There was never going to be a right time for a band that was still recording and had health in its environment, had made a very good record and was playing well.
There are a range of associated impacts related to increasing temperatures which affect both evaporation rates and river systems, which are already over stressed, and these will hit farming communities and the health of crop lands.
I haven't chosen to make an issue of faith.
The fact is that we take music very seriously.
I don't blame my own parents for the way I grew up, as quite often there is little choice in these issues.
The Capitol was an occasion where you arrive at a sign in the road that says you have arrived at a place you may not have expected to be, but you know how you got here: Next!
That was the crossover line for us, to be able to play that many shows, sell them out real quick and have that tribe queue up outside and still be a mystery to everybody else.
In particular, Australia, because of its ancient geography, soil profile and distinctive weather patterns, is more adversely affected by climate variability than some other continents.