Regina Spektor spoke with Time Off magazine about the status of her fifth album and about touring Australia for the first time. “It’s all theory at the moment,” she said regarding the new material. “It’s like baking a cake in theory, but then all of a sudden you have to handle stuff with your own hands and you accidentally spill half of the milk, so you’ve only got half of it in the cake. Everything changes, you know. Man plans and God laughs. I might meet someone tomorrow who plays the best banjo I’ve ever heard and I might end up with banjo on my record.” Timeoff.com.au has since removed the full article.