Southern California's IN THIS MOMENT has entered The Hideout Recording Studio in Las Vegas, Nevada with longtime producer Kevin Churko (OZZY OSBOURNE, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH) to begin recording its new album for a summer release via Century Media Records.The first photo from the studio can be seen below. Drummer Jeff Fabb and guitarist Blake Bunzel recently left IN THIS MOMENT in order to join the backing band of "American Idol" finalist James Durbin. Commented IN THIS MOMENT: "We are embracing this change with open arms, and a renewed spirit…. Sometimes you have to let go of what's in your hands to reach for something greater! In the meantime, we are back in the studio and the new songs are sounding better than anything we've done to date." IN THIS MOMENT's latest CD, "A Star-Crossed Wasteland", sold 10,500 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 40 on The Billboard 200 chart. IN THIS MOMENT's sophomore effort, "The Dream", opened with more than 8,000 copies back in October 2008 to land at No. 70. "A Star-Crossed Wasteland" was released on July 13, 2010 via Century Media Records. The CD was recorded at The Wolves Den studio in Las Vegas, Nevada with Churko.