The Mars Volta seem to be teasing a reunion and new tune at a brand new ‘Voltacube’ set up in Los Angeles.
The band launched six studio albums between 2003 and 2012, earlier than splitting in 2013 after founding participants Cedric Bixler-Zavala and Omar Rodríguez-López fell out. They briefly made amends and shaped a new band, Antemasque. They additionally made over their pre-Mars Volta outfit, At-the-Drive-In, for a brand new album in 2017.
A Mars Volta reunion has been hinted at via the band a number of occasions lately. In 2019, vocalist Bixler-Zavala successfully showed it when he instructed a fan on Twitter that “it’s happening”. In an additional replace, Cedric mentioned the reunion would see them leaning closely on new subject material.
The band have now arrange a mysterious field in LA’s Grand Park, which reportedly performs you new tune from the band whilst you stroll within.
As no telephones are allowed within the set up, the tune hasn’t but been shared on-line, however you’ll be able to see the field and the band’s teaser underneath.
The set up is reportedly set to stay in Grand Park these days (June 20) and the next day to come (21), with enthusiasts ready to talk over with between 12-8pm native time.
L’YTOME HODORXÍ TELESTERION
34.0556° N, 118.2457° W
June 19-21, 12-8pm %.twitter.com/fpRzUhPScI
— THE MARS VOLTA (@themarsvolta) June 19, 2022
Last yr, The Mars Volta launched the vinyl field set ‘La Realidad De Los Sueños’, consisting of 18 LPs that includes unreleased subject material from the ‘De-Loused in the Comatorium’ periods and titled ‘Landscape Tantrums’.
The band additionally introduced in 2021 that they had been to make all of the unfold in their reissued discography to be had personally on vinyl.
Speaking of a reunion in 2019, Bixler-Zavala mentioned: “What it’s NOT going to be is your ‘fav member line-up’ taking part in their ‘classic records’ in complete and many others. Maybe we’ll play previous shit, who is aware of how we really feel.
“Just remember our past campaigns never relied on playing requests or going fully backwards …it’s new shit, new people, left turns, tangent inconsistencies, mazapan dreams and churro wishes,” he added.
“I will say this though, when ORL played me a grip of new shit I fucking cried. Like Claire Daines in Romeo & Juliet cried. Yeah it was fucking weird. It’s in its infancy right now. No deadlines, no ball tripping, no drama, just 2 grown ass men using essential oils and bold new perfumes shooting ideas and scooting their ass across the fucking lawn trying to get rid of these worms.”
In mid-2020, Kanye West raised hopes of a reunion with a odd message during which he instructed that he had collaborated on an unfinished album with The Mars Volta.