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but on this rare occasion, he's right.
only he doesn't have a clip show to appear on.
'Hi, I'm Alan McGee! Here's my BRILLIANTLY OUTSPOKEN, CAPITALISED, NONSENSICAL, PATHETICALLY SMALL AND DRASTICALLY UNFUNNY opinion on Grange Hill! The theme tune to Bread! Swervedriver's second EP! The weather when I signed 18 Wheeler!'
remember his 'mbv were my example of a joke bnad?' quote
that is all
I'm not sure how you'd be "better off" financing everything by yourself.
was someone from.. um.. one of those awful strokes-alike bands he signed who i forget the name of, who said being dropped from poptones was a total death knell for your career :D
so he can be a dick all he likes now
so these other sins can be forgiven
and, although I didn't know this until a couple of months ago, a Wedding Present spinoff of sorts.
I've got My Magpie Eyes... nearby, give me a few minutes.
Oasis were signed to Sony and immediately licenced to Creation. It doesn't explicitly say why, apart from suggestions of a US deal with Epic to bypass the American label McGee had a deal with.
Then sold 49% of Creation to Sony on the strength of them. Or something like that. He did sign Oasis, the intringences of the deal I was not privvy to.
cos kevin shields bankrupted him
ps he did find jesus and mary chain and financed them by working for national rail. this is why he was good
one the way back from MBV last month. i know for sure i sat opposite a bald, Scottish man.
cos that's all he does now
his problem with trams?