to come up with new ideas. "Every Mastodon record seems to have a different flavor - we don't want to keep on releasing the same record over and over again. We've got to surprise our fans; we're always moving and growing,"