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Killer Be Killed: Hear Two Tracks from the Soulfly / Dillinger / Mastodon / Volta Supergroup

Killer Be Killed: Hear Two Tracks from the Soulfly / Dillinger / Mastodon / Volta Supergroup

Everybody’s been wondering about Killer Be Killed, the new supergroup featuring members of Soulfly, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Mastodon, and ex-The Mars Volta. For the most part details on the project have been pretty hush. And nobody has heard any of the material…until now.

Killer Be Killed: The Soulfly / Dillinger / Mastodon / ex-Mars Volta Supergroup are Coming Out with their Debut Album

Killer Be Killed: The Soulfly / Dillinger / Mastodon / ex-Mars Volta Supergroup are Coming Out with their Debut Album

Do you remember the interview we did with Soulfly’s Max Cavalera back in 2008? We met up with him at his hotel next to the House of Blues on Sunset and he told us about voodoo in Brazil. He said “crazy shit” goes down there — and we believe him!

Omar Rodriguez-Lopez & John Frusciante are Hiding in the Light; Stream the Debut EP from Kimono Kult

Omar Rodriguez-Lopez & John Frusciante are Hiding in the Light; Stream the Debut EP from Kimono Kult

A couple months ago we mentioned how ex-The Mars Volta’s Omar Rodriguez-Lopez and former Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist John Frusciante have a new band called Kimono Kult. The group, fronted by Le Butcherettes/Bosnian Rainbows frontwoman Teri Gender Bender put out their debut EP today — it’s called “Hiding in the Light.”

Kimono Kult: Omar Rodriguez-Lopez & John Frusciante Start a New Band

Kimono Kult: Omar Rodriguez-Lopez & John Frusciante Start a New Band

When we did that interview with Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, it was right around the time Bosnian Rainbows started going full force.

Zavalaz (ex-The Mars Volta) Have Been in the Studio Recording New Stuff

Zavalaz (ex-The Mars Volta) Have Been in the Studio Recording New Stuff

Former The Mars Volta vocalist Cedric Bixler Zavala has been in the studio working on new material for his project Zavalaz.