Mastodon Bassist Troy Sanders Dispels Rumors Of System Of A Down/Mastodon Tensions


Mastodon bassist/vocalist Troy Sanders recently cleared the air involving the bands present day relationship with System Of A Down. Speaking with Hysteria magazine he confirms that both of the bands are friends, with “no qualms.”

Rumors of tension between the outfits have circulated ever since an altercation between Mastodon vocalist/guitarist Brent Hinds and System Of A Down bassist Shavo Odadjian and musician William Hudson occurred back in 2007. The incident left Hinds hospitalized with brain hemorrhaging, a broken nose and black eyes.

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You can watch footage of Sanders discussing the current relationship between the two outfits and putting the rumors to bed below:

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