The Bedlam in the Goliath

The Mars Volta`s upcoming album "The Bedlam In Goliath" is confirmed due out Tuesday January 29, 2008. The release date of the single is November 19th. What we know for now about the album is:

- Thomas Pridgen will be the drummer
- Jeff Jordan will be painting 11 new paintings and contributing one from his gallery for TBiG
- At least one "literally two minute song"
- At least one one song at around the 15 minute mark (this may not be true, as a fan met Ikey, who said that there
aren't any songs over 10 minutes. However, this is not confirmed.)
- Rapid Fire Tollbooth reworked
- Idle Tooth will be on the album, although it may be called "Wax Simulacra" as this is the name of the song in Cedrics's lyric book. Both titles are registered to Cedric and Omar in ASCAP
- It is based around a gift Omar once gave Cedric
- Names of songs that are registered in ASCAP for Omar and Cedric:

Conjugal Burns
Tourniquet Man
Wax Simulacra
Cavalettas - Recall