Posts Tagged ‘Mastodon Leviathan’

Released in 2004 by Relapse

Best Songs: Iron Tusk, Blood and Thunder

Listen Also To Their Album: Blood Mountain

Interesting Facts: Leviathan is the group’s first concept album and is loosely based on the Herman Melville novel Moby-Dick. Three magazines awarded it Album of the Year in 2004: Revolver, Kerrang! and Terrorizer. It also ranked second in a list by Metal Hammer (UK) of the best albums of 2004. ‘Blood and Thunder’ which featured Clutch vocalist Neil Fallon, was chosen as one of the most important recordings of the decade by National Public Radio in November 2009, and that the entire album epitomizes “a phenomenal decade for metal”!