On March 26, 2012, “Warner Bros” label released “Noctourniquet”, the sixth and final Mars Volta studio album. It was recorded 2009-2011, and was produced by Omar Rodriguez-Lopez.
- Omar Rodríguez-López– guitar, keyboards, synths, bass, direction, arrangements
- Cedric Bixler-Zavala– vocals
- Juan Alderete– bass guitar
- Deantoni Parks– drums
- Lars Stalfors– recording engineer, mixing
- Isaiah Abolin – recording engineer
- Heba Kadry – mastering
- Sonny Kay – layout, design
All lyrics by Cedric Bixler-Zavala, all music by Omar Rodríguez-López.
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