Following the release of their new album Out Of The Wastland, Lifehouse are also
set to tour the UK in October 2015. We had a chat with the American rock band
to find out more.
You have just released your
new album Out Of The Wasteland how does the album differ
from your past records and has your song writing process changed over the
record is a mix of the formulas we have used for our past records tied in with
the formula that we currently use. We wanted to get back to our roots while
staying in the present, appealing to our fan base while appealing to ourselves
at the same time. Our
songwriting process is always evolving and changing and growing. There have
never been any rules, which keeps the creative process healthy.
You worked with James
Newton Howard on your song ‘Hourglass’ how did the
collaboration come together?
manager/producer Jude Cole had worked with James over the years and the song
had been laying around unused for quite some time. Jason came in and finished the
song. It was an exciting experience to work with such a legendary composer.
You’ve announced an
additional date at London O2 Shepherds Bush Empire on October 3rd after
quickly selling out your first show. Are you looking forward to bringing
the tour to the UK?
Our fans in the UK are so hospitable, and great singers. They sing with the
best voices along with our songs. It must be from chanting at all of their
What can we expect from the
It will be mix of old and new songs, mostly songs that our fans came to
see, but also a few deep cut songs that we want to play.
What has been one of the
biggest highlights of your career so far?
for the Rolling Stones!
After the release of your
last album Almeira, you decided to take a break as a band and
explore individual projects. What was behind that decision?
think after 13 years of touring, we were all just a little bit burned out. It
was necessary to recharge the batteries while exploring other avenues to
What have been your biggest
influence in music?
We pull influences
from all over, whether it be art, films, books, music or life experiences. It's
hard to pinpoint just one.
What is the most exciting
thing you are looking forward to this year?
What tracks will you be listening to on tour?
Here's their Tracks On Tour playlist below or click HERE.
Have you got any messages for
We look forward to playing for you! It's because of you that we have
been around this long. Let's keep this train going.
Much love and see you
Lifehouse are touring
the UK in October 2015 get your tickets HERE!