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Oasis' Noel Praises Recession
The Quietus , March 3rd, 2009 11:32

Good for good music, expect next Oasis soon

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Noel Gallagher has said that he thinks the current economic collapse will be great news for our musical culture.

"I hope the financial crisis gets a bit worse - at least we'll get a few good albums out of it," Noel said in Shanghai.

He added, "When we started in the early 90s it was a pretty grim time when the Conservative [party] was still in power. Times of crisis usually bring out the best in music and fashion and politics and things like that."

Meanwhile, the band, hardly known for their radical politics, have been banned from playing in China after the government deemed them "unsuitable". This apparently stems from an appearance by Noel Gallagher at a concert in support of a free Tibet in 1997.

The band issued a statement saying that they were "bewildered" by the last minute decision, and added, "Oasis are extremely disappointed that they are now being prevented from undertaking their planned tour of mainland China and hope that the powers that be within China will reconsider their decision and allow the band to perform to their Chinese fans at some stage in the future."

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Fred Zeppelin
Mar 3, 2009 5:34pm

That's all we need - a bloated fuck wanting the recession to get worse. It might okey-dokey for music when you're bloody hungry but when you're a minted turd like this cunt you're hardly going to make great music whatever the state of the economy.

I'm fucking skint and hocked up to the eyeballs and don't need this dick telling me things need to get worse.

Fucking mono-browed cock.

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jonny mugwump
Mar 3, 2009 8:10pm

I have to fully concur with the Zeppelin. ALSO, music was actually fucking great UNTIL the mono-browed cock got his hands on a record deal and then his cock neanderthal puddle-rock turd music inspired hordes of equally insipid cock losers who don't like any music released after 1965 to form the most asinine cock renaissance of guitar music imaginable.
And if cock did appear at a free-tibet gig it was probably an accident as he's such a fucking huge bloody cock. he probably thought it said free john lennon the tedious little shite.

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danger mouse
Mar 4, 2009 1:26am

"ALSO, music was actually fucking great UNTIL the mono-browed cock got his hands on a record deal and then his cock neanderthal puddle-rock turd music inspired hordes of equally insipid cock losers who don't like any music released after 1965 to form the most asinine cock renaissance of guitar music imaginable." - You idiot

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jonny mugwump
Mar 4, 2009 9:03am

In reply to danger mouse:

my pleasure :)

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Matt
Jan 14, 2011 2:25pm

In reply to jonny mugwump:

I like that. I disagree, but it's fucking funny.

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