A lot of hype is surrounding the new release from guitarist John Mayer, backed by the musical styling of bassist Pino Palladino and drummer Steve Jordan. So far we’ve only heard one song from the album, “Love On The Weekend,” which Mayer shared with fans just a couple of weeks ago. Thanks to an Instagram Live video with the guitarist, we now know that the new album will be out “before the end of January.”Titled The Search For Everything, the new release marks Mayer’s first album since 2013, and his first with the John Mayer Trio since 2006’s Try!. Though not billed as a “Trio” album, Mayer has shared numerous photos and samples featuring the two famed musicians that comprise his trio.Mickey Hart Explains Why John Mayer Is A Perfect Fit For The Grateful Dead’s MusicOn Friday night, Mayer hosted a surprise video program on Instagram with Jordan Rubin. At around the 37 minute mark, a caller asks Mayer when the new album will be released. He says that he actually recently confirmed the date with Sony, and while he can’t share the specific information publicly, that the album will be released before the end of January. Watch below.Furthermore, Mayer has promised at least three tours in 2017, two with his own music and one with Dead & Company. Though his solo tour dates have yet to be announced, you can see the full Dead & Company tour schedule here.