Carl Barat Announces Collaborators for New Solo Album

Carl Barrat Announces Collaborators for New Solo Album -

Ex-Libertine Carl Barat has recruited indie icon Johnny Marr and drummer Andy Burrows, formerly of Razorlight, to feature on his second solo offering, reports NME.

Barat, who last summer made his acting debut in Paris when he appeared in musical Pop'pea, revealed that the new record will be 'more guitar-based' than his self-titled 2010 solo debut.

The as-yet unnamed album is being co-written by Ed Harcourt and Joeseph Arthur and is expected to arrive in the second half of 2013, however Barat is yet to decide on a producer for his second solo venture.