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Mastodon - Hushed and Grim (October 29th, 2021)

Discussion in 'Music Forum' started by DarkHotline, Sep 7, 2021.

  1. DarkHotline Sep 7, 2021
    (Last edited: Sep 10, 2021)

    Run On, Girl, Run On Prestigious


    1. Pain With An Anchor
    2. The Crux
    3. Sickle And Peace
    4. More Than I Could Chew
    5. The Beast
    6. Skeleton Of Splendor
    7. Teardrinker
    8. Pushing The Tides
    9. Peace And Tranquility
    10. Dagger
    11. Had It All
    12. Savage Lands
    13. Gobblers Of Dregs
    14. Eyes Of Serpents
    15. Gigantium

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  2. chewbacca110


    I want that to be true but those song titles sound like a computer came up with “Mastodon song titles”.
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  3. DarkHotline

    Run On, Girl, Run On Prestigious

    I’m definitely excited about the artwork, it looks like Paul Romano did it and if so, I’m glad they reunited for this. His artwork was a crucial part of their aesthetic in the early days imo, part of what drew me in was the artwork for Blood Mountain and Leviathan when I started getting into them way back in 2006.
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  4. DarkHotline

    Run On, Girl, Run On Prestigious

    I’ve seen other titles thrown around so who knows. I’ll def change the OP once things get confirmed though.
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  5. TomG

    Regular Supporter

    15 songs…double LP? I love bands coming out of quarantine with enough songs for meaty albums these days
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  6. Argus

    Of sugar and ice I am made

    I'm seeing October 29th as the release, not the 22nd. Probably just the digital release, with this short a roll-out.
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  7. Bane

    The spiciest meme

    Uhhhhh alright then hell yea!
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  8. DarkHotline

    Run On, Girl, Run On Prestigious

    Once it’s official, I’ll change the title
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  9. sophos34

    they say this is medicine Prestigious

    im in, emperor of sand was great and once more round the sun remains ridiculously underrated and a good no bullshit heavy metal record.
  10. DarkHotline

    Run On, Girl, Run On Prestigious

    OMATS is really good, The Motherload is a legit banger
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  11. ghostxvapor


    Halloween is another great song off that album
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  12. Joe4th

    Memories are nice, but that's all they are. Prestigious

    Band hasn’t put out anything I don’t like, here for it
  13. phaynes12

    playing in the band Prestigious

    lets goooooo
  14. ghostxvapor


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  15. DarkHotline

    Run On, Girl, Run On Prestigious

    Alright, OP has been changed with finalized information. 15 songs on two discs, let’s GGGGGOOOOOOOO
  16. ghostxvapor


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  17. TomG

    Regular Supporter

    Listening to Pushing the Tides. Song is great but I’m not crazy on the bass heavy/woofy bass drum production. It overpowers the massive guitar riff and some interesting vocals. I’ll try on different speakers/headphones but it was jarring at first
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  18. Micah511

    You wanted a flower, but turned out a weed

    My word this is going to rule. I loved Emperor of Sand and this sounds like a continuation of that melodically while being slightly more adventurous instrumentally. It looks like Mastodon are leaning full into the prog and I am 100% here for it.
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  19. Gianni28


  20. Micah511 Sep 10, 2021
    (Last edited: Sep 10, 2021)

    You wanted a flower, but turned out a weed

    Cackling at the length of this. I hope it earns its playtime, I imagine it will.

    EDIT: unless I'm bad at math that is an 86:17 runtime.

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  21. swboyd

    ancient chivalry is doomed Prestigious

    Song is solid. About what I expect from current era Mastodon. Brann's performance is still top notch.
  22. Steve_JustAGuy


    Double album really has me pumped.

    I'll edit to say that I just put on Pushing the Tides and there's definite Motorhead vibes with the vocal delivery. Just fucking rips.
  23. DaydreamNation

    Had enough? Supporter

    Always excited about a new Mastodon record, let's get it. That is a lot of songs
  24. sophos34

    they say this is medicine Prestigious

    this fucking destroys
  25. JM95

    Trusted Supporter

    Completely agree. It seems a weird choice.