Lostprophets: The Betrayed interview (2009)


Last updated: 16 November 2009

As Lostprophets' fourth album The Betrayed nears its release in January 2010, Stuart Richardson and Mike Lewis talked at length about the record and the disastrous recording sessions that were eventually shelved.

Feeling ironically positive about the "negative" vibe to the record and Ian Watkins' "more personal" lyrics, they gave us the background to bringing everything back in house.

The sound of The Betrayed

Mike and Stuart on what fans can expect from The Betrayed.

The £150,000 LP

The story of the sessions that never saw the light of day.

A silver lining

The abortive album sessions brought the band closer together, they believe.

"A more honest record"

Bassist Stuart Richardson took the production reins.

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