HAIM Ready New Album For ‘Very Soon’ Release

Andrew Parks

By Andrew Parks

on 06.27.14 in News

The nonstop touring commitments of HAIM (behind their breakthrough album, Days Are Gone) can’t seem to stop the sisters from thinking about their next album. Speaking to BBC 6 Music (via Consequence of Sound) before their Glastonbury appearance today, keyboardist Alana Haim said, “This is the first time we’ve ever written on the road. We’re going home in a month to start recording. I promise record two won’t come in six years, it’ll come very soon.”

In a separate Rolling Stone interview earlier this year, Alana said the trio would try to “tap into our inner Kanye” with the record, adding, “I have yet to see Kanye not put out an amazing record – and people don’t understand how hard that is. To make record after record and come out with something new and push the boundaries and have it succeed every single time is insane. If I could choose any brain to just chill in, for, like, 10 minutes, it’d be Kanye’s. I just want to see what goes on up there. Because he’s a genius.”

HAIM plan on hitting the studio this July, although they’ll have to take a break in August as they head out on a seven-stop U.S. trek. Here’s the video for “If I Could Change Your Mind,” should you feel the need to break out into a carefully choreographed dance routine…