Omar Rodriguez-Lopez

At The Drive-In’s Omar Rodriguez-Lopez Signs With Ipecac, Readies Twelve Solo Albums For 2016


At The Drive-In/ex-The Mars Volta, etc. guitarist Omar Rodriguez-Lopez has signed with Ipecac Recordings and has no less than twelve albums planned for release this year through the label. According to the official press release:

“The previously unreleased albums were recorded from 2008 to 2013, while Rodriguez-Lopez lived in Zapopan, Mexico and as well as his eventual return to El Paso. The titles will be released on a bi-weekly basis with the first spate of albums running through the end of the year. Each album will see a digital release with a limited number of physical copies (CD) available on Rodriguez-Lopez’s various live outings. Following the initial run of releases, a limited edition CD/LP box set will become available.”

The current release schedule runs as follows:

Sworn Virgins” (July 15)
Corazones” (July 29)
Blind Worms Pious Swine” (August 12)
Arañas en La Sombra” (August 26)
Umbrella Mistress” (September 9)
El Bien Y Mal Nos Une” (September 23)
Cell Phone Bikini” (October 7)
Infinity Drips” (October 21)
Weekly Mansions” (November 4)
Zapopan” (November 18)
Nom De Guerre Cabal” (December 2)
Some Need It Lonely” (December 16)

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