Mastodon's Brent Hinds

Mastodon’s Brent Hinds Reveals He Missed 2018 GRAMMY Win Due To Hit & Run, Shares Gnarly Photos Of His Injuries


Mastodon vocalist/guitarist Brent Hinds has revealed that he missed attending the GRAMMYS award ceremony this past January due to being the victim of a hit and run on his motorcycle that left him in his hospital.

Hinds made the reveal of his injuries in a post today, November 08th, while sharing some gnarly photos of the injuries he received from the accident. Mastodon themselves took home the GRAMMY for the ‘Best Metal Performance’ with their song “Sultan’s Curse” at the ceremony.

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Meanwhile, Hinds also revealed that he performed on the soundtrack for the new Ben Winston film ‘Hell Bound‘, which is to premiere tonight, November 08th, at the Plaza Theatre in Atlanta, GA. He had laid down his parts around the same time as the accident.

“Go see this movie..!!! I was lucky enough to live through playing a Lil bit a guitar on the sound track on January 23, 2018 and that’s why I couldn’t attend the Grammy’s (because I was involved in a hit and run on my motorcycle that ended me up in 🐎 pistola)..that i got absolutely NO shout out from my best friends/band mates💔 ..I know they love me and just be havin stupid nervousness,but still ! Here is a few photos of the results 😂 it’s opnening at @plazaatlanta tonight ! Made by Ben Weinstein ..don’t no his IG handle @hellbound_the_movie”

It hasn’t been Hinds year when it comes to injuries, as he required stitches in his elbow after falling while vacationing with wife in Brazil earlier this week.

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