The Hunter is the fifth studio album by American heavy metal band Mastodon. Released through Roadrunner Records on Septem, in the UK and one day later in the US via Reprise Records, The Hunter is their first release with producer Mike. The Hunter is the fifth studio album by American heavy metal band Mastodon. Released through Roadrunner Records on Septem, in the UK and one day. The Hunter is the quartet's first collection with cover art by someone other than Paul Romano. They recorded it with hip-hop and Maroon 5. Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Mastodon - The Hunter at Discogs. Complete your Mastodon collection. The Hunter is Mastodon's 5th studio album now and the band have rapidly changing their style the last couple of albums finishing with last albums proggy concept. This is the title track of American Heavy Metal band Mastodon's fifth studio album. · The album was titled The Hunter in honor of guitarist/vocalist Brent Hinds'. A Track-By-Track Guide Toby Cook, September 12th, Toby Cook goes through the new Mastodon LP The Hunter, and proclaims it "fucking awesome". The Hunter. Mastodon. Album. 13 songs. 53 min 1 sec. 1. Black TongueMastodon. 2. Curl of the BurlMastodon. 3. BlasteroidMastodon. 4. StargasmMastodon. THE HUNTER, the follow-up to 's critically embraced CRACK THE SKYE, was recorded in the band's hometown of Atlanta as well as in Los Angeles with producer. The title track from Mastodon's 5th studio album, The Hunter. Although the album is not a concept album, it was named in honor of Brent Hinds' brother, Brad.