Bosnian Rainbows, featuring The Mars Volta’s Omar Rodriguez Lopez, will tour Australia/New Zealand and Japan in this month and December. Dates follow:
“It’s loud in there,” says Omar Rodriguez-Lopez in a dark alley behind the Troubadour. It’s a cool autumn evening in West Hollywood and inside the venue they’re sound-checking for the first Bosnian Rainbows L.A. show, a new project spearheaded by the renowned Mars Volta/At The Drive-In guitarist. While his new band is set to make their L.A. debut tonight, and with dozens of fans lined up at the front of the venue hours before the sold-out performance, Rodriguez-Lopez is calm and focused. His immediate task: to find a quiet place to do this interview. “Do you guys know the area?” he asks, peaking around the dimly-lit street corner.
Crypts (ex-These Arms are Snakes) have been tapped to support Omar Rodriguez Lopez Group on upcoming US dates this fall. The itinerary follows:
Omar Rodriguez Lopez has released a new album titled Octopus Kool Aid.
Omar Rodriguez Lopez Group will embark on a European tour with Le Butcherettes frontwoman Teri Gender Bender handling vocal duties. A second leg of West Coast US dates will follow the group’s trek overseas, leading to Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin, Texas. The itinerary follows: