Omar Rodriguez Lopez Quintet ‎– The Apocalypse Inside Of An Orange

Infrasonic Sound ‎– INFRA002
2 × Vinyl, LP, Clear


A1 Melting Chariots 3:51
A2 Knee Deep In The Loving Hush Of Heresy 6:01
B1 Jacob Van Lennepkade II 18:25
C1 Fuerza De Liberacion 5:33
C2 Sparked From The Insult List 6:08
C3 Baby Fat 2:47
D1 The Apocalypse Inside Of An Orange 11:14
D2 Coma Pony 6:36


Recorded in Amsterdam with Omar Rodriguez Lopez Quintet (not to be confused with The Omar Rodriguez Lopez group). This particular band, which includes bassist Juan Alderete de la Pena, keyboardist Money Mark Ramos-Nishita, horn player/percussionist Adrian Terrazas Gonzales, and drummer/percussionist Marcel Rodriguez Lopez, toured Europe in late 2005. This album is part of a series Omar wrote while living in Amsterdam in 2005.

Side A Etching: INFRA - 002 A
Side B Etching: INFRA - 002 B
Side C Etching: INFRA - 002 C
Side D Etching: INFRA - 002 D

Text from back album cover:

Omar Rodriguez Lopez Quintet
"The Apocalypse Inside Of An Orange"

Omar Rodriguez Lopez
Juan Alderete De La Pena
Money Mark Ramos Nishita
Adrian Terrazas Gonzales
Marcel Rodriguez Lopez

Produced by Omar Rodriguez Lopez

Engineers: Lars Stalfors, Jon Debaun & Omar Rodriguez Lopez
Mixing Engineer: Shaun Michael Sullivan
Mastering: Pete Lyman
Original Art, Layout and Design: Sonny Kay

All songs written, arranged, and directed by Omar Rodriguez Lopez
(P) 2007 Hija De Lola (ASCAP)

(C) Define Every Inch The Mile One Seeks, under exclusive license to Infrasonic Sound

*Sides A and B end in locked grooves.
The tint of the clear vinyl varies;
some copies were pressed with light black swirls or streaks in one or both LPs.



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March 14, 2020
There is no runout groove in the deadwax on Sides A and B. This threw me off initially as i thought the record was skipping, but I imagine it is a novelty intended in pressing by the band to create a looping drone that sounds like crystal being scraped across glass.