Mars Volta and At The Drive In legend Omar Rodriquez Lopez is heading to Australia with his own self-titled three piece band. Over the course of Omar’s illustrious and enduring career as a musician, producer, and film maker, he’s been involved with some of the most critically acclaimed artists of our generation, most notable numerous recorded collaborations with John Frusciante of the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

To accompany Omar on his first ever Australian tour in this guise he’ll be bringing the Mexican-born, LA-based, art punk band Le Butcherrete with him, in which he plays bass, and are signed to his record label. As usual, we would expect you to expect the unexpected…

Australian Tour dates

Friday 9th December: Canberra @ ANU Bar

Saturday 10th December: Sydney @ Manning Bar

Sunday 11th December: Brisbane @ The ZOO

Monday 12th December: Melbourne @ Northcote Social Club (Le Butcherrete only,
headline show)

Tuesday 13th December: Melbourne @ The East Brunswick Club (both bands)

Wednesday 14th December: Melbourne @ The East Brunswick Club (both bands)

Thursday 15th December: Adelaide @ Fowlers

Tickets: $25 + BF

Available: From the usual outlets as of Monday, November 7th, please see venues for details.