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Old 03-04-2012, 01:41 PM
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Originally Posted by treghet View Post
It may seem like he's just crying about it, because that's how it comes off, but a lot of what he said is true. I admit, I haven't been to death metal shows in Europe myself, but from videos I've seen and the size of the crowds that attend, it's much better over there. Here a band of Malevolent Creation's popularity level probably struggles to make ends meet. I doubt that touring the US is financially viable for them and that's the same reason so many death metal bands don't tour here often. Also, I'd like to point out that he did not say they are going to stop playing shows in the US altogether, they're just done touring.
Originally Posted by kalfitegrdan View Post
Well, maybe they shouldn't play on the same day as Immortal then. Bastards.
This is one very good point. And yes, U.S. crowds fucking blow compared to Europe. Anyone who's even seen a live metal show video can conclude that. But the way they are handling this makes them look like a bunch of bitches. I hope they do realize that they still have fans, from casual to die hard in the U.S. and that this is one big slap in the face for all those people. A dick move if I'd say so myself.
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