Congrats to Epiphone Signature artist Brent Hinds and his band Mastodon
on their GRAMMY nomination for Best Rock Album for their 2017 release, Emperor of Sand
. Mastodon are currently on tour
throughout Europe and the UK and will wind up their road work for the year with a sold out show on December 10 at the 02 Academy Brixton in London.
Check out Mr. Hinds hysterical interview with Epiphone.com
and his charmingly frantic homemade video celebrating the arrival--by post-- of his Ltd. Ed. Brent Hinds Flying V Custom Outfit
featuring the historic Flying V profile in a Silverburst finish with Lace® USA Brent Hinds signature Hammer Claws™ Humbuckers and Grover® Rotomatics™ 18:1 ratio machine heads. "Thanks for everything, Epiphone,"
said Hinds. "I mean it. Thanks for my Flying V. Thanks for thinking of me. I love it. It rocks, man."
Meanwhile in other Mastodon news, Hinds recently posted on Twitter what appears to be tease for a new Mastodon album called Cold Dark Place
. But no addition info has been posted. Stay tuned!