According to the duo this 30 minute instrumental album, which is simply titled Omar Rodriguez-Lopez & John Frusciante, “was recorded many years ago” but never released. This album is part of a series of collaborations initiated by The Mars Volta guitarist.
Although this is a free download there is the option to make a donation, with all proceeds going to the “Keep Music In Schools” programme.
Click here to go to the album download page.
In related news, Frusciante, who left the Red Hot Chili Peppers last year, has a new band called Swahili Blonde. The lineup, so far, consists of Frusciante and percussionist Nicole Turley (of Weave). But Duran Duran’s John Taylor is said to pop up, along with Alina Myer and her father, Devo’s Alan Myer.
You can hear a few tracks from the group’s debut album, Man Meat, on their MySpace page: http://www.myspace.com/swahiliblonde.
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