Faith No More to record new album

2014-09-02 by Trey Spencer STAFF | 68 Comments
Faith No More is currently recording their first full-length album since 1997's Album Of The Year.

A limited-edition (5000 copies) seven-inch single of the song "Motherfucker" will precede the April 2015 release, available via Record Store Day's "Black Friday" event (November 28). The single will be released digitally on December 9.


Asked what the new material sounds like, Gould told RollingStone.com: "What I can say is that I think through our experience as musicians over the years, I think what we're doing reflects where we've gone since we made our last record as Faith No More. I think this kicks things up a notch. And I think there's parts that are very powerful and there's parts that have a lot of 'space.'

"Everything we do, with our chemistry, the way we play; it's always going to sound like us. It's just what we do, that makes us feel good. Hopefully it doesn't sound like a bunch of 50-year-old men... which we are! [Laughs]"

He added: "There's going to be a lot of space and scope — big, big sound-stage space — but I also think there's gonna be a lot of those things that we already have. All I can say is what we're doing just feels right."


Faith No More 2014 is:

Mike Patton (vocals)
Bill Gould (bass)
Mike Bordin (drums)
Roddy Bottum (keyboards)
Jon Hudson (guitar)


http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/faith-no-more-to-release-first-album-in-18-years-plot-u-s-tour-20140902

Tagged: Faith No More

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Pestiferous
September 2nd 2014
1356 Comments


oh my jesus fucking shit shit shit shit hsit hsit hist hshist DAMMIT OH MY FUCKING BEAN GARGONZOLA CHEESE SNIFFAS

StallionMang
September 2nd 2014
7501 Comments


Aww yeah

Green Baron
September 2nd 2014
22506 Comments


SING, AND REJOICE

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beachdude
Contributing Reviewer
September 2nd 2014
793 Comments


HELL TO THE YES

Tyler.
September 2nd 2014
8247 Comments


WOOOO 50 year old men that rock harder than any one else

LepreCon
September 2nd 2014
5191 Comments


B-E-A-UTIFUL

sapient
September 2nd 2014
2406 Comments


:DDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDDD

AcidCaravan
September 2nd 2014
352 Comments


Holy shit!

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FitToSwing
September 2nd 2014
67 Comments


My day has been made.

Judio!
Contributing Reviewer
September 2nd 2014
8258 Comments


SING AND REJOICE! AND SING AND REJOICE!

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mryrtmrnfoxxxy
September 2nd 2014
14654 Comments


gonna suck

Pestiferous
September 2nd 2014
1356 Comments


:OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO

VinVal
September 2nd 2014
1167 Comments


sound like there is gonna be alot of 'space' whatever that means, best news tho they've been planning this comeback for quite sometime now

LepreCon
September 2nd 2014
5191 Comments


Not gonna suck

Though it might

I dunno

botb
September 2nd 2014
10404 Comments


this is going to rule

emester
September 2nd 2014
7710 Comments


bet ars is masturbating to this news

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feargm
September 2nd 2014
361 Comments


Yes!

Wizardboi
September 2nd 2014
60 Comments


Dope. U.S tour too

ArsMoriendi
September 2nd 2014
17081 Comments


"gonna suck"

We're talking about Faith No More here. The band has only made 4+ albums since Mike Patton joined. If Dinosaur Jr. can
come back strong, why not FNM?

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deathschool
September 2nd 2014
20631 Comments


Yaaaaay!

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KILL
September 2nd 2014
78377 Comments


jim or die

excited tho

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LepreCon
September 2nd 2014
5191 Comments


Yeah albums with Jim > album without but still /m/

Angelboros
September 2nd 2014
1277 Comments


I'm kinda scared to hear any of FNM's material past The Real Thing because of the lack of Jim Martin. Oh, well... Great to see these guys making a comeback!

mryrtmrnfoxxxy
September 2nd 2014
14654 Comments


gonna 2 it

LepreCon
September 2nd 2014
5191 Comments


It's all good and this will also be good because reasons

Willie
Moderator
September 2nd 2014
16927 Comments


Yeah albums with Jim > album without but still /m/


Agreed. He added a whole other dynamic to the band. The guitarists after him lacked any identity... which is crazy considering they had Bungle's guitarist for a little while.

I'm kinda scared to hear any of FNM's material past The Real Thing because of the lack of Jim Martin. Oh, well... Great to see these guys making a comeback!
Angel Dust had Jim Martin and is their best album.

I'm not as excited as I could be just because I was never a fan of the post-Jim albums.

Angelboros
September 2nd 2014
1277 Comments


Aw, shit, thanks for correcting that little mistake.

Pestiferous
September 2nd 2014
1356 Comments


Angel dust was the best by fr but NOT because of Jim imo he was the most underwhelming member at that point in time dunno about TRT or when chuck was running the show

deathschool
September 2nd 2014
20631 Comments


King for a Day's guitar work was extremely distinguished. The album lacked the atmosphere of Angel Dust, but the songs riffed just as hard. I will say the guitar barely did what it needed to get by on AOTY though.

ArsMoriendi
September 2nd 2014
17081 Comments


While I do agree that The Real Thing and Angel Dust are superior to King for a Day and Album of the Year all 4 are still
amazing.

Angelboros
September 2nd 2014
1277 Comments


Ars, I already got the memo.

deathschool
September 2nd 2014
20631 Comments


Angel Dust destroys The Real Thing too. So get on that.

ArsMoriendi
September 2nd 2014
17081 Comments


Sorry, I didn't read that memo, so I edited the comment.

Hmmm haven't heard FNM's debut but...

1.Angel Dust
2.The Real Thing
3.King for a Day, Fool for a Lifetime
4.Album of the Year
5.Introduce Yourself

Replacing Mosely with Patton was probably one of the best calls in rock history.

YakNips
September 2nd 2014
18218 Comments


time to stock up on whip-its

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Angelboros
September 2nd 2014
1277 Comments


Chuck Mosely had attitude, I'll say that much. But compared to Mike Patton, yeah... I'm just going to leave it at that.

deathschool
September 2nd 2014
20631 Comments


Mosely actually gets the job done on Introduce Yourself, but you compare anyone to Mike Patton and they're going to come
up short.

demigod!
September 2nd 2014
48639 Comments


should be good. let's hope it's good

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BigPleb
September 2nd 2014
47445 Comments


the live version of 'Motherfucker' is horrible, here's hoping this is good.

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WhiteNoise
September 2nd 2014
3466 Comments


Guys this won't suck, it's faith no more

StallionMang
September 2nd 2014
7501 Comments


AOTY felt like a bit of a creative slump to me so here's hoping they can pull themselves out with this one

ArsMoriendi
September 2nd 2014
17081 Comments


"Guys this won't suck, it's faith no more"

That's what we thought about Pixies.

I'm keeping my hopes high, but my expectations low.

YakNips
September 2nd 2014
18218 Comments


time to stock up on whip-its [2]


sputnik1
September 2nd 2014
292 Comments


Gonna rule.

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WhiteNoise
September 2nd 2014
3466 Comments


"That's what we thought about Pixies"

Yeah but they didn't have Kim on that album. It shouldn't have happened.

MrSirLordGentleman
September 2nd 2014
9576 Comments


Gonna Rule [2]

Polyethylene
September 2nd 2014
3995 Comments


"the live version of 'Motherfucker' is horrible"


lol nope

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Pajolero
September 2nd 2014
600 Comments


Someone put poop in my pants.

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Inferis
September 2nd 2014
454 Comments


Ugh I have a reason to live.

rasi
September 2nd 2014
72 Comments


Well. Last Faith no More album was plain bad. Also all those non-releases live songs that one could hear over the years were not even close to what Faith no More made special back then.

It probably won't suck, but I don't believe in anything really good either.

Inveigh
September 2nd 2014
26019 Comments


AOTY had quite a few great tracks, even though there were some duds in there too

excited for this even though I agree that the two Jim + Patton albums are their best

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Rowan5215
Contributing Reviewer
September 3rd 2014
36338 Comments


AOTY is fucking sweet

deathschool
September 3rd 2014
20631 Comments


It's good. Seems like most people treat it like its a masterpiece or terrible. It's neither.

InbredJed
September 3rd 2014
6498 Comments


the time has come....






















I ALWAYS KNEW!!!

DrGonzo1937
September 3rd 2014
11856 Comments


bout time!

DrGonzo1937
September 3rd 2014
11856 Comments


AOTY is fucking sweet
[2]

CaptainAaarrrggghhh
September 3rd 2014
374 Comments


"oh my jesus fucking shit shit shit shit hsit hsit hist hshist DAMMIT OH MY FUCKING BEAN GARGONZOLA CHEESE SNIFFAS"

Yeah, what this guy said.
Even if it's going to be unimpressive (which is unlikely), it's still awesome of them to be back together in the studio

DrGonzo1937
September 3rd 2014
11856 Comments


Don't know, 'Motherfucker' wasn't particularly great. We'll see I guess.

Pestiferous
September 3rd 2014
1356 Comments


"Mosely actually gets the job done on Introduce Yourself"

glad someone else feels this way, i personally thought most of the tracks were relatively solid

AcidCaravan
September 3rd 2014
352 Comments


Jim Martin was never big into the songwriting process...in reality. Anyways, my favourite works from them are 'Angel Dust' and 'King For a Day', period. Saw them back in 1995 and woah! For the new album, we'll see what happens..

Froot
September 3rd 2014
1908 Comments


Boy, have the last 5 years been good to comeback bands or what?

Ire
September 4th 2014
41948 Comments


it's almost like comebacks happen all the time!!

Polyethylene
September 5th 2014
3995 Comments


AOTY is fucking sweet
[3]

Ikarus14
September 5th 2014
727 Comments


YES! Been hoping this would happen ever since they got back together!

DrGonzo1937
September 5th 2014
11856 Comments


Doubt they'll tour loads though

CrownOfMagnets
September 6th 2014
2334 Comments


Faith No More's getting back together? They must be having a




MID LIFE CRIIIISIS

CrownOfMagnets
September 6th 2014
2334 Comments


but seriously im fuckin stoked for this

DrGonzo1937
September 7th 2014
11856 Comments


I see what you did there

DrGonzo1937
September 7th 2014
11856 Comments


I can see this being the real deal though, because Patton doesn't need to add this workload unless he really wanted to, he has enough work these days. So it should be a good album... I hope.



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