Sunday, May 5 2013
With their culturally tied blend of eccentricity, intricacy, conceptuality, power, and catchiness, the Mars Volta left an indelible mark on the music industry with its six-album legacy.
Monday, March 26 2012
Noctourniquet takes what made Octahedron successful, finding the Mars Volta progressing further into more cohesive but still challenging songwriting.
Thursday, November 17 2011
Prog that doesn't actually progress anywhere.
Sunday, June 21 2009
This isn't the Mars Volta's "acoustic" record, but the usual indie-prog craziness is toned down to highlight slower, calmer material.
Monday, January 28 2008
Get out some incense, and a ouija board, if you have one... The Mars Volta has a new album out.
Tuesday, September 12 2006
Go ahead. Give it the patience it deserves.
Tuesday, September 15 2009
Words and Pictures by Rory O'Connor