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The Mars Volta Frances the Mute - Single album cover
4.29 | 46 ratings | 1 reviews | 48% 5 stars

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Singles/EPs/Fan Club/Promo, released in 2005

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Frances the Mute (14:39)

Total Time 14:39

Line-up / Musicians

- Cedric Bixler Zavala / vocals
- Omar A Rodriguez-Lopez / guitars
- Jon Theodore / drums
- Juan Alderete / bass
- Ikey Owens / keyboards
- Marcel Rodriguez / percussion

Guest musicians:
- Larry Harlow / piano
- Flea / trumpet
- John Frusciante / guitar
- Adrian Terrazas / saxophone, flute

Releases information

Release Date: October 18, 2005
Label: Universal

The title track for the album Frances the Mute did not appear on the album, and was instead released as a single.

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(46 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(48%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(43%)
Good, but non-essential (4%)
Collectors/fans only (4%)
Poor. Only for completionists (0%)

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4 stars "This never happened" This here represents the title track for the Mars Volta album "Frances the Mute." Despite this distinction, the track does not actually appear on the album itself, (although the lyrics are printed in the CD case). The band released this track as a single, and it can be fo ... (read more)

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