fun. Frontman Discusses Progress On New Album

04/17/2014
.
(Radio.com) Time to get excited, fun. fans - the band's frontman Nate Ruess is getting revved up to start recording the group's next album. "It's moving," Ruess told Rolling Stone about the anticipated follow-up to the band's wildly popular second full-length, Some Nights, home to a slew of hits including "We Are Young," which snagged the Grammy for Song of the Year in 2013.

"There's an apprehension at first, because I don't want this thing to move too fast, because I want to be able to enjoy being at home," he added in regards to the time off after the whirlwind campaign around Some Nights.

"And with this album - and after being on the road for a few years - you can't help but think of how each song is gonna fit. You start thinking about what you're gonna want to play, and what you're gonna want to say."

Despite the immense success of Some Nights, Ruess is contemplating what he feels are the record's shortcomings while preparing for the next album.

"I look at Some Nights and some of the things that I feel like I did wrong on that, and I look at other albums that I've done in the past as a lyricist and not only want to maintain a certain level but exceed it," the singer explained. "The pain for me in songwriting is always putting lyrics to things. And so hopefully I've got enough firepower. I've definitely had enough s- go down in the last few years." more on this story

Radio.com is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.
Copyright Radio.com/CBS Local - Excerpted here with permission.

advertisement

fun CDs, DVDs and MP3s

fun T-shirts and Posters

Share this article
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article


...end


advertisement

News Reports
Day in Rock:
Robert Plant Talks Led Zeppelin 50th Anniversary Celebration- Jimi Hendrix Previously-Unreleased Track Streaming- Foo Fighters Brit Awards Performance Streaming Online- more

Stone Temple Pilots Stream New Song The Art Of Letting Go- Judas Priest Preview New Song Traitors Gate- The Monkees Stars Reuniting For Tour- Halestorm, In This Moment Tour- more

Eagles Add More New Dates To North American Tour- Billy Corgan Reveals New Smashing Pumpkins' Song Details- Foreigner Announce Live Orchestra Tour Dates- more

KISS Spark Retirement Speculation With The End Of The Road Move- Slipknot Star Says He Will Never Go Back On Tour Again- Foreigner Announce Very Special Release- more

Page Too:
Quincy Jones Apologizes for Shocking Interview Comments- Ed Sheeran Addresses Secret Marriage Rumors- Maroon 5 Headlining NFL Hall of Fame Legends Concert- more

Migos, Arcade Fire, James Bay Going 'Saturday Night Live'- Rihanna Looks Back And Thanks Mother As She Turns 30- Carrie Underwood Donates $10K To Injured Police Officer- more

Ed Sheeran Sparks Secret Wedding Speculation- Former One Direction Star Zayn Malik Previews New Music- Kesha Forced To Postpone Shows Due To Concert Fall Injury- more

Drake's Generous Money Giveaway All Part Of 'God's Plan'- Troy Gentry's Widow Sues Over Husband's Death- The Chainsmokers Release 'You Owe Me' Video- Demi Lovato Unplugs- more

advertisement


Follow Us:

Contact Us - Privacy - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2018 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved.

Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.