Punk icons Gang Of Four's original line-up is working on a new album - the first since 1981's SOLID GOLD The group reformed in 2004 and released a collection of rerecorded songs last year (05) Bass player DAVE ALLEN insists the return to the studio is producing some great tunes, but there's still no guarantee a new album will be completed He explains, "We're in the very early stages We've got to be careful, we've got to deliver something rather special I think there's enough going on in the world for us to start pontificating again "