An important announcement
from the band. November 6 2003. Play
the video as you read this. It all fits in very nicely.
like to announce that from next year they will be working on their
own individual projects.
not be a new studio album until the band feel that the moment is artistically
right to make one.
This announcement does not affect the forthcoming touring commitments.
Suede would like to thank the fans for their wonderful support over
*See you in
the next life*
Split. November 8 2003.
obviously been a lot of emotion and rumours flying around over the
last few days so I thought I'd try and set the record straight on
a couple of things. Firstly I'd like everyone to know that this
decision was based purely on creative reasons. Personally I feel
that the only way to escape the artistic dead end I have found myself
in is to work at least for a while outside the band. There has been
speculation about record sales and chart positions ,blah,blah,blah
but the bottom line is I NEED TO DO WHATEVER IT TAKES TO GET MY
I know that
a lot of people will never be able to understand this. I'd like
them to know that this is not a decision we have entered into lightly
and ask them to trust that ultimately the band know what is best
should all know that we will remain good friends and that I can
genuinely see us working together again. What we have done has been
too special to just throw away.
And from S.I.S.,
we members received a special CD, called "see you in the next life ..."
with 12 songs relating to different sessions, demo's, remixes and in
live shows that Suede had played. They thought we deserved it, we believe
we are very lucky. Especially with the final hidden track: the orchestral
delight of 'Still Life", found also on the the video "Introducing the
I always feel
very emotional, yet at the same time euphoric when I hear it. However,
not only for its beauty. That is the essence of Suede!