No there are some songs that I listen to that I think “that’s weaker than other songs “but man I would think that I would need to have been really out of it to have that much of a major failure
Having waited a long time to see this excellent power metal outfit, it was definitely a show not to be missed but, due to family and work commitments Fredrik Bergh, Pelle Akerlind and Henrik Olsson would not be performing. It was therefore with some trepidation that I descended the steps of the Underworld to watch them. Would they be able to deliver? Lets see..
Please hold. STARSET will begin the TRANSMISSION of the Message to the public shortly. ignorance : slavery :: knowledge : power END TRANSMISSION”
To better understand the message, MGM spoke to lead singer Dustin Bates prior to their show at KOKO in Camden Town, London.
We had this idea of doing like a Fight Club film. People fighting each other and that kind of thing. But then we met with Avilla, the director, and we didn’t have enough money to do actors and that thing, so we decided why don’t we fight ourselves?
highs that we made it huge right out of the box and lows we got killed by the downfall of the eighties. I have seen everything in my career from the top to the bottom I mean I think more than most people really. We are a very misunderstood band. For me I have just been really interested in music and understanding the function of music. Trying my best to get better, I was never in it just to sell the T-Shirt so to speak.”
I feel 100%European and not American. I never really felt comfortable with that part of the eighties. It was a lot of fun,I had a lot of laughs . A little bit too Americanized, over polished and over produced all of that never really appealed to me
The funny thing about it, to this day every now and then I get a phone call from somebody telling me that they have just heard it on the radio, or in their car or in a club. It is actually still being played, not a lot but its still out there.
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“Well the door is always open for Pete, when he cleans his act up. That was how we left it with him. With Michael , he seems to be very settled with his own band now. He has different members from time to time, and he seems to be very comfortable with that. I did read somewhere that he was talking about why don’t we have a reunion.