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Woman Gives Birth To Tomato!
Studio album by Omar Rodríguez-López
Released January 1, 2013
Recorded Spring 2008
Genre Free jazz
Length 44:56
Label Rodriguez Lopez Productions
Producer Omar Rodríguez-López
Omar Rodríguez-López solo chronology
Octopus Kool Aid

(2012)

Woman Gives Birth To Tomato!

(2013)

Equinox

(2013)

Omar Rodríguez-López chronology
Noctourniquet

(2012)

Woman Gives Birth To Tomato!

(2013)

Bosnian Rainbows

(2013)

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
The Alternative Review [1]
Hipersónica 1/10[2]
Sputnik Music [3]

Woman Gives Birth To Tomato! is the twenty-fourth studio album by Omar Rodríguez-López, released under the name Omar Rodriguez-Lopez Group. Although Rodriguez-Lopez Productions intended to release the album on December 28, 2012 (which is the date listed on the Bandcamp page[4]), it was only made available on January 1, 2013, less than 2 hours after the release of Equinox. Since Omar Rodriguez Lopez's recent efforts were focused on his newly formed band, Bosnian Rainbows, this album was not as anticipated as it had been in 2011, when the album cover art had first appeared in the booklet for Rodriguez-Lopez's compilation album, Telesterion.

Since 2014 the album is no longer available to purchase officially, as Rodriguez-Lopez's Bandcamp page has been taken down after a split with Sargent House label.

Contents[]

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  • 1Track listing
  • 2Personnel
    • 2.1Production
  • 3Release history
  • 4References

Track listing[edit][]

All of the tracks on the album are named after a city in which Rodriguez-Lopez lived at some point of his life, except "Tokyo Japan" (which consists entirely of silence).

  1. "Bayamón Puerto Rico" – 4:09
  2. "Puebla México" – 2:09
  3. "El Paso Texas" – 15:28
  4. "Long Beach California" – 3:40
  5. "Amsterdam Holland" – 6:58
  6. "Brooklyn New York" – 2:39
  7. "Zapopan México" – 9:25
  8. "Tokyo Japan" – 0:30

Personnel[edit][]

[5]

  • Omar Rodríguez-López – synthesizers, sequences, piano, guitar, production
  • Adrián Terrazas-González – saxophone, bass clarinet, flute
  • Aaron Cruz Bravo – double bass
  • Mark Aanderud – piano
  • Hernan Hecht – drums

Production[edit][]

  • Lars Stalfors – mixing
  • Pete Lyman – mastering
  • Sonny Kay – artwork and layout

Release history[edit][]

Region Date Label Format
Worldwide January 1, 2013 Rodriguez Lopez Productions Digital Download


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