Kelly Jones: Making Our LP Was Like Choosing A Football Team

27 July 2017, 17:50 | Updated: 10 July 2021, 19:40

Watch as the Welsh rocker tells Radio X's Chris Moyles why the band "don't really make albums anymore".

Kelly Jones says making Stereophonics' new album was "a bit like selecting a football team".

Despite the Welsh rockers being on the cusp of releasing their tenth LP on 3 November, their frontman revealed they don't really make albums in the traditional way. 

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“We don’t really make albums anymore, we just record songs constantly. It’s a bit like selecting a football team," the Dakota rocker told Radio X's Chris Moyles.

"There’s a load of songs in the hard-drive and you select the right ones that go together very well.” 

Meanwhile, the C'est La Vie band announced their new album will be entitled be Scream Above The Sounds, and revealed its artwork this morning.

The rockers have also unveiled the lead single from the record, All In One Night, which comes as an instant grat. when pre-ordering the new album stereophonics.com. 

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Sterephonics' Kelly Jones has announced that the title of their upcoming album is Scream Above The Sounds.

Speaking to Chris Moyles on Radio X this morning, Kelly Jones said: "This has been finished about 11 months, so I'll be glad when it gets out, as otherwise I'll be ancient." 

The band then took to their official Twitter to share the artwork, writing: "We are delighted to announce our new album #ScreamAboveTheSounds. Pre-order now from stereophonics.com.

Meanwhile, the Welsh frontman also previewed their All In One Night single, which is available as an instant grat. when the album is pre-ordered. 

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Talking about their 10th LP and its lead single, Jones said: "There's a lot of different songs on the album, lot of different styles of songs on the album. I think it's quite an uplifting record, you know.

"But this song particularly I wrote in a hotel room in China, we were stuck there for a day before we had to get a flight home."

He added: "It was kinda inspired by this German film I saw"

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Speaking about their new material, Jones told Radio X: "There's a lot of different songs on the album, lot of different styles of songs on the album. I think it's quite an uplifting record, you know.

"But this song particularly I wrote in a hotel room in China, we were stuck there for a day before we had to get a flight home."

He added: "It was kinda inspired by this German film I saw."

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