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Album Review: The Mars Volta – Octahedron

The Mars Volta - OctahedronAlbum Review: The Mars Volta
Album: Octahedron
Label: Warner Brothers Records

Last year I wrote my first review for this blog. The Bedlam in Goliath was the first album featured here, and my lengthy, fairly pretentious review had me finding it a bit of a mixed bag. Despite growing to like it a little bit more during the year, it’s certainly stuck out as the black sheep of the already pretty varied MV catalogue even today. But this isn’t about Bedlam; yes, another year has passed and despite the staggering amount of side projects going on, the band have released their fifth album into the wild. Continue reading Album Review: The Mars Volta – Octahedron