The rocker - who is preparing to release his second solo album - told Radio X's Gordon Smart about the status of the duo.
Take a listen to the first fruits of the new album Turn Blue
The duo of Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney are set to release their eighth studio album - and here's the first taster.
Turn Blue is to be released on 13 May 2014. It's available to order via iTunes now - people who pre-order straight away get a free copy of Fever.