The Mars Volta will launch La Realidad de los Sueños, a box set anthology of all of their studio albums and EPs on vinyl, on April 23rd (though it is presently bought out in the U.S.) In addition to 18 items of vinyl, it includes a photograph e-book with new liner notes and two pins. The band’s Omar Rodríguez-Lopéz assisted oversee the launch with label Clouds Hill.
The selection, which is limited to 5,000 copies, incorporates Landscape Tantrums, the band’s unfinished early recordings for their 2003 album, De-Loused in the Comatorium, ahead of they commenced function on the history with producer Rick Rubin. “It is the ideal time to open up these recordings up to the community,” stated Rodríguez-Lopéz — who has been individually storing the recordings more than the a long time — in a statement. “As a operate of artwork in its personal ideal, this established also requires to be witnessed as the conclude of a tale.”
The Comatorium deep-dive also contains two earlier unreleased tracks from the album classes: “A Plague On Your Hissing Youngsters,” which has under no circumstances come out despite lyrics and melodies from it showing in their 2006 music “Day of the Baphomets,” and “Eunuch Provocateur,” which had earlier come out in a distinctive form on the 2002 EP Tremulant. These music have been pressed to double-etched vinyl.
The relaxation of the contents consist of pressings of Tremulant (2002), De-Loused in the Comatorium (2003), Frances the Mute (2005), Amputechture (2006), The Bedlam in Goliath (2008), Octahedron (2009), and Nocturniquet (2012). The band went on hiatus pursuing the release of the very last album and announced its break up in 2013. Because then, Rodríguez-Lopéz and frontman Cedric Bixler-Zavala have variously reunited in Antemasque and At the Drive-In.
Landscape Tantrums Tracklist
1. “Roulette Dares (The Haunt of)”
2. “Son et Lumière”
3. “Inertiatic ESP”
4. “Drunkship of Lanterns”
6. “This Apparatus Should Be Unearthed”
8. “Take the Veil Cerpin Taxt”