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    Posted: January 31 2010 at 09:11
Well this sucks. Ouch


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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 31 2010 at 09:16
Yeah, I posted that already Wink
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 31 2010 at 10:00
Originally posted by birdwithteeth11 birdwithteeth11 wrote:

Well this sucks. Ouch
Couldn't have put it better Cry I had just been getting into them and then this happens
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 31 2010 at 10:02
I don't blame them. Musicians, too, deserve private lives!
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 31 2010 at 10:57
Meh.

Their last album was all around a step down from Takk... , and with a lot of my favorite bands of late not even coming close to releasing their best material, I'm not really too distraught. I guess I can hope this'll bring out even better music for Sigur Ros, if anything.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 31 2010 at 11:23
I don't see a problem. http://www.sigur-ros.co.uk/news/?p=1496

"we started working on something a few months ago, then we scrapped everything and sold our studio and rehearsal space. now we are back in the drummerís garage, rocking out like we did when we were 14. i think itís gonna be good.Ē

I remember a few years ago they announced they were taking a break, and about a year after that they were already hard at work on the Endalaust album. There's no real break going on now as far as I understand, they're just busy doing other things and because of that they're slower on the Sigur front, but still working on new stuff. 
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 31 2010 at 13:22
All the news post said was that there won't be an album this year because of the children. Considering that there was three years between Aejetis and () and () and Takk, I don't think that's really news, unless you really wanted to see them live.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 31 2010 at 13:28
Originally posted by harmonium.ro harmonium.ro wrote:

Yeah, I posted that already Wink
 
Where's yours HR? (I'll look at combining the threads).
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: January 31 2010 at 13:52
Ah, I just posted in the "2010 - what can we expect" thread. They were supposed to release the new album in 2010 and so I thought the first thing to do would be to cut it off the list. Tongue
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: February 03 2010 at 02:57
I'm just glad its not a permanent 'we quit but we're still friends so we'll call it hiatus' hiauts. Overall it just sounds like they want to take a break to be normal before recording some new material.
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