Atlanta's Mastodon are nearing completion of their next studio album, the follow-up to 2014's "Once More 'Round The Sun". For album number seven, Mastodon chose to record once again with producer Brendan O'Brien, who first worked with Mastodon on their 2009 concept album, "Crack The Skye".
So what can one expect from Mastodon's seventh studio exploration? Well...never ones to repeat, Mastodon embrace the challenge to continually push themselves toward an elevated trajectory with each new release. Their fearless blend of styles, textures and concepts have created a sonic pathway all their own. Each band member contributes their personal genetic footprint into their collective sound that has not only inspired contemporaries but has alighted fans and critics to espouse their appreciation.