New Mars Volta live album stream

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by carl-anton, Nov 7, 2005.

  1. Just thought this might interest some of you. The new Mars volta live album 'Scabdates' can be streamed from their website: Fairly bad mp3 quality but sounds interesting :)
  2. placidium

    placidium Guest

    Aug 2, 2005
    Yes, TMV is great. Good live album.
  3. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    I have the cd. Scabdates is a good cd, the Take THe viel cerpin taxt clip is actualy taken from the NYC concert that i saw them at.
  4. Funk Warts

    Funk Warts Guest

    Jun 13, 2001
    London, UK
    This is an awesome album some unbelievable improv going on. Also Juan Alderete totally rocks on it, with some far out effects getting a lot of use and he stays fully locked in with the drummer - who is probably the best drummer i've ever seen live. He is basically the conductor of their long jams as far as i can tell.

    Incidentally, i'm going to see them in Birmingham tomorrow night - needless to say i can't wait! :hyper:
  5. Two albums into their career and they make a live album? That's a little too early, imo.
  6. FunkKing

    FunkKing Guest

    Feb 16, 2004
    Newport, South Wales
    They've been together a couple of years. Who cares how early they release it? All I know that its a pretty fine album.

  7. Sorry, I'm still a bitter ATD-I fan. :) :(
  8. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    It doesnt matter how early into their career they are. Ced and Omar kicked ass in ATDI and are much more professional musicians now, and the mars volta is so unique that it deserves whatever they put out.