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  • Interview: Mastodon — "It would be nice to have a proper movie made following the story of 'Crack the Skye'…Josh Brolin's a badass in 'Jonah Hex!'"

    Thu, 20 May 2010 13:40:21

    Interview: Mastodon — "It would be nice to have a proper movie made following the story of 'Crack the Skye'…Josh Brolin's a badass in 'Jonah Hex!'" - Mastodon singer and bassist Troy Sanders chats with ARTISTdirect.com editor and <i>Dolor</i> author Rick Florino in this exclusive interview about the score for <i>Jonah Hex</i>, the prospect of <i>Crack the Skye</i> becoming a movie and so much more...

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    Mastodon have already cracked the Skye, now they're about to crack Hollywood.

    Metal's most epic quartet churned out an "album's worth" of material for the score to Warner Bros. anxiously awaited, Jonah Hex. Hitting theaters everywhere on June 18, 2010, Jonah Hex is bound to blow audiences away as Josh Brolin's gun-packing cowboy ignites all kinds of action to the tune of Mastodon. Seriously, is there a better combination? Josh Brolin, John Malkovich, Megan Fox and Mastodon—there's nothing more awesome this summer…

    Mastodon's bassist/vocalist Troy Sanders is quite stoked about having worked with director Jimmy Hayward on Jonah Hex, but he's also even more thrilled about the prospect of Crack the Skye becoming a full-length feature. Troy sat down with ARTISTdirect.com editor and Dolor author Rick Florino in this exclusive video interview about the score for Jonah Hex, the story on Crack the Skye and Josh Brolin being a badass….

    Check out the video here and below!



    —Rick Florino
    05.20.10


    If Crack the Skye were to hit the big screen who do you think should direct? Are you excited for Jonah Hex?



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