Joe and Mario Duplantier of French metal titans Gojira were interviewed by earlier this month, while they were working on their as yet untitled Roadrunner debut, which will be out next year. It's a fascinating and in-depth conversation about what the two brothers hope to achieve with this, the band's fifth album, how their music has evolved over time, how they came to sign with Roadrunner, and much more.

"Personally, I had a vision of this album, with what I would like to see happening," says Joe Duplantier. "I was imagining something very organic and very deep, with more natural sounds. Music-wise, it’s something like a dream and a storm… it’s magical. I had this vision with colors, sounds and shapes in my mind. I almost dreamed about it. 'Wow, I feel like this album is going to be like that.' But I didn’t know."

Read the whole thing at this link.