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The Mars Volta

Album Review: The Mars Volta – Noctourniquet

Six albums in, The Mars Volta’s fanbase knows what to expect with a new release: the opposite of what you think is coming. After progressing from jazz-fusion in their early releases, to utter madness with ‘The Bedlam in Goliath’, and then to their “acoustic” album ‘Octahedron’, sixth album ‘Noctourniquet’ is a whole other beast. And […]

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Sonisphere announce 28 acts including Bad Religion, Cavalera Conspiracy, Sylosis, Richard Cheese & More

Sonisphere Festival Knebworth has revealed another 28 names for its 2011 line up. Bad Religion come to Knebworth for a rare major outdoor UK festival appearance. The punk rock revivalists have been a huge inspiration to countless bands with their catchy, politically charged songs, not to mention guitarist Brett Gurewitz giving birth to the hugely […]

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Sonisphere Add New Additions Including Opeth and The Mars Volta

Sonisphere Festival Knebworth has revealed the next twelve acts for its 2011 line up. Straight off the back of completing their sixth (as yet untitled) studio album, The Mars Volta have confirmed their return to the UK for an exclusive performance at this year’s Sonisphere. The El Paso Grammy award winners will be bringing their […]

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Omar Rodriguez Lopez release free album

The Mars Volta guitarist Omar Rodriguez Lopez has released a brand new album for free online that he collaborated on with John Frusciante (former Red Hot Chili Peppers). The album, which can be heard below, is available on the “name your price” scheme but that also makes it available for free. If you do donate […]

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Music Monday Playlist – 14th December 2009

Welcome to my second Music Monday playlist here at EspyRock. 10 songs for you to enjoy.

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