Mastodon For Massive Spring Tour


By Blurt Staff


With news of Mastodon’s new Crack the Skye preorder still fresh in the minds of diligent Blurt readers,
now we get word that the band is launching an extensive tour in early April. It
will run for about 5 weeks and take in all corners of the country as well as
dip into Canada.
Full itinerary below. The group also has some intriguing marketing ideas for
the new album as well. Here are the details:



Keep an eye on the MASTODON web sites for ticket pre-sale
this Wed, Mar 4.  General on sales
begin Sat, Mar 7. Go to: and for details. Ticket
pre-sale password is “CracktheSkye.”  You won’t want to miss these shows. MASTODON will perform CRACK THE SKYE in it’s entirety along
with career-spanning surprises and plenty of visual stimulus in store.



Yet another highly
collectable MASTODON item will
become available for sale in the coming weeks. This time, a special Limited Edition
12″ vinyl Paul Romano album artwork picture disc of “Divinations,” backed with the instrumental Score version of the
track.  This disc will go on sale
beginning Tue, Mar 10, at select Hot Topic retail store locations and at



Lastly, fans who keep a close
watch on and will be rewarded
with insight on CRACK THE SKYE directly from the members of MASTODON.  Spoken introductions to new songs from CRACK
followed by a preview of new music over a 6 day period will be
revealed via mobile. Fans that pay particular attention will discover secret
menu options leading to additional personal messages from the band and codes
which can be redeemed for discounts on new MASTODON merchandise.






MASTODON tour dates with special guests, Kylesa and


Fri                           Apr
10                    Workplay Theater                               Birmingham, AL

Sat                          Apr
11                    House of Blues                                    New Orleans, LA

Mon                       Apr
13                    Granada Theater                                 Lawrence, KS

Tue                         Apr
14                    Fox Theatre                                          Boulder,

Thu                         Apr
16                    Martini Ranch                                      Phoenix, AZ

Sat                          Apr
18                    Coachella                                              Indio, CA

Sun                         Apr
19                    Great American
Music Hall               San Francisco,

Tue                         Apr
21                    Hawthorne Theatre                             Portland, OR

Wed                        Apr
22                    Neumo’s                                                Seattle, WA

Thu                         Apr
23                    Commodore Ballroom                       Vancouver, BC

Fri                           Apr
24                    MacEwen Ballroom                            Calgary, AB

Sat                          Apr
25                    Starlite Ballroom                                 Edmonton, AB

Sun                         Apr
26                    The Odeon                                            Saskatoon, SK

Tue                         Apr
28                    The Garrick                                           Winnipeg, MB

Wed                        Apr
29                    Fine Line Music Hall                           Minneapolis, MN

Thu                         Apr
30                    Metro                                                     Chicago, IL

Fri                           May
1                    Crofoot Ballroom                                                Pontiac,

Sat                          May
2                    Beachland Ballroom                          Cleveland, OH

Mon                       May
4                    Le National                                           Montreal, QC

Tue                         May
5                    Opera House                                        Toronto, ON

Thu                         May
7                    House of Blues                                    Boston, MA

Fri                           May
8                    Theater of Living
Arts                        Philadelphia, PA

Sat                          May
9                    Fillmore @ Irving Plaza                      New York, NY

Sun                         May
10                  Music Hall of Williamsburg               Brooklyn, NY

Tue                         May
12                  9:30 Club                                              Washington DC

Wed                        May
13                  Cat’s Cradle                                         Carbarro, NC

Thu                         May
14                  Orange
Peel                                           Ashville,

Fri                           May
15                  Center Stage                                         Atlanta, GA





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