Motley Crüe Hanging it Up, 'Cause ... We're Dying to Retire

1/30/2014 12:02 AM PST

Motley Crüe threw dirt on their own grave this week ... announcing that they will retire after one last tour (see The Wanted).

Yeah ... they've had a legendary run -- but you could say this is a very timely death for the Crüe.