Music Gear News
U2 to return in May?
U2 will reportedly release their new album in May.
The Irish group have been recording their 13th album - which has the working title 'Songs of Ascent' - with producer and musician Danger Mouse and although they have not confirmed a release date, the German version of retailer Amazon, Amazon.de, has listed a new release from the group for May 27.
U2's spokesperson told NME: "As has been widely reported, U2 are in the studio working on a new record but no release date has been set."
The band's manager, Paul McGuiness, has previously said he thinks the band's next album - the follow up to 2009's 'No Line on the Horizon' will be out in "early 2011, before the next leg of the American tour, which starts in May."
'Songs of Ascent' is not the only album the group are currently working on.
Lead singer Bono has previously revealed the band are making a "club" record with dance/pop producers including will.i.am of Black Eyed Peas, Lady Gaga's producer RedOne and French DJ and producer David Guetta.
Bono has said the group has "a pile of songs" for the club album and, inspired by remixes produced for the band around the time of their albums 'Achtung Baby', 'Zooropa' and 'Pop'.
He said: "U2's remixes in the 1990s were a real treasure. So we wanted to make a club sounding record."Posted on 1 Feb 2011 16:15 to category : Music News
Related Music News
Remidi are nearing the launch of their much anticipated Remidi T8, a glove that grants the user the ability to make music with their hands alone
Open to the public, the DJ decks are led by professional sound engineers and music producers encouraging commuters to try their hand at mixing.
The MEGS initiative aims to break small companies and emerging artists into overseas markets
Not Impossible Labs have developed a vest that is aimed at providing an equal experience for deaf and non deaf concert goers alike.
Classic FM's Illustrious Music Teacher Awards are set to the biggest ever, showcasing the outstanding educational achievements of music teachers from across the UK
In a bid to retain the standard of musical education across the board, the UK government endeavor to preserve their teaching incentive
Recent Music News
Builiding on their reputation for developing cutting edge music gear and accessories, Samsons new Z series bring professional audio quality and transparency to the table
With Pearl Jam, Tupac, , Depeche Mode, Janet Jackson and many more being nominated, this years event shaping up to be huge.
His first album in over 38 years, Chuck's new album is to feature his family and his own original material
Toontrack have released Big Rock, a vintage based rock pack that brings classic flavours in a modern package
A promotional offer from Akai running until the 31st December allows the user to explore a vast array of professional sounds on the renowned MPD218
Opening a public forum on Facebook, Behringer are looking to make the dream product, catering to their customers every need.