front man Brandon Flower
s spoke with Rolling Stone about his solo disc Flamingo
, which is due is September. Flowers expresses "These songs have an isolation to them that Killers records don't have. It's a little less keyboard, and a little more acoustic, so I started thinking about other people we could bring in. So I shot for the stars, and we got Daniel Lanois." Flowers has been writing these songs for the past seven years and reflect his Vegas/Americana roots as well as growing up a Mormon out west.
Blink 182 are set to begin working on their first new record in seven years this fall. After months of rumors, the band will enter the studio after their summer tour is done.
Kanye West will release his latest, Good Ass Job on September 7, almost three years to the day that Graduation was released. This will be West's first album of new material since 2008's 808's and Heartbreak.
Incubus front man Brandon Boyd announced his will release his first solo album, The Wild Trapeze on July 6.