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Mars Volta Break Up Over Omar's New Project Bosnian Rainbows

Mars Volta Break Up Over Omar's New Project Bosnian Rainbows

Friday, 25th January 2013 9:27AM

Cedric Bixler-Zavala of cult prog-rockers the Mars Volta announced the end of the band via a tirade of tweets yesterday. The reason for the split appears to be Omar Rodriguez-Lopez' shift in focus to a new project called Bosnian Rainbows. Here's a couple of Bixler-Zavala's Twitter gems to give you an idea of what went down:

"Thank u 2 all VOLTA fans u deserved more especially after the way u rooted for us on [2012's Noctouriniquet], but Bosnian Rainbows was what we all got instead. I can't sit here and pretend any more. I no longer am a member of Mars Volta."

"What am I suppose to do be some progressive house wife that's cool with watching their partner go fuck other bands? We owe it 2 fans to tour."

Wowza.

Bosnian Rainbows consists of Rodriguez-Lopez, Deantoni Parks, Nicci Kasper and Teri Gender-Bender, and they've already released a track called 'Torn Maps' which you can listen to below.



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I'd be sadder about the break up if Bosnian Rainbows didn't kick so much ass.
Posted by NONAMWE - anonymous 1 year ago

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Bosnian Rainbows = fail. Omar should find a different guitarist without Omar's attitude and ego, grab Ikey and Jon Theodore and keep making wicked music.
Posted by superunknown - anonymous 1 year ago



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