Mastodon’s Headlining Rumble

Mastodon will rock across the land on a headlining tour beginning in the Pacific Northwest.  With Gojira and Kvelertak supporting, look for the metal band from Georgia to play Oakland, Los Angeles, Minneapolis and maybe even your local stomping grounds.

Photo: John Davisson
MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, Tampa, Fla.

Mastodon has been working on its sixth studio album with producer Nick Raskulinecz (Foo Fighters, Deftones). With details forthcoming, the disc is the follow-up to the band’s 2011 release, The Hunter.

Here’s the schedule:

April 29 – Portland, Ore., Roseland Theater
May 1 – Oakland, Calif., Fox Theater
May 2 – Los Angeles, Calif., Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE
May 3 – Las Vegas, Nev., House Of Blues
May 7 – Minneapolis, Minn., First Avenue
May 8 – Chicago, Ill., Riviera Theatre
May 9 – Pittsburgh, Pa., Stage AE
May 12 – Buffalo, N.Y., The Town Ballroom
May 13 – Washington, D.C., 9:30 Club
May 15 – New York, N.Y., Terminal 5
May 16 – Worcester, Mass., The Palladium
May 17 – Philadelphia, Pa., Electric Factory
May 18 – Columbus, Ohio, Crew Stadium ()

Mastodon says it will launch the tour in Seattle April 28, but has not announced the venue.

Tickets for headlining dates go on sale Feb. 7.  Head on over to for more information.