Biffy Clyro have completed work on their subsequent album.
Simon Neil and co have revealed their follow-up to 2020’s ‘A Celebration Of Endings’ was meant to be a sister document, but it surely has remodeled into its “personal beast” and has a brand new title, which they are not allowed to disclose simply but.
Chatting with NME at Tuesday’s (11.05.21) BRIT Awards – the place the Scottish trio had been nominated for Finest British Group – Simon mentioned: “The title has modified and we’ve acquired to maintain it prime secret in the meanwhile, however we completed it actually final week.
“We weren’t intending on doing it, however we’ve ended up making an incredible album.
“Initially it was going to be fully hand-in-hand. They do relate, however as a result of we didn’t tour I ended up writing about seven or eight new songs for the album. Initially it was meant to be a number of off-cuts from ‘A Celebration Of Endings’, however now it’s acquired great new artwork and it’s sort of its personal beast.
“The lyrics correspond at sure factors and there are a whole lot of Easter eggs for followers in there, but it surely’s a correct document. It’s not like we headed in, rushed it and banged out a number of songs – it has develop into this epic ‘meister werke’, if I can say that about our band, which I can’t. I’ve turned full d***** now! I’m sorry.”
Followers can anticipate a reflective document about going by way of the worldwide pandemic collectively, however “not having the ability to comprehend what another person goes by way of.”
The frontman defined: “It’s about that reflection of how one can expertise the identical factor however react in a very totally different manner. We’ve all had this big world expertise, however we’ve not had the identical expertise for a lot of, many causes – and I really feel that’s what the document is about.
“It’s concerning the aftermath of coming by way of one thing collectively, but additionally not having the ability to comprehend what another person goes by way of. We’re all making an attempt to make the very best of that.
“It’s nonetheless a reasonably constructive outlook with a s*** tonne of bone marrow nihilism taking place within it.”
The LP was initially set to be known as ‘A Commemoration Of Commiserations’.