Arcade Fire are working on new album in James Murphy's studio
It may have been indie rock's worst kept secret but according to the DFA Studios twitter account, Arcade Fire are currently working on their new album at James Murphy's DFA studio in New York.
Having previously denied that he was working in a production capacity, it's certain that he's involved in the albums creation whilst the band are holed up at the studio. The Twitter account for the studio wrote yesterday, "Arcade Fire STILL with us at DFA... This is going to be one great sounding album!"
A release date and title are still unconfirmed. (via Pitchfork)
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