As three years have passed since their latest album "Neighborhoods
have finally buckled up for the release of a brand new record.
As guitarist Tom DeLonge
noted via Instagram
, "Rehearsals start today ... And yes there will be a new album. Sorry for the wait."
The band is currently gearing up for an O2 Academy Brixton show in London on August 6, followed by a headlining slot at this year's Reading and Leeds
festivals. Meanwhile, DeLonge's been working on a new Angels & Airwaves
album; titled "Poet
," it's set for a Halloween 2014 release."It always happens when the three of us are together in a room," Mark Hoppus
magazine last year. "Because when
[we're not touring], Tom lives in San Diego, Travis
] lives in Los Angeles and I live in London, so we don't really talk all that much. But then when we get in a room together, it all falls into place and we start making jokes. That's when we start writing songs and reconnecting with everything."