"We all decided that rather than meeting
for a cup of coffee or a beer or whatever, we should meet in a studio
where we can do what we do. Straight away."
The first fruits of that recording session, 14 minutes of new Verve greatness, is now available here. As the NME describes it:
"No rehearsal, no fine tuning, no limits: just Richard Ashcroft, Nick
McCabe, Simon Jones and Pete Salisbury back together in a room, making
Available for download now, here.