The Mars Volta

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The Mars Volta were an American rock group formed in 2001 by guitarist Omar A. Rodriguez-Lopez and vocalist Cedric Bixler Zavala. They incorporate various influences including post-hardcore, jazz fusion, psychedelia, funk and latin/salsa into their sound. They are characterized for their energetic and improvisational live shows, as well as their concept-based studio albums. The roots of The Mars Volta are found in the band At the Drive-In. Read more about The Mars Volta on Last.fm.

Type: Group
Area: United States
Founded: 2001
Dissolved: 2013
Tags: progressive rock experimental rock alternative progressive

ACHIEVEMENTS

SONGS
4
SONG WEEKS
10
FIRST WEEK
41/03
LAST WEEK
29/05
ALBUMS
9
ALBUM WEEKS
168
WEEKS @ #1
1
FIRST WEEK
27/03
LAST WEEK
39/22

SONGS

Peak Title First Week Weeks Last Week
#42
1 wk

41/03 - 42/03 wks: 2
41/03 2 42/03
#53
1 wk

29/05 - 29/05 wks: 1
29/05 1 29/05
#41
1 wk

11/04 - 11/04 wks: 1
11/04 1 11/04
#20
1 wk

11/05 - 15/05 wks: 6
11/05 6 15/05
#20 41/03 10 29/05

ALBUMS

Peak Title First Week Weeks Last Week
#6
1 wk
Amputechture by  The Mars Volta
36/06 - 40/06 wks: 24
36/06 24 40/06
#26
1 wk
De-loused In The Comatorium by  The Mars Volta
27/03 - 51/21 wks: 12
27/03 12 51/21
#1
1 wk
Frances The Mute by  The Mars Volta
08/05 - 21/05 wks: 60
08/05 60 21/05
#40
1 wk

17/21 - 17/21 wks: 1
17/21 1 17/21
#15
1 wk
Noctourniquet by  The Mars Volta
13/12 - 16/12 wks: 13
13/12 13 16/12
#12
1 wk
Octahedron by  The Mars Volta
26/09 - 35/09 wks: 16
26/09 16 35/09
#76
1 wk
Scabdates by  The Mars Volta
47/05 - 47/05 wks: 1
47/05 1 47/05
#3
2 wks
The Bedlam In Goliath by  The Mars Volta
04/08 - 11/08 wks: 37
04/08 37 11/08
#18
1 wk

38/22 - 39/22 wks: 4
38/22 4 39/22
#1 27/03 168 39/22