THE MARS VOLTA
THE BEDLAM IN GOLIATH OUT JANUARY 29, 2008
EXCLUSIVE NEW YEARS EVE SHOW IN SAN FRANCISCO
"Wax Simulacra" Webisode Online Now
The Mars Volta has confirmed a January 29, 2008 release for its fourth studio album, The Bedlam In Goliath (GSL/Universal). The album was produced by the band's own Omar Rodriguez-Lopez and is comprised of the following tracks:
4. Wax Simulacra
6. Tourniquet Man
12. Conjugal Burns
The Bedlam In Goliath's release will be preceded by a one-off New Year's Eve extravaganza at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco. The band promises "una serata con amici e sorprese presentata in un modo straordinario." Attendees should note that costumes are required.
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Additionally, a homemade video "webisode" set to the track "Wax Simulacra" is online now at video.umrg.com/marsvolta/waxsimulacra_revised/quicktime.asp and http://video.umrg.com/marsvolta/waxsimulacra_revised/quicktime.asp. Further installments may surface prior to the album's release.
The Mars Volta was founded in 2001 by Cedric Bixler-Zavala and Omar Rodriguez-Lopez. The band's previous recorded output has included its 2003 debut De-Loused In The Comatorium, 2005's Frances The Mute and last year's Amputechture. The Bedlam In Goliath finds Bixler-Zavala and Rodriguez-Lopez joined by returning members Marcel Rodriguez Lopez, Adrian Terrazas-Gonzales, Pablo Hinojos-Gonzales, Isaiah Ikey Owens, Juan Alderete de la Pena, new drummer Thomas Pridgen and full-time Red Hot Chili Pepper and frequent Volta collaborator John Frusciante.
[Published on: 10/22/07]