Responding to fans on Twitter, the singer said that the album would be "heavy" and that recording sessions are "going well".

Responding to @Cylux, @MattBellamy said: “yes, going well. We hope to have it ready for next summer.” User @Tanb013 said: “@MattBellamy So, are you sticking to your "going back to guitar/drums/bass" or was that just Matt being a tease?” He responded: “yes. It's gonna get heavy.”