Cedric and Omar from At The Drive-In / The Mars Volta announce new album as Antemasque

There’s been a a lot of mixed messages swirling around over the past few days regarding At The Drive-In / The Mars Volta founders Cedric Bixler-Zavala and Omar Rodríguez-López and a supposed new group called Antemasque. The last I heard of the duo, they had fallen out and gone their separate ways – with Cedric starting […]

Reading and Leeds Festival line-up announced

The hotly-anticipated line-up for this year’s Reading and Leeds Festivals was announced this evening – with Foo Fighters, Kasabian and The Cure revealed as the headliners of the two-site festival. Other notable inclusions to the bill include the newly reformed At The Drive-In, who announced they were playing earlier today (see below), Florence and The […]

Mars Volta split up

The Mars Volta have split up…

As reported yesterday, The Mars Volta guitarist Omar Rodriguez Lopez has started a new band called Bosnian Rainbows – which hasn’t gone down well with his bandmate Cedric Bixler-Zavala, who effectively terminated his working relationship with Omar last night in a series of increasingly bitter Tweets. Cedric said: Thank u 2 all Volta fans you […]

Bosnian Rainbows Torn Maps

Listen: At The Drive-In and Mars Volta guitarist’s new band Bosnian Rainbows release debut single ‘Torn Maps’

Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, the celebrated guitarist of post-hardcore band At The Drive-In and prog-rockers The Mars Volta, has today revealed the first single by his new band, Bosnian Rainbows. Called ‘Torn Maps’, the song is a bit of an alt.rock diversion for Omar – although it does boast some pretty awesome guitar work. Check it out […]

At The Drive-In secret UK show – ticket details

Photo by Tim Valencia El Paso post-hardcore legends At The Drive-In have today announced they will be releasing a limited number of pre-sale tickets to email subscribers for a secret UK show some time in August. Although the location, time and date of the gig are yet to be announced, eager At The Drive-In fans […]