MASTODON: European Tour Dates Announced

Progressive metal quartet MASTODON has lined up the following European dates during June/July:

June 08 - GER, Ludwigshafen Sudweststadion
June 10 - ENG, Donington Park Download
June 12 - SWI, Zurich Rohstofflager (Mastodon headline show)
June 14 - ITA, Venice Heineken Jammin` Festival
June 15 - AUT, Nickelsdorf Novarock
June 16 - HOL, Zwolle Fields of Rock Festival 2nd Stage
June 17 - GER, Duisburg MSV Stadium
June 19 - ITA, Milan Magnolia open-air
June 20 - ITA, Rome Olympic Stadium
June 21 - SPA, Bilbao Festival
June 22 - FRA, Nantes Hellfest
June 23 - SPA, Zaragoza Monsters of Rock
June 24 - BEL, Graspop Metal Meeting H/L Marquee 2
June 26 - IRE, Cork Live at the Marquee
June 28 - POR, Lisbon Super Bock Super Rock Festival
June 29 - NOR, Arendal Hove Festival
June 30 - SWE, Gothenburg Metaltown
July 01 - BEL, Werchter Rock Festival main stage
July 03 - GRE, Athens Rockwave Festival
July 05 - DEN, Roskilde Arena Stage
July 06 - FIN, Turku Ruisrock

MASTODON will be IRON MAIDEN frontman Bruce Dickinson's guests on Saturday, April 14 during Bruce's weekly BBC 6 Music radio show, aptly named "Rock Show". Listen to the program live via the Internet between 9:00 p.m. and 12:00 a.m. (midnight) U.K. time (between 3:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. EST) at

MASTODON will team up with AGAINST ME! for a coast-to-coast U.S. tour beginning May 1.

MASTODON, who hail from Atlanta, GA, will be playing songs from their critically acclaimed current album "Blood Mountain", including the No. 1 metal and Grammy-nominated single "Colony of Birchmen". The band was recently tapped as a "Discover & Download" artist on MTV.


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