September 18, 2012 21:37
Ryan Adams joins The Lemonheads on their new album
Adams will be producing and playing drums on the 'punk' follow-up to 2009's 'Varshons'
The alt.country mainstay took to Twitter to break the news, writing:
Playing drums on the Lemonheads records too. Dream come true... Back to the punker sounds— Ryan Adams (@TheRyanAdams) September 18, 2012
As well as drumming, he will also be producing the record, which will feature Evan Dando alongside The Lemonheads' founding member Ben Deily – who left the band in 1989 - and the band's former bassist, Juliana Hatfield, who appeared on 1992's 'It's A Shame About Ray'.
Adams wrote: "Looking forward to producing the new Lemonheads album this weekend with orig 2 songwriters Evan & Ben with@julianahatfield on bass."
The Lemonheads released 'Laughing All The Way To The Cleaners - The Best Of Lemonheads' earlier this year. Their last album of all-new material was 2006's 'The Lemonheads', which Evan Dando followed with the 2009 covers record 'Varshons'.
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