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Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick
Posted by: jason the buc ()
Date: July 20, 2009 03:10AM

Everyone has valid arguments so far with regards to this,but I think Southern has every right to be pissed off.I don't know what the price of the cd was before shipping,but being that both Southern and Cheap Trick are in the U.S.,and it was only a cd,I can't imagine it was very much.So,even if the cd was $15.99 before shipping(just a conservative guess),how can anyone justify it being sold for half the price only a month later.It's situations like this that drive people down the illegal download road.Then the bands piss and moan that they are getting ripped off and losing money.Maybe they need to look at the current economic climate and realize that fewer and fewer people have disposable income to just spend on a whim.It's like this bullshit of releasing a cd with a European,Japanese and now a Walmart and iTunes bonus track.Do the record companies actually think the average consumer is going to go out and buy the same cd four times for a couple of extra songs?Bands need to remember that they are only where they are because of the fans.I find it hard to believe that a veteran band like Cheap Trick wasn't aware of the Best Buy sale price.For a national chain to put something on sale,they are going to have to commit to a lot of product,and it's not a decision they are going to make overnight.If I were Southern,I would write the band,voice his displeasure,and see if they will give him any kind of refund for the difference.Just my take on this.

P.S. I have heard the new Cheap Trick,and $7.99 is still a ripoff.Aside from a couple of tracks,nothing at all memorable.

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Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 115 Andrew 07/19/2009 10:54PM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 114 Rocketdog 07/19/2009 11:45PM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 119 SouthernByTheGraceofGod 07/19/2009 11:58PM
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Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 130 SouthernByTheGraceofGod 07/20/2009 12:43AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 127 Rocketdog 07/20/2009 01:01AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 107 Andrew 07/20/2009 02:13AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick123 jason the buc 07/20/2009 03:10AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 133 Daredevil 07/20/2009 03:58AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 110 Rocketdog 07/20/2009 07:32AM
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Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 140 SouthernByTheGraceofGod 07/20/2009 08:53AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 108 Daredevil 07/20/2009 10:59AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 135 Rocketdog 07/20/2009 11:27AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 122 Rocketdog 07/20/2009 07:02AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 185 Frazzle Batt 07/20/2009 05:32AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 132 Chazz 07/20/2009 08:33AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 110 Andrew 07/20/2009 12:37AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 150 daveydaveydavo 07/20/2009 01:53AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 220 trooper 07/20/2009 04:16AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 127 Ydde 07/20/2009 04:42AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 127 Robert 07/20/2009 09:11AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 93 Terry K. 07/20/2009 02:37PM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 177 Rocketdog 07/21/2009 10:40AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 183 Terry K. 07/21/2009 01:40PM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 88 Rocketdog 07/21/2009 03:39PM
L.E.O. Aplacas Orgling...Bleu 148 Frazzle Batt 07/21/2009 09:02PM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 161 zz666 07/20/2009 02:53AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 86 Frazzle Batt 07/20/2009 05:10AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 172 Pelata 07/20/2009 07:23AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 129 Rocketdog 07/20/2009 07:33AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 113 Pelata 07/20/2009 10:32AM
Peleta- 127 SouthernByTheGraceofGod 07/20/2009 10:51AM
Cheap Trick have made very good record 169 Frazzle Batt 07/20/2009 10:56AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 119 MCFCTrick 07/20/2009 10:40AM
This has been going on for DECADES. 130 rocknut 07/20/2009 11:04AM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 139 Pelata 07/20/2009 11:11AM
More Peleta- 118 SouthernByTheGraceofGod 07/20/2009 01:29PM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 154 Rocketdog 07/20/2009 10:55PM
Re: Getting F@#ked by Cheap Trick 117 Walk In The Shadows 07/21/2009 09:59AM


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