Re: Marv Elektra
Posted by: c dog ()
Date: March 08, 2001 02:44PM

Hi Kieran,
It actually has a lot to do with the lack of support from the label, which, of course leads to poor album sales. No video, no tour support, no serious push to radio. M3 were even supposed to be on a Doors tribute album (on Elektra...), but it got dropped from the line-up!!

One question though: did the M3 spokesman say anything about other label interest? I heard there were quite a few looking to sign them.

If you think about it, the same thing happened to the guys when they were in Southgang too. The first albums did fairly well with a lot of support from the labels, then their second albums (which, in my opinion, were better in both cases) didn't do nearly as well. Go figure...


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Marv Elektra 141Kieran03/08/2001 11:43AM
Hey Kieran..... 128 Kris 03/08/2001 01:11PM
Re: Marv Elektra 117Jeff03/08/2001 01:33PM
Re: Marv Elektra122c dog03/08/2001 02:44PM
Despite that... 112 Benno 03/08/2001 03:59PM
Re: Despite that... 105 Rocker Chic 03/09/2001 02:55AM
'CHARMED' on UK tv. 101Surfpunk03/09/2001 05:15AM
Re: Marv Elektra 130Peter M. Bietenholz03/08/2001 08:41PM
Re: Marv Elektra 115 Marc Vanway 03/08/2001 10:21PM
Why don't labels give bands a chance anymore? 122 koogles 03/09/2001 09:21AM
Re: Marv Elektra 123 Marc 03/09/2001 03:14AM
agree, plus live album question 104ace03/09/2001 07:10AM
Re: Marv Elektra 128 Mike 03/09/2001 05:39AM
Re: Marv Elektra 104 Carl 1 03/09/2001 05:54AM
Re: Marv Elektra 114 Carl 1 03/09/2001 05:55AM
I'm worried Zebrahead might be next! 115 koogles 03/09/2001 09:13AM
Has it been promoted? 120Surfpunk03/09/2001 05:43PM
Re: Marv Elektra 113Surfpunk03/10/2001 08:06AM

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