Tag Archives: Brann Dailor

Remember When: Mastodon got murdered in ‘Game Of Thrones’?

Posted by on June 27, 2016

It’s not that often when metal creeps its way into mainstream pop culture. So when metal/hard rock acts do actually pop up in beloved sitcoms, dramatic films, cartoons or even reality series, it’s kind of awesome. So in the weekly column Remember When, Metal Insider recalls the most random instances of metal’s elite appearing in front […]

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Here’s Mastodon’s Brann Dailor on Seth Meyers’ show

Posted by on April 11, 2016

Mastodon’s Brann Dailor is probably one of the few drummers in rock and metal that is identifiable enough to sit in on a late night show and be recognizable. And while we were surprised that he actually got a weeklong fill-in spot on Late Night with Seth Meyers, we’re not surprised that he crushed it. Not […]

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Mastodon’s Brann Dailor to sit in with Seth Myers’ band this week

Posted by on April 4, 2016

We hope that Mastodon has many more years of making music, as they’re one of the few bands from the last 15 years that has continued to move forward, evolving from the thrashy near-hardcore of Remission to the riff-driven band that put out Once More ‘Round the Sun a few years back. However, if we can envision […]

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Mastodon aim to ‘do more better’ with next album

Posted by on March 15, 2016

We’re getting studio updates from everyone these days – Every Time I Die, Metallica, and now, kind of, Mastodon. In an interview that drummer Brann Dailor and guitarist Bill Kelliher did for Live Nation TV about their playing and what the band’s done to grow, they state that they’re going into writing mode for the […]

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Mastodon’s Brann Dailor gives drum lessons to an old dude

Posted by on December 10, 2015

[youtube]https://youtu.be/bz9qMR0_5v0[/youtube] We’re not sure who Stig Holmden is, but he’s an old guy. An old guy that wants to play drums. And an old guy that got a Skype drum lesson from Mastodon’s Brann Dailor. Brann doesn’t seem to like Stig that much, maybe because he’s not much of a drummer. It’s comedy gold, especially […]

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Mastodon’s Brann Dailor defends Brent Hinds about hating metal

Posted by on July 24, 2015

During a Reddit AMA, Mastodon’s drummer Brann Dailor took some time of his recently cleared schedule to answer whatever fans with a Reddit account wanted to ask and even though there were a million “Are you doing another Leviathan-like album ever again?” questions, someone actually went and asked him if what frontman Brent Hinds said during a previous […]

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Watch Mastodon shop for music at Amoeba Records

Posted by on June 29, 2015

[youtube]https://youtu.be/NSIdSHoD1_A[/youtube] Wondering what Mastodon listen to? So was record store and music museum Amoeba Records, which had drummer Brann Dailor and guitarist Bill Kelliher by to pick some music out for their “What’s in my Bag” segment. Well, it’s pretty obvious in the music they make that there’s some Melvins influence in there, and indeed, […]

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Mastodon win at Game of Thrones

Posted by on June 1, 2015

Scott Ian was in a recent episode of “The Walking Dead,” and now Mastodon get in on the television action, making an appearance on last night’s HBO show, “Game of Thrones.” They appeared as Wildlings in the climactic final battle of the episode. From the band’s Facebook page: “Yes, that was us on Game of Thrones […]

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Brann Dailor side project Arcadea tease debut album

Posted by on May 14, 2015

[youtube]https://youtu.be/pIZq7cp5kgs[/youtube] Arcadea, the new psyche-eclectic project featuring Brann Dailor (Mastodon), Core Atoms (Zruda, Gaylord) and Raheem Amlani (Withered, Scarab) have released a short teaser for their debut album. This upcoming full-length was recorded at Orange Peel Studio, owned by Amlani and further details about its release and title will be disclosed in the future. From […]

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Mastodon troll the Grammys on red carpet

Posted by on February 9, 2015

[youtube]http://youtu.be/45w6tER-_Go[/youtube] OK, we know that you know that the Best Metal Performance Grammy was won by Tenacious D. At this point, we’re not that surprised. And while Mastodon join Anthrax, Megadeth and Shadows Fall as bands that have been nominated more than once and never won, at least they had some fun with it. The […]

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