Old Man Gloom Have Finished Recording Half Of Their New Album

Old Man Gloom have finished recording the first half of their new album. If all goes according to plan, the second half will be completed later this summer. The effort will be the band’s first since the tragic death of Caleb Scofield.

The group commented:

“The travel day away from my Gloom family is always tough, but today feels very bittersweet. We had an amazing week with Matt Bayles recording half of our new record, including a song Caleb and I wrote many many years ago and never finished.

It still amazes me that 20 years on we still find so much joy in each other’s company, and we still laugh out loud with excitement at the music that comes out of us. Although Steve and Matt are new to the gloom fold, the comfort and output was instantaneous, and we are all working to honor Caleb in everything we do.

Not having Nate there was tough, and very sad, but that’s adulthood. We’ll be in God City with him and Kurt later in the summer to finish this thing, and I can’t wait for you all to hear it. There are more surprises to come.

All the love in the world to my brothers in Gloom, and all of you! #calebscofield”

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The travel day away from my Gloom family is always tough, but today feels very bittersweet. We had an amazing week with Matt Bayles recording half of our new record, including a song Caleb and I wrote many many years ago and never finished. It still amazes me that 20 years on we still find so much joy in each other’s company, and we still laugh out loud with excitement at the music that comes out of us. Although Steve and Matt are new to the gloom fold, the comfort and output was instantaneous, and we are all working to honor Caleb in everything we do. Not having Nate there was tough, and very sad, but that’s adulthood. We’ll be in God City with him and Kurt later in the summer to finish this thing, and I can’t wait for you all to hear it. There are more surprises to come. All the love in the world to my brothers in Gloom, and all of you! #calebscofield

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Old Man Gloom To Enter The Studio Next Week

Old Man Gloom have confirmed that they are planning to enter the studio next week to work on their new album. The effort will be the band’s first since the tragic death of bassist Caleb Scofield.

Drummer Santos Montano commented:

“In one week we commence the new gloom recordings. So there will be all kinds of social media excitement then. That’s something, right? Ya’ll have something exciting to look forward to! I guarantee there will be:

Pictures of Aaron being weird
Pictures of Steve being weird
Pictures of Santos being hilarious and handsome
Pictures of gear
Pictures of food
Pictures of…um….more gear.

Please share a wish list of things you’d like from us during recording in a social media capacity. I’ll accommodate.”

Cave In’s Stephen Brodsky To Continue Filling In For The Late Caleb Scofield In Old Man Gloom

It looks like Stephen Brodsky will continue to fill in for his late Cave In bandmate Caleb Scofield in Old Man Gloom. Brodsky previously played bass for the band during their tribute shows for Scofield and has now been brought on to work on their new album as well.

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Day 4 is over. #oldmangloom

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Cave In & Old Man Gloom Announce Berlin Show

Cave In and Old Man Gloom have announced a Berlin, Germany show together. Here’s their updated European schedule:

04/10 Berlin, GER – Bi Nuu (with Bossk)
04/12 London, UK – Electric Ballroom (with Bossk) (Caleb Scofield tribute show)
04/13 Tilburg, NET – 013 (‘Roadburn Festival‘) (Cave In only)
04/14 Tilburg, NET – 013 (‘Roadburn Festival‘) (Old Man Gloom only)

Cave In & Old Man Gloom Announce London Caleb Scofield Tribute Show

Cave In and Old Man Gloom will be paying tribute to their late bandmate Caleb Scofield once again with a special show at the Electric Ballroom in London, England on April 12. Bossk will open the concert and a portion of the proceeds will go towards Scofield‘s family. Previous tribute shows were held in Boston, MA and Los Angeles, CA.

Cave In, Old Man Gloom, Converge, Etc. Announce Special Show In Honor Of Caleb Scofield

Cave In, Old Man Gloom, Converge, Young Widows, and The Cancer Conspiracy have announced a special show in honor of the late Caleb Scofield (Cave In, Old Man Gloom, Zozobra). The concert will take place at the Royale in Boston, MA on June 13 and 100% of the proceeds will go towards Scofield‘s family. Tickets can be purchased at axs.com. You can also still donate via youcaring.com.