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Cedric Bixler-Zavala: The Mars Volta are a thing

Posted by on February 13, 2018

The Mars Volta hasn’t played a show since 2012 and officially disbanded in January 2013 after a public breakup. With the death of the late Isaiah “Ikey” Owens in October of 2014, it looked like the reunification of the salsa-infused, progressive rock act would stay a dream.  Omar Rodriguez-Lopez addressed the band in a 2016 Rolling […]

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At The Drive In’s Cedric Bixler-Zavala accuses Danny Masterson of raping his wife

Posted by on November 21, 2017

In the wake of the Harvey Weinstein allegations, a growing number of sexual assault cases have come to light. While this subject can feel excessive and overwhelming, it’s a legitimate movement that’s resulting in bringing the awful truth to the public. This past <arch, there were reports on a sexual assault allegation against actor and […]

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At The Drive-In’s Cedric Bixler-Zavala shares what’s in his bag at Amoeba Music

Posted by on October 24, 2017

At The Drive-In vocalist, Cedric Bixler-Zavala has recently participated in Amoeba Music’s What’s In My Bag? Series. The video reveals his eclectic taste in music, which makes us understand why the group always had a unique style. Cedric picked up a handful of records that included Cluster, Syd Barrett, Chris Bell, Flamin’ Groovies, John Carpenter’s […]

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Former bandmate of The Mars Volta/At The Drive In’s Cedric Bixler-Zavala running for senate

Posted by on April 3, 2017

There’s a lot of political music out there, and there are even some politicians that are into music. Take, for example, Indonesian president Joko Widodo, who likes Lamb of God and Napalm Death. However, in Texas, there’s a congress member running for Senator looking to defeat Ted Cruz that’s not only a music fan, but used to […]

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At the Drive In cancel remainder of tour

Posted by on June 20, 2016

  When At the Drive In announced that they would be reuniting earlier this year, 30 and 40-somethings that grew up on the band rejoiced. Fusing emo, punk, hardcore and metal, the band’s three albums were hugely influential, and tickets to their tour sold out instantly. Having canceled the second of two sold-out Washington DC […]

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Antemasque throw boiling water into crowd

Posted by on March 6, 2015

The Mars Volta offshoot Antemasque might find themselves in some, ahem, hot water following allegations that frontman Cedric Bixler-Zavala threw a jug of boiling water into a crowd in New Zealand. The band were playing the Westfest in Auckland, New Zealand Tuesday afternoon when the singer threw the jug of liquid into the crowd, the New […]

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Former The Mars Volta drummers are beefing

Posted by on April 14, 2014

Scrolling through our newsfeed, we couldn’t help but notice that former drummer for prog-rockers The Mars Volta, Thomas Pridgen, is calling out another former drummer of the band, Dave Elitch. In a Facebook post that has since been deleted, Pridgen said to his followers: So you got a dude (Dave Elitch) calling people you work […]

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Members of The Mars Volta collaborate with Flea in new project

Posted by on April 9, 2014

Fans of The Mars Volta, saddened by the band’s break up in 2013, have likely been hoping that a reunion would happen somewhere down the road. However, this new project dubbed Antemasque might be the next best thing. The band features Omar Rodriguez-Lopez and Cedric Bixler-Zavala as well as Flea from Red Hot Chili Peppers. Flea’s association with […]

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Cedric Bixler-Zavala Thinks At The Drive-In’s Reunion Could’ve Been Better

Posted by on April 25, 2013

When Cedric Bixler-Zavala announced his departure from The Mars Volta, many quickly assumed that At The Drive-In’s reunion had come to an end as well. That’s because it seemed as though the singer placed a lot of blame towards guitarist Omar Rodriguez-Lopez (also of At The Drive-In). Well, while he may not completely rule out […]

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Cedric Bixler Zavala Quits The Mars Volta

Posted by on January 24, 2013

Despite releasing a new album last year, Noctourniquet, it looks like The Mars Volta is coming to an end. While the alt-prog group hasn’t released an official statement, singer Cedric Bixler Zavala made it pretty clear via Twitter that he is no longer in The Mars Volta. In a series of extended and scattered tweets, Zavala had the […]

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