Shears Cuts Record Firm Down To Size And Refuses To Say Sorry

0
0
Subscribe Scissor Sisters

SCISSOR SISTERS frontman JAKE SHEARS is refusing to apologise for comments he made about CD prices at US record chain FYE at an industry convention recently. The singer was invited to speak to record retailers but had no idea what to talk about until he ventured into a FYE store to buy the new RACONTEURS album hours before - and was charged $20 (GBP11). He then used his speech at the NARM convention to berate FYE bosses for their high prices. The company's publicist has since demanded Shears apologise for his comments. He says, "That night, in front of all the American record dealers, I was like, 'FYI FYE: Your record prices are too high. Records shouldn't be over $15.' "I just found out FYE has demanded a public apology, which we've said no to. "People shouldn't be shopping there anyway... FYE can go and bathe in their own excrement."


Contactmusic

Tags: Scissor Sisters

0
0
Subscribe Scissor Sisters
Advertisement

More Scissor Sisters

Scissor Sisters - Baby Come Home Video

Innovative pop-rock band Scissor Sisters are set to release their second single 'Baby Come Home' from their recently released album 'Magic Hour' on July 23rd...

Scissor Sisters - Magic Hour

Returning with their fourth album, Scissor Sisters first came to prominence with their self-titled debut in 2004, which ultimately earned them huge sales and three...

Scissor Sisters - Shady Love (feat Krystal Pepsy) Video

Scissor Sisters' new single, Shady Love, marks the return of the New York based band. It features the vocals of Krystal Pepsy (also known as...

Advertisement

Scissor Sisters - She's My Man

Scissor SistersShe's My ManSingle ReviewIf Sean out of Coronation Street was ever asked to name his favourite band at this moment in time, the odds...

Scissor Sisters - I Don't Feel Like Dancin

Scissor Sisters I Don't Feel Like DancinSingle ReviewIn supermarket CD aisles across the country, the Scissor Sisters are poised to make themselves an even more...

Advertisement

Comments

Scissor Sisters Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Scissor Sisters

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All