November 21, 2012 12:50

Klaxons 'learning to make electronic music' for upcoming third album Klaxons Tickets

Jamie Reynolds reveals band are teaching themselves new tricks for next release

Photo: Next Previous

Photo Gallery: Klaxons

Klaxons have given an update on their forthcoming third album, revealing that they have learned to make electronic music for the first time during the recording process.

The band, who released second album 'Surfing The Void' in 2010, are expected to release their new album in 2013 and have been working with a number of different producers on the material, including Ed Simons of The Chemical Brothers. The band's Jamie Reynolds spoke to Radio 1's Zane Lowe about the album last night (Nov 20), revealing that the recording sessions have been a "learning process" for the group.

"We’ve worked with loads of different people, but it’s been a learning process I think," he said. "We have learned to make electronic music with computers, that’s been our mission over the last however long... [it's] been about a year’s worth of learning electronics and computers, which is something that we didn’t know anything about. I wouldn’t know how to have made an electronic drumbeat until this time last year."

Reynolds did deny that the album is completely guitar free, however, adding: "There are guitars on it, it’s electronic, you know; it’s synthesised and electronic drums and the rest of it, with computers."

Klaxons recently played new songs 'Invisible Forces' and 'Rhythm Of Life' for the first time during a Paris show. Read more about that performance here.

Read More On This Artist

Video: Klaxons - 'Atlantis To Interzone'

Klaxons Tickets
Date/Time Venue Seetickets Viagogo


Buy Klaxons Tickets

from £13

Buy Klaxons Tickets

from £35


Buy Klaxons Tickets

from £13

Buy Klaxons Tickets

from £20


NOT AVAILABLE

Buy Klaxons Tickets

from £29


Buy Klaxons Tickets

from £13

Buy Klaxons Tickets

from £35


Buy Klaxons Tickets

from £13

Buy Klaxons Tickets

from £29


Buy Klaxons Tickets

from £13

Buy Klaxons Tickets

from £35


Buy Klaxons Tickets

from £13

Buy Klaxons Tickets


NOT AVAILABLE

Buy Klaxons Tickets

from £29


Buy Klaxons Tickets

from £13

Buy Klaxons Tickets

from £35


Buy Klaxons Tickets

from £16

Buy Klaxons Tickets

from £29

back to top

More News
Weezer's Rivers Cuomo to star in TV sitcom about his life
Morrissey pays tribute to late actors Richard Attenborough and Lauren Bacall
Drenge say Royal Blood are 'too poppy' for them
The Game, Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, P Diddy and others release track addressing Ferguson shooting
Lady Gaga joins Adam Lambert and Queen onstage in Sydney – watch
Reading and Leeds organiser on next year's headliners: 'Every band we're talking...
Production issues delay latest Paul McCartney Archive Collection releases
Arcade Fire cover Bo Diddley during Chicago gig - watch
The Coral to release eight year old album 'Curse Of Love'
Grimes dances in the desert in Dante's 'Inferno' inspired 'Go' video -...
2:54 announce new album 'The Other I'
Echo And The Bunnymen announce November UK tour dates
Christopher Owens reveals new song 'Never Want To See That Look Again' – listen
The Killers' Brandon Flowers reveals details of 2015 solo album
Midweek chart update: Royal Blood set for Number One with debut album
Hudson Mohawke and Action Bronson preview new collaborative track – listen
Suge Knight shooting investigation moved to LAPD homicide department
MTV's VMAs drop 1.8 million viewers compared to 2013
Miley Cyrus condemns media for 'going after' homeless VMA guest following reports of...
Manic Street Preachers to play 'The Holy Bible' tracks for BBC Radio 4
Rick Rubin produces arty ALS ice bucket challenge video
Morrissey, Courteeners, The Kooks and more – O2 Priority Tickets available now

More News

Comments

Please login to add your comment.

Featured Videos
Latest Tickets - Booking Now
 
Know Your NME
 

 
NME Store & Framed Prints
Most Read News
Popular This Week
Inside NME.COM
On NME.COM Today