Counting Crows Count Down To Next Album

The Crows as photographed by Jay Blakesberg shortly after their debut album was released.

The Counting Crows are finally out of preproduction with

producer Gil Norton, and now they're ready to hunker down and record for the

next three months, with an eye to releasing this opus in mid-summer, with a

tour to follow. Songs they're recording for the album include: "Catapult,"

"Angels Of Silences," "Daylight," "Sleepin,'" "Horse Dreamers," "Wiseblood,"

"Chelsea," "Have You Seen Me," "Suffocate," "Children," and "Good Luck."