Omar Rodriguez-Lopez Forms New Band With Hella's Zach Hill, Produces Juliette Lewis

Omar Rodriguez-Lopez Forms New Band With Hella's Zach Hill, Produces Juliette Lewis
With his latest solo record, Old Money, on the horizon, Mars Volta guitarist Omar Rodriguez-Lopez has just announced a new album from a new project. The band are called El Grupo Nuevo de Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, and they'll be releasing their debut album, Cryptomnesia, on May 5.

Besides Rodriguez-Lopez, the band will also include his Volta band-mates Cedric Bixler-Zavala and Juan Alderete de la Peña alongside Hella's ridiculously prominent drummer Zach Hill and synth-bassist Jonathan Hischke. The album, which includes colourful song titles like "Paper Cunts" and "Fuck Your Mouth", will be coming out via Rodriguez-Lopez's new imprint, Rodriguez-Lopez Productions

In other Rodriguez-Lopez news, it has been reported that he's just finished producing the new album by actress/Lick Juliette Lewis. The album is titled Terra Incognita, and is currently awaiting a release date.

Cryptomnesia tracklisting:

1. "Tuberculoids"
2. "Half Kleptos"
3. "Cryptomnesia"
4. "They're Coming to Get You, Barbara"
5. "Puny Humans"
6. "Shake Is for 8th Graders"
7. "Noir"
8. "Paper Cunts"
9. "Elderly Pair Beaten With Hammer"
10. "Warren Oates"
11. "Fuck Your Mouth"