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Title: Crack The Skye
Label: Reprise Records
Cat #: WAR9362498722
Release Year: 2009
Packaging Type: Jewel Case
Presenting the captivating sonic journey that is "Crack the Skye" – the fourth studio opus from the acclaimed American heavy metal collective, Mastodon. On March 24, 2009, the world bore witness to its release through a collaboration between Reprise, Sire, and Relapse Records, creating a musical masterpiece that would leave an indelible mark.
This album's arrival onto the scene was nothing short of monumental, with its debut at an impressive number 11 on the Billboard 200. In its inaugural week, it found its way into the hands of 41,000 eager listeners. On an international scale, "Crack the Skye" made its mark in Australia, entering the charts at an esteemed number 19. Its enduring resonance is highlighted by its journey to sell 200,000 copies in the US by September 2010, firmly establishing itself as one of Mastodon's best-selling endeavors to date.
Within the intricate layers of "Crack the Skye," a profound theme unfolds. As revealed in an insightful interview on the DVD "The Making of Crack the Skye," the album artfully represents the element of aether – the ethereal essence that binds the souls and spirits of all existence. This theme finds resonance within the context of the album, creating a harmonious fusion of music and concept.
Adding to its significance, "Crack the Skye" marks a pivotal moment in Mastodon's journey as it introduces drummer Brann Dailor as the band's third lead vocalist. This pivotal addition adds an extra layer of dynamism to the album's sonic landscape.
Embrace the symphonic journey of "Crack the Skye," a testament to Mastodon's artistry and their unyielding dedication to pushing the boundaries of heavy metal.
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