Zac Brown Band Returning to Their Roots on New Album

Grammy-Winning Group Books Studio Time This Winter

Zac Brown Band have announced their fifth studio album will be a sonic return to the music that put them on the map.

The Grammy-winning group took to Twitter this week to thank fans for their continued support and reveal plans to head into the studio this winter to record the follow-up to the genre-bending Jekyll + Hyde.

Front man Zac Brown said in the video message that the new music will get the group back to its roots, “Foundation-style.” Their multi-platinum 2008 debut yielded four No. 1s including their breakout hits “Chicken Fried,” “Highway 20 Ride,” “Toes” and “Free.”

The wildly successful Black Out the Sun tour wraps in Tampa, Florida on Sept. 18. The last show on their schedule is the fifth annual Night of Candles benefit concert supporting Camp Southern Ground on Oct. 15 at in Fayetteville, Georgia.

Lauren Tingle is a Tennessean and storyteller who eats music for breakfast, lunch and dinner. When she’s not writing or rocking out, she enjoys yoga and getting lost in the great outdoors.