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Mars Volta Album Release Update

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by High Priest, Sep 14, 2004.

  1. High Priest

    High Priest 12oz Elite Member

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    Mars Volta Album Release Update

    Discussion started by High Priest - Sep 14, 2004

    Frances the Mute is an upcoming album by the prog / jazz / etc rock band The Mars Volta

    The Mars Volta, taking their name from a film by film-director Federico Fellini, is an experimental punk rock band with wide ranging progressive rock/metal, salsa and jazz influences formed in 2001 by two members of the now defunct At the Drive-In.

    "GSL is pleased to announce the vinyl version of the follow-up album to THE MARS VOLTA's 2003 debut full-length, "De-Loused in the Comatorium." Entitled "Frances the Mute", the new album features the solidified lineup of founders Omar A. Rodriguez-Lopez and Cedric Bixler-Zavala, with Jon Theodore (drums), Ikey Owens (keyboards), Juan Alderette (bass) and Marcell Rodriguez-Lopez (percussion). Once again, album art is in the hands of legendary UK surrealist Storm Thorgerson, and promises to be a mind-bender. Additionally, the double album includes a FREE bonus 12-inch single (technically GSL95) of the title track, which not only "decodes" all those on the album, but is not actually included on the album itself! Deluxe packaging includes a poster and split-colored vinyl."


    Cant wait.
     
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  2. azert

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    azert - Replied Sep 14, 2004

    Awesome, I've been trying to download their split with Murder by Death, but I just can't find it. I think I'm thinking of the right band.
     
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  3. High Priest

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    High Priest - Replied Sep 14, 2004

    Prob. a diff band, however if u have limewire and your bored check out "THE MARS VOLTA- LIVE AT THE ELECTRIC BALLROOM." Its really good.
     
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    azert - Replied Sep 14, 2004

    Hmm actually the band I was thinking of is Volta Do Mar. I dunno.....
     
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    Dr. Dazzle - Replied Sep 14, 2004

    Does anyone know about a projected MV tour? Rumours are flying about them coming here, but I'm pretty certain they would avoid this shithole like the plague.....
     
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    Kr430n5_666 - Replied Sep 14, 2004

    d: no class
    b: why heh
    d: i made it that way
    d: i am a power boss
    b: cool man i made it that way about half my senior year.
    d: yeah winning is awesome
     
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  7. High Priest

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    High Priest - Replied Sep 14, 2004

    Their touring with THE PIXIES.
     
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    oneeightyone - Replied Sep 14, 2004

    sweet fucking porn reever this is great, Ive been waiting for something new from them. I listen to the first 2 tracks on deloused everytime i fly, reminds me of clouds.
     
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    StarzAbove - Replied Sep 14, 2004

    never heard of him damn so many bands/artists coming out of nowhere!
     
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    BUCK FUSH - Replied Sep 14, 2004

    cant fucking wait.
     
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    26SidedCube - Replied Sep 14, 2004

    Not quite out of nowhere, bucko. Bands like Thrice and Taking Back Sunday came out of nowhere... these guys have been around in one form or another since around '96 or '97.
     
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    MrChupacabra - Replied Sep 14, 2004

    I like the cd, they're great live, and they're amazing musicians, but i just can't get into them like At The Drive In.
     
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