Jane’s Addiction tap Rich Costey to produce their next album

Jane’s Addiction singer Perry Farrell, guitarist Dave Navarro, drummer Stephen Perkins and bassist Duff McKagan–have tapped Rich Costey as producer for their next album, tentatively due out in the winter of 2011 on Capitol. Costey’s extensive experience in the studio includes album production for such bands as Muse and Franz Ferdinand as well as having studio credits for engineering, programming and mixing for Weezer, Rage Against The Machine, My Chemical Romance, Doves and Jurassic 5, among others.

The band—who wrote the rule book for alternative music and culture through a combination of genre-defying classic songs and a cinematic live experience–is now in Los Angeles working on the album having returned from potent concerts overseas in at the Gelredome in The Netherlands June 9 (with Rage Against the Machine and Gogol Bordello) and Rock In Rio in Madrid, Spain June 11 (with Rage Against the Machine and Cypress Hill).

Official Jane’s Addiction Site

Photo credit: Hans Peter van Veldhoven

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