The Violent Femmes haven’t released an album since 2000’s Freak Magnet, but they’re back in the studio working on a new one, according to updates they’ve been posting to their official Facebook page.
The group broke up in 2009 after some legal disputes involving music rights, before performing at Coachella in 2013, a performance that signaled the band’s reunion. “We’re playing it by ear, seeing how things go,” bassist Brian Ritchie told EW at the time. “We don’t have any plans not to continue. We’ll continue as long as it makes sense.”
And, apparently, it still makes sense: One Facebook update features a photo of the band in the recording studio with the caption, “Yes, we are busy these days!” while others posted in the last few days specify they are mastering the album, which is set to debut in 2016.