Black Lips are finish with a new album and plan to release it early 2014.
some of the Daptone guys put horns on a few songs, and Mastodon guitarist Brent Hinds contributed pedal steel and some guitars, including a lead guitar part he wrote for one song.
"Bradford [Cox of Deerhunter] was supposed to come, but he never showed up," Swilley says. "He kept saying he was gonna come by, but he never did. He blew it."