Ever since Blink-182 severed ties with their record company back in 2011 and self-released a sorta Christmas EP in 2012 called 'Dogs Eating Dogs,' fans haven't heard much from the band.

But that all looks like it's about to change. Blink's Tom DeLonge posted some old photos of the group's members on Instagram with a message: "Rehearsals start today ... And yes there will be a new album #SorryForTheWait #Blink."

Check it out for yourself below:

DeLonge is referring to the band's rehearsals for its upcoming appearance at the Reading Festival later next month, plus a one-off, warm-up show in London.

While we wait for new music, here's the title track from their most recent record, 'Dogs Eating Dogs':