Music Gear News
The Neptunes prepare 'vicious' album
The Neptunes are working on a "vicious" new album.
The production duo - made up of Chad Hugo and Pharrell Williams - have written huge hits for Kelis, Britney Spears, ODB and Snoop Dogg, but only released one album, 'Clones', in 2003, which they are now ready to follow up.
Pharrell told the Herald Sun newspaper: "This new Neptunes record we're working on right now is vicious. It's definitely harder - it totally demands sweat."
The producer and singer also clarified the difference between his work as The Neptunes and with group N.E.R.D - in which he is also a member alongside Chad - saying it is a matter of personality.
He added: "Music is music. But with N.E.R.D we put more of our personality into it, that's just us being us, and with Neptunes we produce for a lot of people so we allow space for their personalities, for them to be themselves and our music sort of commandeers the direction a bit."
A title or release date for the album has yet to be set.Posted on 29 Dec 2010 16:15 to category : Music News
Related Music News
Research from the National Association for Music Education has recently highlighted the most fundamental aspects of an effective practice routine and how to be a better musician
MusicRadar recently spoke to iZotope to get their opinion on intelligent mixers and how they are impacting the contemporary producer.
The grandfather of virtual reality Jaron Lanier relays a time when the first explorations into virtual reality were concerned with how to create a real air guitar.
In the wake of an increasing trend for musicians having to work for free or for less than they're entitled to, the Musicians Union show their support.
Some formats of compressed MP3 have been linked with negatively effecting individuals emotional state due to their inherent tonal characteristics
Featuring a whole host of professional grade components, Antelope Audio's Zen Studio is available now at an incredibly discounted price.
Recent Music News
A compact and lightweight Electric Acoustic Bass Guitar ideal for those who value playability and ultimate accessibility to their instrument
Elektron's Digitakt Drum Machine is the answer to all your of your percussive desires
British microphone brand Aston have just announced the worlds first laser targeting pencil mic.
With a number of exciting features, the RD-2000 combines the best features of acoustic and digital pianos into an innovative hybrid
A versatile and dynamic Digital Mixer with a plethora of exciting capabilities
Orange's new amps are the perfect solution for those who want to kill two birds with one stone. Just as able on the stage as it is in your bedroom, the Rocker series offer complete versatility.