There's a baby on the way for rocker Chris Robinson.
The Black Crowes frontman, 42, and girlfriend Allison Bridges are expecting a new arrival in early 2010, his rep confirms to PEOPLE. The couple began dating in 2007.
This will be the second child for Robinson, who has a 5 ½-year-old son, Ryder Russell, with ex-wife Kate Hudson
The Black Crowes' latest album
, Before the Frost...Until the Freeze
, is available now.
Reporting by DAVID CAPLAN and EUNICE OH