Joined: April 2001
||Posted: June 11 2003, 08:28
The new album only got to 51 in the UK charts,what is that all about!!!,and the fact that a lot of you are taking the album back,will probably get Mike dropped from his label,fan loyalty eh!!!,but i do suspect that your not really taking it back,and even if you do,you will buy it again later when all this talk has died down,and were onto the next album!!!.
But i saw that Dominic Miller had released a new album of classical guitar covers,he is Sting's guitarist,and that album got to 34 i think,so,what the hell is going on with things.I read yesterday that Morrisey has signed to Santuary,this is a record label that signs older artists who still sell in big numbers,and the label is doing very well,so,maybe they should give Mike a call,i do feel Mike tried his very best with the new album,but what reall can a label based in Spain do for an artist living and working in England.Mike needs more exposure,and the fact that he is not doing a concert for Tubular Bells 2003 is a case in fact.I feel he needs to release another album by the end of this year or start of next,then do a massive World/Euopean tour,or he could be forgotton about.
The other thing that amazes me is that when Mike is interviewed,whoever the interviewer is,they are really happy and excited to meet him,and like the music,so,if more effort was made,then there is a market for the great man.
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