Omar Rodríguez-López (The Mars Volta, At The Drive In) will launch all of his solo materials from 2004 till the current in a 57-LP field set, Amor de Frances. Of the 57 albums, two are beforehand unreleased, and 31 are being pressed to vinyl for the primary time. They’re housed in 4 containers, with cowl artwork that’s been “lovingly recreated to protect the essence of the unique releases.” Pre-orders for the limited-to-500 set start on October 30 by way of Clouds Hill Music, with pre-orders for the 57 particular person LPs to comply with on December 1.
Omar can be the topic of a brand new documentary, Omar and Cedric: If This Ever Will get Bizarre, which premieres on 10/28 at unbiased UK movie competition Raindance. It’s largely made up of a whole bunch of hours of footage filmed by Omar over the past 40 years.