have announced they are to go on hiatus for the foreseeable future.
The California hardcore band, who have released five albums, made the announcement via their Twitter page, Twitter.com/atreyuofficial.
The band stated: "Atreyu is taking a long long break after 11 years of rocking." However, they stressed, "We aren't breaking up.
They added: "We aren't writing, recording or touring for a while, simply taking a break to recharge and focus on different parts of our lives.
The band released their latest album "Congregation Of The Damned
" in 2009, and were in the UK in December supporting Bullet For My Valentine
on their arena tour.
Thanks for the report to Nme.com