NewsSeptember 12, 2007 11:36 AM ET12,270 views

Mastodon guitarist hospitalized w/ head injury

For the past two days there has been a rumor floating around that Mastodon guitarist Brent Hinds was in the hospital with a head injury. Hinds was reportedly "jumped" shortly following the group's performance on Sunday night at MTV's VMA Awards in Las Vegas. You can read the apparent origin of said story here. Subsequently, Mastodon management has reportedly confirmed to that Hinds is indeed hospitalized with a "severe head injury." No additional information has been made public thus far. Update: is reporting that although his nose was broken and he sustained two black eyes in addition to his head injury, Hinds is expected to make a full recovery.

Tags: Mastodon

Related News

Turnstile announce North American fall tour
Turnstile will headline a six-week tour later this year.

Video: 10-year-old girl covers Spiritbox on America's Got Talent
Not only was Miss Harper on network TV last night — she also performed with Spiritbox in London.