Following their recent record-smashing success
in the US charts, Mumford & Sons
are already writing new material for their next album.
Their current album "Babel
" went straight to number 1 in the US, and they even matched The Beatles
of having six songs in the Billboard singles chart at once.
"Will we wait years for the next album? F--k, no
," banjo player Winston Marshall
. "You heard it here first. We've just started working on new songs, got a rehearsal studio. They're bones of songs, but really exciting bones. Sturdy bones
The band are currently touring across the UK and Ireland, and have been playing intimate theatre gigs before moving on to sold-out arena shows.
Over the summer, Mumford & Sons played a series of one-stop festivals at hand-picked locations around the world. Marshall confirms they enjoyed it so much that they'll do more of the same in 2013.
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