Mark Stoermer working on band's third album

The Killers‘ bassist Mark Stoermer has entered the studio with Howling Bells to produce their third album.

The band have set up in The KillersBattle Born facility in Las Vegas for the sessions to make the follow-up to their 2009 album ‘Radio Wars’.

The Howling Bells members said the move has been made to help them “channel some desert spirit – casinos and neon signs aside, it’s a special place”.

The album is expected to be released later in 2011.