Jon Theodore joins Giraffe Tongue Orchestra



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Former Mars Volta drummer Jon Theodore has joined forces with members of Mastodon, Dillinger Escape Plan and Jane's Addiction to form a new supergroup.

Theodore links up with Ben Weinman (Dillinger Escape Plan), Brent Hinds (Mastodon) and Eric Avery (ex-Jane's Addiction) as part of Giraffe Tongue Orchestra.

In a statement from the band Theodore said: "When I first heard some of the ideas these guys were working on, I immediately knew this project was right up my alley."