I fourth this! Though I get why they're taking a break. I feel inspired knowing that my music heroes are growing and rediscovering themselves, like many of us.
Meanwhile, what are you folks doing to get your BT fix? I've been watching their old concert videos and interviews, learning to play Eric's songs on guitar, and just took my first ever trip to Portland. Plus, I've been following Brian's folk duo Dead Lee, who are great btw.