Tag Archives: Feist

Mastodon make appearance on new Feist song

Posted by on April 28, 2017

Today, Canadian singer/songwriter Feist released her fifth album, Pleasure. And while many might best know the musician from her iPod commercial back in the day, she’s a very known commodity in the indie world. She’s also dabbled with Mastodon in the past, and them with her, as the two collaborated on a split 7″ for Record […]

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Metal Insider Top Five: Mellow Covers Of Metal Songs

Posted by on March 11, 2013

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. [youtube width=”500″ height=”344″]http://youtu.be/vg76AAU0PC8[/youtube] Buzzfeed is one of the most popular sites on the internet. It’s also one of the laziest. Throwing together endless lists and stupid .gifs in a transparently blatant (yet completely effective) attempt to grab traffic, it’s kind […]

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Feistodon Available Digitally Today

Posted by on July 31, 2012

Earlier this year for Record Store Day, fans of Mastodon and Feist were treated to a single with the band and singer/songwriter covering each other’s songs. There  was probably many a Mastodon fan  that weren’t aware that they’d ever like a song by Feist, and vice versa, but she did an interesting cover of “Black […]

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Cover Artwork For Mastodon And Feist’s ‘Feistodon’ Split Revealed

Posted by on April 9, 2012

We’ve been waiting to hear Mastodon and Feist’s split for some time now. While we may have to wait a few more days until its release on Record Store Day (April 21), at least we can check out some pretty cool artwork. As you can see above, the cover artwork for the Feistodon split features […]

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Metallica, Mastodon, And Disturbed’s Record Store Day Releases Revealed

Posted by on March 6, 2012

We a little over a month away from this year’s Record Store Day, a day where bands release limited edition products or albums exclusively via independent record stores across the nation. And a few of Warner Bros. Records’ (and their affiliates) special Record Store Day releases come from three of their biggest acts in metal. […]

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Mastodon And Feist Split 7″ Update: Looks Like It’s Happening

Posted by on November 29, 2011

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f_RPjgncWSo[/youtube]In an interview last month, Canadian singer/songwriter Feist mentioned that while performing on UK show Later… With Jools Holland, she formed a mutual appreciation with fellow performers Mastodon and pitched them on the idea of doing a split 7″ covering each other’s songs. It looks like the idea might have stuck, as bassist/singer Troy Sanders […]

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Mastodon’s Next Collaboration: Feist?

Posted by on October 31, 2011

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hnj8_aDBJT8[/youtube]Mastodon have continued to push sonic boundaries with each successive album. So what can the band do to follow up working with Fiona Apple/50 Cent producer Mike Elizondo for The Hunter? If  Canadian singer/songwriter Feist has anything to do with it, it might be by collaborating with her. In an interview with Hitfix, the singer, […]

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Weirdest Find Of The Day: Indie Pop Covers Of Metal Classics

Posted by on November 10, 2010

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z4s_0oEGp24[/youtube] I love projects that use classical or unusual genres of music to cover metal songs, like Rodrigo Y Gabriela and (early) Apocalyptica. However, this morning I discovered a group from Sweden called Hellsongs. The female fronted trio performs poppy, soft covers of metal classics, and has already released two EPs and two full length […]

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