PETE DOHERTY SAYS THE LIBERTINES WILL RECORD A NEW ALBUM IN JAMAICA
Pete Doherty has spoken about plans for The Libertines to record a new album in Jamaica.
In a new interview with The Guardian, Doherty confirmed that he’s on good phrases with bandmate Carl Barât and that they’re planning on engaged on the comply with as much as their 2015 LP ‘Anthems For Doomed Youth‘ abroad.
He mentioned: “We still feel there’s unfinished business and there are more songs to write. But he [Barât] doesn’t want to do it in England, or in France, which he sees as my turf. So the plan is to go to Jamaica and try to make another Libertines record.”
Back in January, Doherty gave NME an replace on The Libertines’ long-awaited new album. When he final spoke to NME in regards to the new materials again in 2019, he mentioned it had an eclectic mixture of types in the identical vein as The Clash’s ‘Sandinista’.
“That’s still the format that we’re talking about,” he just lately mentioned. “At the top of the tour we did that ended final month, everybody was actually upbeat by the truth that we had been all nonetheless alive after the assorted quarantines and John coming and going. We had been all actually upbeat in regards to the future, so I don’t understand how or when it’s going to occur however I believe it will.
“‘Sandinista’ still encapsulates it because there are still a lot of ideas. It’s just about getting everyone in a room and getting on with it.”
The Libertines are at present celebrating the twentieth anniversary of their 2002 debut album ‘Up The Bracket’ this 12 months with a run of reveals, together with gigs in London, Manchester and Edinburgh.
You can see The Libertines’ upcoming UK gigs under and discover any remaining tickets right here.
30 – O2 Academy, Bristol
1 – Castlefield Bowl, Manchester
23 – OVO Wembley Arena, London
5 – Bute Park, Cardiff
6 – Bingley Weekender, Bingley
8 – O2 Academy, Edinburgh
28 – Victorious Festival, Portsmouth
2 – Godiva Festival, Coventry