Thursday 15 December 2011, 11:18 | By

Dave Grohl preparing for next Foo Fighters album

In The Studio

Foo Fighters

Dave Grohl has revealed that he will begin work writing songs for the next Foo Fighters album, the follow-up to this year’s ‘Wasting Light’, in the new year.

In a blog post on the band’s official website he said: “Thank you all for making ‘Wasting Light’ the most incredible album experience of our band’s seventeen year history. For real … And to all of you, we’re not finished yet. There are still more shows to play, more songs to write, more albums to record, for years to come. I mean, if you would have told me seventeen years ago that in 2012 I would be writing songs for our eighth studio album… well…”

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