dawnsears.com - Noel Gallagher turned interior designer in lockdown. The sometime Oasis guitarist decided to spruce upward his john inwards his private studio past covering the walls in stickers afterwards doing the same for his two sons Donovan, thirteen, in addition to Sonny, 10, inward their bedrooms.
Noel - who has his boys alongside wife Sarah McDonald as well as daughter Anais, 21, alongside ex-spouse Meg Matthews - has been busy working on a novel album in his new recording studio since it opened inward November.
He told Jo Whiley on BBC Radio 2 during his Sofa Session: "Well I wasn’t walking around alongside sheets of wallpaper, but I did do the interior design yeah. I decorated the toilet in lockdown actually."
Asked what it's similar, he continued: "My lads take got these sticker books which take thousands of stickers inwards
Jo asked: "Of what?", to which he replied: "Just similar nonsense, kids stickers, as well as during the lockdown, I got and so bored I stickered both their sleeping accommodation doors in addition to it looked groovy too I thought ‘I’m going to do that in the can inward my studio, and then I’ve done it all iv walls from flooring to ceiling too it looks not bad really. But it’second an amazing studio. It’s my offset ever privately owned studio and so I’m inwards there most days noodling away … it was opened inwards November concluding year then I’ve been writing a new tape inwards at that place ever since."
The 54-yr-old rocker revealed he has latterly started side 2 of the album.
He said: "I had side 1 completed earlier the summer holidays and only started the start rails of side 2 today. It went pretty well actually."
The 'Some Might Say' hitmaker previously teased that the record is going back to his Oasis roots equally opposed to his last total-length High Flying Birds unloosen, 2017's 'Who Built The moon?', too his run of EPs which all had a more than experimental too trip the light fantastic-tinged audio due to Noel's studio function with producer David Holmes.
Discussing the audio of his latest tracks, he spilled: "It'second leaning to be more acoustic, really. There volition be more acoustic tracks on it than I would do too the argue for that is that I did those EPs the yr before terminal too I was in that frame of listen to something electronic. If I hadn't done that, my adjacent album would have been like those EPs. So that's given me a thing to react against. It's more acoustic together with a lot slower paced as well as scrap more atmospheric.
"It'sec adept, though. Really practiced. There'sec some bangers on at that place besides." Listen back to Noel Gallagher'sec Sofa Session on BBC Sounds directly.