Mastodon – three of whom made a second cameo in the season finale of HBO’s Game of Thrones – are releasing a new EP on September 22nd.
Cold Dark Place includes four previously unreleased songs from the vaults. The title track along with “North Side Star” and “Blue Walsh” were recorded during the sessions for 2014’s Once More Round the Sun, while “Toe to Toes” is a more recent outtake from the sessions for their latest, Emperor of Sand. A limited edition 10” vinyl picture disc of Cold Dark Place is also set for release on Oct. 27th.
The Atlanta band – current cover stars of Revolver magazine, with four different collectible covers – are on tour throughout North America this fall, including a headlining show at Atlanta’s Fox Theatre on Oct. 6th. They head to Europe for more dates in November and December.