One of the biggest breakthrough bands to emerge from these shores in the past decade, Jet confirmed their split by way of a statement issued Monday on its Website, and the following day by their record company, EMI Australia.
When Brian Wilson co-hosted my radio show, we celebrated his "Smile" project, which he amazingly completed 40 years after starting and shelving it. At the end of the show, I jokingly said, "OK, now quit fooling around and write something new." He actually asked me if anyone would be interested, and I thought he was kidding. But he wasn't. "Without a doubt," I told him, and he left with a, well, a smile on his face.