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Mastodon - Emperor of Sand (180 gr.) (2LP)
Mastodon - Emperor of Sand (180 gr.) (2LP) Cover Art
 
Price: $39.99

Origin: USA
Released: 3/31/2017

Availability: Backorderable
Product Code: ATH-12030

 


Emperor Of Sand finds Mastodon returning to a deeply imaginative and complex conceptual storyline that ponders the nature of time. Threading together the myth of a man sentenced to death in a majestically malevolent desert, the band conjures the grains of a musical and lyrical odyssey slipping quickly through a cosmic hourglass. Emperor Of Sand was recorded at The Quarry Recording Studio in Kennesaw, just outside Mastodon's hometown of Atlanta, with producer Brendan O'Brien (Pearl Jam, Neil Young, AC/DC, Rage Against The Machine), who first worked with Mastodon on their seminal 2009 album Crack The Skye.