The Bedlam in Goliath

The Mars Volta

The Mars Volta's fourth album, The Bedlam in Goliath, is here on Blue Marble vinyl.

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VMP Exclusive Pressing

This record was pressed by VMP and you can't get this specific variation anywhere else.

Exclusive Features

color Blue Marble
foil stamped Yes
numbered Yes

Other Features

exclusive VMP Exclusive
extras "Mr. Muggs" 12"
jacket style Direct-To-Board
jacket type Double Gatefold
label Clouds Hill
pressing location Optimal Media Production
release type Reissue

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Due to COVID-19 and its impact on manufacturing, we are experiencing pre-order delays more frequently. We’ll keep the estimated ship months as up to date as possible, but please be advised.

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Since pre-order albums are not available to ship until the manufacturing completes, the actual ship date can shift. If there is a delay, we will always contact you.


If The Mars Volta's Amputechture is full of mystery, the band's fourth album, The Bedlam in Goliath, is the zenith of all things mysterious and bizarre. And to top it off, the source of it all began with a ouija board the band called The Soothsayer. There's a lot to unpack in The Bedlam in Goliath, inspired and named after the collective entity of three spirits the band contacted during the album's creation. From stories of love triangles to the actual happenings each member experienced while they recorded the album, The Bedlam in Goliath's sounds are reflective of its dark background.


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