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The Mars Volta return to debut album era with “Inertiatic ESP” demo—listen
The Mars Volta return to debut album era with “Inertiatic ESP” demo—listen
The Mars Volta are treating fans to the ultimate throwback this week. As part of their upcoming box set collection La Realidad De Los Sueños, they have released an early demo of “Inertiatic ESP.” The track originally appeared on the Mars Volta’s 2003 debut album De-Loused In The Comatorium. Prior to the LP’s relea...
Dan Sugarman rediscovered his love for sharing music with Ice Nine Kills
Dan Sugarman rediscovered his love for sharing music with Ice Nine Kills
Ice Nine Kills guitarist Dan Sugarman is revealing his solo album, , after completing it over three years ago. The guitarist put together what he calls a "living album" on Patreon throughout 2016, but after shelving the record due to his mother's passing, he's finally unveiling it to the world. Read more: H... Read More ...
The essential emo albums from the genre’s 35-year history
The essential emo albums from the genre’s 35-year history
Here at AltPress, we've learned a crucial lesson. Mainstream America doesn't understand that the concept of "emo" is over 30 years old. We know it wasn't invented in a Hot Topic store. But we also know that the Grammys don't have a category for "Best Emo Performance By A Duo Or Group With A Minimum Of Three Fascinating Haircuts...
Marilyn Manson bassist Juan Alderete’s wife raising funds for recovery
Marilyn Manson bassist Juan Alderete’s wife raising funds for recovery
As reported, the bassist icon Juan Alderete was in a very serious bicycle accident near his home on Jan. 13. Alderete’s wife Anne took to social media to update fans, sharing the accident wasn’t caused by other cars or people. She states they’re currently waiting to see the outcome and “ for the best.” Now, a GoFundMe has b...
Top 10 concept albums worth immersing yourself in
Top 10 concept albums worth immersing yourself in
Diving into the meaning behind a band’s lyrics can offer a glimpse into what influences an artist. However, sometimes an album with a fully realized vision driving it can reveal things you never knew. Whether it’s the inspiration a band draw from in their word choice or some historical background you didn’t know about a certain topic, concept records are some of the most fun things to listen to on
The Mars Volta reportedly working on new music according to deleted tweets
The Mars Volta reportedly working on new music according to deleted tweets
Cedric Bixler-Zavala sent The Mars Volta fans into a frenzy a few days ago when he tweeted that a reunion of the progressive rock band was “happening.” Last year, Bixler-Zavala said the band “would be back soon.” Read more: ‘Game Of Thrones’ doc reveals stars’ reactions to major finale twist The Mars Volta broke up back in 2013 after frontman Bixler-Zavala and guitarist Omar Rodriguez-Lopez had a
The Mars Volta reunion is happening, Cedric Bixler-Zavala says
The Mars Volta reunion is happening, Cedric Bixler-Zavala says
The Mars Volta have previously teased that they’d eventually make a comeback, and now Cedric Bixler-Zavala revealed that it’s coming sooner than we thought. Last year, Bixler-Zavala said the band “would be back soon.” Read more: Alex Gaskarth shares Los Angeles property was robbed during open house The Mars Volta broke up back in 2013 after frontman Bixler-Zavala and guitarist Omar Rodriguez-Lope
Antemasque – Antemasque
Antemasque – Antemasque
Antemasque Antemasque The continuation of the musical partnership between Cedric Bixler-Zavala and Omar Rodriguez-Lopez should be a cause for celebration. These are, after all, the two men who helped move the post-hardcore needle forward as members of At The Drive-In and who revitalized the art of prog rock with the Mars Volta ...
12 bilingual songs and their translations
12 bilingual songs and their translations
Have you ever listened to a song, paused and thought, “Wait. What did they just say?” only to realize it wasn’t a buildup in your ears or an unclear vocal delivery that threw you off, but use of an unexpected language? It’s always a pleasant surprise when an artist steps beyond the boundaries of their primary spoken language to convey their message, add an exciting element or communicate with a ne

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