Gallagher Blames Brother For U.s. Flop

0
0
Subscribe to Oasis alerts

Oasis rocker Noel Gallagher blames his brother Liam for the band's failure to crack America.
The Wonderwall hitmakers were one of the biggest British bands of the 1990s and were expected to replicate their success in the States when touring their hit album (What's The Story) Morning Glory? in 1996.
But singer Liam pulled out of several shows at the last minute - telling reporters he had to go house-hunting.
And guitarist Noel is still fuming that his brother blew the band's chance of becoming as big as fellow rockers U2.
He says, "I still blame him for the fact that we never cracked the U.S. When we had one of the biggest selling albums in the world, and were about to begin a crucial U.S. tour, he arrived at the airport, gave some ludicrous excuse that he couldn't get on the plane, and left us stranded."


Contactmusic

Tags: Oasis - Noel Gallagher - Liam - U2

0
0
Subscribe to Oasis alerts
Advertisement

More Oasis

Don't Believe the Truth: Tickets for Noel Gallagher Tour Still Available

Tickets for Noel Gallagher's arena tour in 2015 are still available, despite some outlets reporting they had sold out in just 10 minutes. The former...

Metallica To Cover 'Wonderwall' At Glastonbury, But What Are The Best Oasis Covers?

In a similar fashion to the announcement of Jay Z in 2008, metal titans Metallica’s headline slot at the iconic Glastonbury Festival has been met...

Oasis Tipped To Play Glastonbury 2014, After Liam's Cryptic Tweets

An Oasis reunion could be on the horizon after frontman Liam Gallagher tweeted the letters of the band's name over the course of a few...

Is Pulp's 'Common People' Really The Best Britpop Anthem?

Pulp's Common People has been named the ultimate Britpop anthem by BBC6 Music listeners, beating the likes of The Verve's Bittersweet Symphony and Oasis's Wonderwall....

Advertisement

Oasis Reunion in 2014? Probably Not, But Watch This Space

Following Facebook and Instagram posts last night, Oasis fans were dusting off their parka coats and bucket hats, calling their brothers "r kid" and swaggering...

Glastonbury Festival 2013 In Pictures: Sun, Cider and The Rolling Stones [Pictures]

And that's it. Another year passes and Worthy Farm closes its gates on the Glastonbury Festival revellers for another 12 months. Though there's always the...

Liam Gallagher Opens Glastonbury Festival With Oasis Songs [Pictures]

Liam Gallagher and his band Beady Eye played an unbilled set at the Glastonbury Festival on Friday morning (June 28, 2013), officially opening three days...

Liam Gallagher's Beady Eye Open Glastonbury Festival With Morning Set

Liam Gallagher was given the enviable job of opening the 2013 Glastonbury Festival with a surprise set on The Other Stage on Friday morning (June...

Advertisement

Comments

Oasis Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Oasis

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All