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  1. The Worst of Coachella 2015, Weekend OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | OC Weekly

    ... things we do for love.--Nate Jackson I worship at the altar of the Mars Volta and At the Drive In, but Omar RodrIguez-Lopez and Cedric Bixler-Zavala's return to Coachella as Antemasque had no chemistry, no inspiration. Cedric's voice was at constant ...

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  2. Coachella 2015 Preview: Saturday's Top 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Examiner.com

    A post-midnight set is the perfect place for Omar Rodriguez-Lopez and Cedric Bixler-Zavala, as the At The Drive-In and Mars Volta alums are used to raising the dead. Their newest outfit is a more straightforward grasp at the brass ring where punk and rock meet, which should be energetic enough to give fans something awesome to end their night.

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  3. El Paso Community Foundation's Eighth Plaza Classic Film Festival seeks local filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | El Paso Times

    Final preparations are being put in place for one of El Paso's premier summer events - the El Paso Community Foundation's Eighth Plaza Classic Film Festival. "This is for aspiring local filmmakers," said Doug Pullen, program director for the Plaza Classic Film Festival.

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  4. Antemasque Under Fire Over Alleged Festival Kettle StuntRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    Rockers Antemasque have come under fire after video footage appeared to show a bandmember allegedly hurling a kettle full of water into the crowd at a festival in New Zealand. The band, which features former Mars Volta stars Omar Rodriguez-Lopez and Cedric Bixler-Zavala, was among the acts playing at the Westfest event at the Mount Smart Stadium in Auckland on Tuesday , but the gig was marred by reports several audience members were hurt.

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  5. Mars Volta Offshoot Antemasque Accused Of Throwing Boiling Water At Concert Audience [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Antemasque , the new project featuring Mars Volta members Omar Rodriguez-Lopez and Cedric Bixler-Zavala , find themselves in a bit of hot water. The band is accused of throwing a series of objects - including a tea kettle of boiling hot water - into the audience during a performance at Westfest in Auckland, New Zealand earlier this week.

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  6. Cedric freaks out during Antemasque set at New Zealand festival,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    Antemasque , the current band of Mars Volta/At the Drive-In members Cedric Bixler-Zavala and Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, were playing Westfest in New Zealand earlier this week when an angered Cedric had a bit of a freakout on stage. Stuff.co.nz reports: [Cedric] hocked fans with his erratic behaviour: throwing stage equipment around, allegedly spitting at a camera, and tossing hot - water into the crowd.

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  7. Antemasque Accused Of Throwing Boiling Water At FansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Stereogum

    ... reports that Antemasque, Bixler Zavala's new band with former At The Drive-In/Mars Volta bandmate Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, were playing at Westfest, a big rock festival at Auckland's Mt. Smart Stadium. During his band's mid-afternoon set, Bixler Zavala ...

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  8. Antemasque: Brotherly loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... are taking things back to basics. They talk to Chris Schulz. For 25 years, Cedric Bixler Zavala and Omar Rodriguez-Lopez lived and toured together, sharing homes, clothes and positions in two fiery bands called At the Drive-In and The Mars Volta. ...

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  9. John Frusciante Preps 'Experimental' Electronic LPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | RollingStone

    ... his 12th solo album under his own name, in 2014 and has collaborated frequently with guitarist-producer Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, playing on several albums from the now-defunct Mars Volta and forming the supergroup Kimono Kult with Rodriguez-Lopez and ...

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  10. Coachella 2015 lineup lacks Latin spiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Coachella 2015 has just released their lineup January 6. At first glance, the Festival appears to be an exciting lineup, heavy on rock, electronic music, and hip hop. But where are the Latino artists who usually make a significant portion of the Coachella acts? This year, the Latin artists are represented by just a little pinch of flavor from groups, such as Nortec Collective, Los Rakas, and Chicano Batman.

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  11. Coachella 2015 lineup lacks Latin spiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Coachella 2015 has just released their lineup January 6. At first glance, the Festival appears to be an exciting lineup, heavy on rock, electronic music, and hip hop. But where are the Latino artists who usually make a significant portion of the Coachella acts? This year, the Latin artists are represented by just a little pinch of flavor from groups, such as Nortec Collective and Los Rakas.

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  12. Mars Volta offshoot Antemasque toured with Le ButcherettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Brooklynvegan

    ... the end of the At the Drive-In reunion and the breakup of The Mars Volta , Cedric Bixler-Zavala and Omar Rodriguez-Lopez have joined forces for yet another band, Antemasque . That band put out their debut album this year and recently wrapped up a ...

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  13. 25 best albums of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | The Plain Dealer

    ... artist in the world will be the biggest pop star as well. With The Mars Volta disbanded, members Omar Rodriguez-Lopez and Cedric Bixler-Zavala seem content releasing more straightforward punk rock with their new project Antemasque. The group's solid ...

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  14. At The Drive-In's Cedric and Omar reconcile over punk-inspired blasts of rock'n'rollRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | NME

    Whether with the visceral post-hardcore of At The Drive-In or the somewhat self-indulgent prog-rock experimentation of The Mars Volta, Cedric Bixler-Zavala and Omar Rodriguez-Lopez have always made complex music. This time around, though, it's different.

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  15. Le Butcherettes and Antemasque bring thrills and high energy to Union TransferRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    The one-two music punch of Le Butcherettes and Antemasque transformed Union Transfer into an aural canvas of raw punk last Thursday. Behind the leadership of Teri Gender Bender, Cedric Bixler-Zavala and Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, the fervent crowd was treated to some of the most unique and stirring rock around.

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  16. Antemasque played Brooklyn Bowl and Bowery Ballroom, add free Rough Trade show tonightRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | Brooklynvegan

    Antemasque , the new band from Omar Rodriguez-Lopez and Cedric Bixler Zavala , just played Brooklyn Bowl and Bowery Ballroom . They've now added a third, much more intimate, NYC show.

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  17. What's going on Monday? (Stars, Waxahatchee, Antemasque, Robyn...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Brooklynvegan

    ... directions for his latest album, Post Tropical . Antemasque @ Rough Trade Antemasque, the new band from Omar Rodriguez-Lopez and Cedric Bixler Zavala (At The Drive-In & The Mars Volta), just played Brooklyn Bowl and Bowery Ballroom, and now have ...

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  18. What's going on Sunday? (Tame Impala, Gruff Rhys, Versus, Pujol, Bob...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Brooklynvegan

    Gruff Rhys @ Baby's All Right A busy busy man, Gruff Rhys stays creative through all his various musical endeavors . For his new album American Interior retraces steps taken by Welsh settler John Evans.

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  19. Antemasque plays hot rock under a cool, blue lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... not available until next week - is an unexpected shift toward succinct roots-and pop-rock by guitarist Omar Rodriguez-Lopez and singer Cedric Bixler-Zavala after the 2012 demise of their prolix prog outfit, the Mars Volta. Played live, though, the ...

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  20. Jack White's Keyboard Player Isaiah Owens Dies At 38Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    ... viewThe last time Contact Music ran into The Mars Volta in early 2005, mainmen Cedric Bixler-Zavala and Omar Rodriguez-Lopez were enthusing about...

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