The Mars Volta
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De-Loused in the Discography: A Look Back at the Mars Volta
5 May 2013 // 5:14 PM

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.


The Mars Volta: Noctourniquet
26 Mar 2012 // 5:00 PM

Noctourniquet takes what made Octahedron successful, finding the Mars Volta progressing further into more cohesive but still challenging songwriting.

Zechs Marquise: Getting Paid
17 Nov 2011 // 3:00 PM

Prog that doesn't actually progress anywhere.


The Mars Volta: 11 September 2009 - Congress Theater, Chicago
15 Sep 2009 // 8:46 AM

Words and Pictures by Rory O'Connor

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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