Idlewild enter 'hiatus'.
2010-04-23 by Thatsummerathome | 28 Comments
Idlewild vocalist Roddy Woomble has revealed that the band will enter a 'hiatus' after current touring commitments, in support of their most recent album, 'Post Electric Blues', are wrapped up.

The full quote from Woomble can be found here:

http://stereokill.net/2010/04/idlewild-to-enter-hiatus/
Tagged: Idlewild

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Slobo
April 23rd 2010
140 Comments


Im suprised this band are still around. Or at least were.

JWT155
April 23rd 2010
9318 Comments


Idlewild is an amusement park near me... lol

DeafMetal
April 23rd 2010
8588 Comments


How 'bout that Storybook Forest JWT?

JWT155
April 23rd 2010
9318 Comments


[img]http://brianbutko.files.wordpress.com/2007/12/storybookf.jpg[/img]
Haven't been there since I was really little.

DeafMetal
April 23rd 2010
8588 Comments


Same. Kennywood's building a new rollercoaster. They took out The Turnpike for it.

DeafMetal
April 23rd 2010
8588 Comments


Roddy's solo career is much more satisfying than anything Idlewild has done.

JWT155
April 23rd 2010
9318 Comments


I work at Kennywood... :0
Old news to me. lol

DeafMetal
April 23rd 2010
8588 Comments


I'm from Baldwin. Where you reppin'?

JWT155
April 23rd 2010
9318 Comments


Went to EF now I live on the Greensburg Pike off of 30 in Woodland Hills. I'm also working the Aero360
and the logjammer this summer at KWood.

DeafMetal
April 23rd 2010
8588 Comments


Oh nice man. I was at Duquesne last year, but it got to be too much money so now I'm at CCAC. Do you go to Pitt Greensburg?

JWT155
April 23rd 2010
9318 Comments


Nah, Penn State Main. Nothing wrong with CCAC though man, great school. Have a lot of friends who go there too.

DeafMetal
April 23rd 2010
8588 Comments


I have some friends at Penn State Main. Great school. CCAC's okay, but I miss Duquesne. Shame how much money school is.

DoubtGin
April 23rd 2010
6752 Comments


keep that out of this thread..


although I kinda enjoy these guys' album (The Remote Part is my favourite by them I guess), I dont feel particularly sad about this.. I kinda didnt care much after that album

joshuatree
Emeritus
April 23rd 2010
3742 Comments


pianotuna is weeping somewhere

DaveyBoy
Staff Reviewer
April 23rd 2010
20857 Comments


Cam beat me to the comment.

My bet is that Robin the pianotuna has currently kidnapped the band members & is attempting to talk them out of this "hiatus".

spoon_of_grimbo
April 23rd 2010
2241 Comments


seems me and robin are the only two on sputnik who give a rat's ass about this band. i'm quite frankly distraught.... although i'm glad i got to see them at godiva festival in coventry last year. they only played a couple off the new album, but it was an AWESOME set.

time i checked out rod and roddy's solo stuff then!

Athom
Staff Reviewer
April 23rd 2010
17224 Comments


idyllwild(place)>Idlewild(band).

robin
Emeritus
April 24th 2010
4257 Comments


ugh i hate life. roddy put on your tight tight jeans and play me some music.

also davey and cam are mean BAND WILL BE BACK

bodiesinflight57
April 24th 2010
870 Comments


I CAN'T BELIEVE THIS!!!
I didn't go to the London show the other night cause I just assumed they'd still be around for years for me to go and see.

I'm going to go and cry now

bodiesinflight57
April 24th 2010
870 Comments


Yep, definitely a tear in the eye as I listen to 100BW right now

scotish
April 24th 2010
835 Comments


NOOOOOOOOOOoooooooooo

after I decided to skip the show in Inverness :'(

scotish
April 24th 2010
835 Comments


also if they don't reform I am going to personally go down to glasgowland and kick roody woombles arse. I have connections. it will happen.

and don't give me this godspeed waitng for 9 years crap either.

...
: (

bodiesinflight57
April 25th 2010
870 Comments


Doesn't Roddy live in America?

Gore
April 26th 2010
333 Comments


NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO

bodiesinflight57
April 27th 2010
870 Comments


Phew, read this guys:

Hello everyone,

So there's been a bit of speculation flying about regarding Roddy's latest tour diary. The current situation is that we're working on our plans for the rest of the year, when these become more definite we'll be announcing them. What's certain is that there will be no more UK tours in support of 'Post Electric Blues' and there'll be a significant break/hiatus/rest before we'll begin writing another Idlewild record.

Thanks

Gareth

cirq
April 27th 2010
9265 Comments


[img]http://www.boikot-underground.com/images/OutKastIdlewildCd.jpg[/img]

scotish
April 27th 2010
835 Comments


oh man, the relief when I read that, haha. great to hear.

bapstain
April 28th 2010
11 Comments


been boring as fuck since the remote part came out, no need for idlewild to exist



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