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The Wallflowers recording new album, schedule tour dates

on May 08, 2012, 3:51pm

wallflowers 2012 The Wallflowers recording new album, schedule tour dates

The reunited Wallflowers are currently recording their first album in seven years and plan to preview the material with a string of tour dates this summer.

As previously reported, Jakob Dylan is back together with original bassist Greg Richling and keyboardist Rami Jaffee, with longtime guitarist Stuart Mathis and drummer Jack Irons (Red Hot Chili Peppers, Pearl Jam) rounding out the lineup. According to a press release, the band is currently recording in Nashville at Dan Auerbach’s Easy Eye Sound studio with producer Jay Joyce (Emmylou Harris, Cage the Elephant).

The as-yet-untitled album will be released this fall by Columbia Records. Prior to that, the band will play intimiate shows in New York, Asbury Park, and Chicago, as well as make appearances at the Firefly Music Festival and DeLuna Fest.

The Wallflowers 2012 Tour Dates:
07/20 – Dover, DE @ Firefly Music Festival
07/24 – New York, NY @ Bowery Ballroom
07/25 – Asbury Park, NJ @ The Stone Pony
07/27 – Chicago, IL @ Schubas
09/23 – Pensacola Beach, FL @ DeLuna Fest