American rockers Lynyrd Skynyrd, via their record label Roadrunner announce that their new album would be ‘Last Of A Dying Breed’ with the release date of August 21, 2012. This was following their reunite album in 2009 ‘God & Guns’ which debut at No.18 on Billboard 200, their highest debut since 1977. The band are working again with God & Guns producer Bob Marlette.
“It was great to get back in the studio with Bob for this new album,” said Gary Rossington “we kind of went back old school this time. All of us playing together in the studio as a band, tracking songs and creating licks. We had a lot of fun and the music really flowed for us, so that’s when you know you are on to something good. We can’t wait to let the fans hear these songs and play ‘em live.” >>Official Statement
The track list or any other details was not revealed yet. So, we’ll come back when its available.
Lynyrd Skynyrd formed in 1964. In the peak of their success in 1977, three members died in an airplane crash, ending their popular era. They are known for its single ‘Free Bird’ which was slow to fast tempo and has long guitar solo in the conclusion.