Proving they’re far from burned out, indie rockers Ash return to Japan next week to promote the release of “A-Z Vol. 2,” the culmination of an ambitious project that saw the band releasing a single every fortnight via digital download.

Not being bound to an album concept has allowed Ash to explore a variety of genres including disco, electro and even heavy metal. “A-Z Vol. 2,” the band’s second compilation, was released Oct. 11 and drummer Rick McMurray was excited to experiment with so many of different styles.

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