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Not only that, but they’ve also dropped their brutal new single ‘Crucifixion’.
Former frontman of the now-defunct Mars Volta, Cedric Bixler-Zavala, has revealed that he used to spend a whopping $1,000 a week to fund his marijuana habit. The singer, who visited Australia earlier this year for Soundwave at the helm of supergroup Antemasque, has penned a memoir for Vulture magazine’s ‘Stoner Week special’, claiming that his
Giraffe Tongue Orchestra, a new supergroup featuring members of The Dillinger Escape Plan, Mastodon, The Mars Volta and Dethklok, appears to have a new permanent addition in the form of US actor and musician Juliette Lewis. After teasing photos of Lewis in the studio with Giraffe Tongue Orchestra (below) over the last few months, band
Things heated up in a bad way at New Zealand’s Westfest heavy music festival on Tuesday when Antemasque frontman Cedric Bixler-Zavala reportedly chucked an onstage tanty and hurled a kettle of what some witnesses describe as “boiling water” at festival-goers. Bixler-Zavala, also known for his work with The Mars Volta and At The Drive-In, reportedly
Former Mars Volta and At the Drive-In members Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, Cedric Bixler-Zavala, have teamed with drummer Dave Elitch, with help from Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea for their new project, Antemasque, and the supergroup have just dropped their debut track. The project was announced yesterday, when the group released a trailer and rehearsal video.
While its not The Mars Volta reunion fans may have been hoping for, former members Omar Rodriguez-Lopez and Cedric Bixler-Zavala have today announced an exciting new project, which sees the prolific musicians team up with Chili Peppers bassist Flea for a supergroup dubbed Antemasque. Omar Rodriguez-Lopez broke the news via his Twitter account, posting a
New Zealand songstress Kimbra has taken to Instagram to express elation at working with At The Drive-In and Mars Volta mastermind Omar Rodriguez-Lopez. The ARIA Award-winner has labeled Rodriguez-Lopez a major influence. Kimbra posted several images of herself in the studio with Rodriguez-Lopez, with incredulous messages such as “In the studio with the one &
A heavy metal supergroup composed of Soulfly singer Max Cavalera, Mastodon frontman Troy Sanders, Greg Puciato of The Dillinger Escape Plan, and drummer Dave Elitch, formerly of The Mars Volta, have entered an LA recording studio to begin work on an upcoming collaborative album. Music Feeds reported back in November 2012 of an unnamed project
Only a matter of days after very publicly rage-quitting not only The Mars Volta but also (briefly) his twitter account, Cedric Bixler-Zavala has returned to the microblogging circus, making the most of the current buzz around his account by plugging his currently untitled forthcoming solo album. Bixler-Zavala announced that he has now completed 3 more
Mars Volta’s part frontman, part guitarist Cedric Bixler-Zavala has very publicly, very passive aggressively announced he will be parting ways with the highly revered prog rock outfit after posting a slew of tweets on the subject. Though his reasons for leaving aren’t too clear yet, Bixler-Zavala takes potshots at his bandmate Omar Rodríguez-López and his
Though the project is currently without a name, some of the biggest figures in metal have decided to brand off together and form the most powerful and brutal super band ever formed. The band will consist of Mastodon frontman Troy Sanders, Converge bassist Nate Netwon, and Dillinger Escape Plan singer Greg Puciato, with Soulfly singer
The Mars Volta are currently streaming their new album Noctourniquet online, with only days to go till its official release on the 27th March. We’ve previously heard two tracks from the album, Zed and Two Naughts and The Malkin Jewel. Noctourniquet is the group’s sixth album, and follow-up on their 2009 album release, Octahedron. The
The Mars Volta have released another new song named Zed and Two Naughts after we heard the track The Malkin Jewel last month. The track will appear on the band’s upcoming new album Noctourniquet, which is due out on the 27th March. Noctourniquet is the group’s sixth album, and follow-up on their 2009 album release,