Relapse Records has signed Torche. The band is currently working on a new album.
We’re looking forward to working with a label that has stood the test of time while continuing to expand their diverse roster. Releasing this record on Relapse lined up pretty well since it contains some of the heaviest songs we’ve written to date.
Zombi's Cosmos, Surface to Air and Spirit Animal are being reissued on vinyl on January 7. You can pre-order them from Relapse Records. If you're not familiar with the group, rectify that immediately - it's a perfect Halloween soundtrack.
Relapse Records have released a tribute sampler for Pat Egan, Director of Retail Sales, who passed away on Monday, February 18th. Proceeds of the $5 sampler go towards a college fund for Pat's daughter.
Brian Posehn's new album, Fart and Wiener Jokes, will be released April 27th via Relapse Records. In addition to cuts from various live gigs, the album will feature two metal songs. Details in the replies.
Mastodon's The Workhorse Chronicles, the band's first official DVD release, is a first-hand account of the blood, sweat and tears that have gone into making this mammoth band you know today. Go behind the scenes in over three hours of hand-selected footage from the band's personal video archives. The Workhorse Chronicles delves deep into the core of Mastodon, exposing all that is loved and respected about this band. A must-own for every Mastodon fan. You may order by clicking here.
Mastodon will be featured in a 30 minute television special which is set to air on MTV2 this coming Saturday, January 21st at 11:30pm EST. The special, entitled "Mastodon: The Workhorse Chronicles", will center around the bands upcoming DVD outing The Workhorse Chronicles, which is due out through Relapse on February 21st.