Mudhoney to Release New Album in 2013 -
Mudhoney have revealed they will release their
first new album in five years on April 2nd through long-term label
home Sub Pop, reports
The new LP, which will be the follow-up to 2008's 'The
Lucky Ones' and titled 'Vanishing Point'
will be released on 2nd April 2013.
Mark Arm said to
"We amassed a pile of riffs and ideas, and I went through
them and tried to come up with words that suited them. Pretty
He goes on to explain how the forthcoming album was produced
with the stage in mind:
"This is a record. In many ways our focus is live
performance because that's what we do more often than we record,
but there are a lot of people whom we won't get to play for, who
might only be able to pick up the record. So if something serves a
song in the studio, we might as well go for it. We're not going to
bring around a guy on tour to play clavinet or synthesizer on just
one song. Now, if we only knew someone who could play
Mark also reveals in the interview that the Seattle sound
veterans have tentative plans to tour Europe in late May and early
June of next year, with the possibility of one-off shows in the US
should their schedule permit.