Cedric Bixler-Zavala reveals Zavalaz

2013-05-15 by Raul Stanciu STAFF | 44 Comments
After promising a return with a new project, ex-Mars Volta vocalist/lyricist Cedric Bixler-Zavala has revealed details about his new band, entitled Zavalaz. Also, former Mars Volta bassist Juan Alderete, Greg Rogove and Dan Elkin have joined forces with Zavala. As of now, no details have been given about the music itself, except for the fact their debut record is about to enter the mixing stage.

Zavalaz have announced a short US tour starting on June 15 in Las Vegas and ending on June 30 in San Diego. Dot Hacker (featuring Red Hot Chili Peppers guitar player Josh Klinghoffer) will join them on most dates.

Check out the tour dates here - http://zavalaz.com/

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StallionMang
May 15th 2013
6949 Comments


...Really? "Zavalaz"?

No matter, I'm really stoked about this. Been grieving over TMV's break-up for quite some time, and this should be a good cure for my sorrows.

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Necrotica
May 15th 2013
10584 Comments


"Zavalaz"

I lol'd

Omaha
Staff Reviewer
May 15th 2013
10497 Comments


Will bring the z's

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PostMesmeric
May 15th 2013
456 Comments


SHOOT MY POISON ARROW
INTO THE BLINDING DARKNESS
SHOOT MY POISON ARROW, AND LET LOVE COME WALTZING IN

Can't wait to hear whatever this project brings.

CrownOfMagnets
May 15th 2013
2334 Comments


cool i always liked Cedric more than Omar

insomniac15
Staff Reviewer
May 15th 2013
3679 Comments


Bosnian Rainbows is crap, I hope this is better. The name is bad though.

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Gwyn.
May 15th 2013
15654 Comments


Even Omar was modest enough to not pull this shit with his name lol

Uranium
May 15th 2013
7399 Comments


mars volta or gtfo

drasticaction74
May 15th 2013
1813 Comments


"mars volta or gtfo"

get over it

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Motiv3
May 15th 2013
8958 Comments


that name ugggh rofl.

StallionMang
May 15th 2013
6949 Comments


"get over it" [2]

DegausserGuernica24
May 15th 2013
1134 Comments


At the Drive-In or STFU

CrownOfMagnets
May 15th 2013
2334 Comments


^At the Drive In was good but come on man, they're too old for that shit

SpeachImpediment
May 15th 2013
95 Comments


Is this going to suck as bad as Noctourniquet?

CrownOfMagnets
May 15th 2013
2334 Comments


I for one liked Noctourniquet but thought the production could've been better and that drummer just did too much with the damn hi hat

Crawl
May 15th 2013
1726 Comments


I lol'd [2]

oltnabrick
May 15th 2013
33275 Comments


ZZZ
TEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE

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DinosaurJones
May 15th 2013
614 Comments


I'll check it out fo'shizzle.

Ire
May 15th 2013
41858 Comments


hate everyone itt

tommygun
May 15th 2013
25680 Comments


sweet could rule, cedric was mvp on noctourniquet

also juan alderete rocks

also dot hacker rules wish i could see these shows

ChineseWhispers89
May 15th 2013
39 Comments


hahah. that name tho

demigod!
May 15th 2013
47071 Comments


pretentious bean

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roccowalker
May 15th 2013
39 Comments


this couldnt be anymore disappointing then bosnian rainbows so im kinda stoked
except maybe the fact that they are already mixing is signs of a half-assed album or they started a while ago

spanndrew58
May 15th 2013
53 Comments


I think it could be pretty legit.

MO
May 15th 2013
19741 Comments


lol ire

theacademy
Staff Reviewer
May 15th 2013
29128 Comments


woman give birth to TOMATO!

Apollo
May 15th 2013
10390 Comments


fucking mexicans

WhiteNoise
May 15th 2013
3306 Comments


Fucking Dot Hacker yes!!

JamieCTA
May 15th 2013
173 Comments


"Even Omar was modest enough to not pull this shit with his name lol"

what? Omar has performed with multiple groups named after himself...

Azn.
May 15th 2013
5618 Comments


will either be really awesome or horribly pretentious

SabertoothMonocle
May 15th 2013
493 Comments


... The Red Hot Chili Peppers (featuring Dot Hacker guitarist Josh Klinghoffer

c wut i ded there

DotEight
May 15th 2013
5680 Comments


will either be really awesome or horribly pretentious

What? That doesn't even make sense. It's either going to be really good or horribly average.

ReAnimator
May 15th 2013
345 Comments


name is wank

ReAnimator
May 15th 2013
345 Comments


name is wank

darksarcasm
May 16th 2013
77 Comments


Cedric's solo music has been in the works for a while, so it's about time something official surfaces. It'll be interesting since he is writing it himself (I think he played some guitar for this or at least wrote songs on guitar)

DrGonzo1937
May 16th 2013
10502 Comments


Shit, anything with Juan Alderete will be amazing.

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tommygun
May 16th 2013
25680 Comments


juan rules yeah

MaskAtTheMasquerade
May 16th 2013
2888 Comments


where r the ny dates cedric you fuckin dork

1drummer
May 16th 2013
328 Comments


Bosnian Rainbows is actually pretty sick...Saw them live. Teri Gender Bender is a sexy ass robot.

sniper
May 16th 2013
19076 Comments


this article is poorly written but i hope this is good news

sniper
May 16th 2013
19076 Comments


will either be really awesome or horribly pretentious
could also be both

DrGonzo1937
May 17th 2013
10502 Comments


Isn't that what TMV were in a lot of respects?

Iluvatar
Emeritus
May 17th 2013
16089 Comments


this is going to be amazing i dont care

XingKing
May 17th 2013
11090 Comments


"except maybe the fact that they are already mixing is signs of a half-assed album or they started a while ago"

Fairly certain he has been working on this for a while now.

I'm pretty stoked to hear whatever he's come up with



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