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The Worst Managers

Postby Moleskin » 17 May 2017, 14:32

The roll-call of those called upon to manage rock artists who simply cocked up or weren't up to the mark in some way or another. I'll start.

1) Col Tom Parker - the films, Vegas, the insistence on publishing rights, you name it
2) Whoever sent Spirit on a tour of radio stations instead of Woodstock
3) Rikki Farr for the Action.
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Re: The Worst Managers

Postby Bride Of Sea Of Tunes » 17 May 2017, 17:54

Murry Wilson.
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Re: The Worst Managers

Postby The Unfragrant Ox » 17 May 2017, 17:57

Don Arden
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Re: The Worst Managers

Postby Bride Of Sea Of Tunes » 17 May 2017, 18:29

Donald Trump.
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Re: The Worst Managers

Postby Walk In My Shadow » 17 May 2017, 18:29

Allan Klein
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Re: The Worst Managers

Postby Walk In My Shadow » 17 May 2017, 18:33

Whoever mismanaged Badfinger.
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Re: The Worst Managers

Postby Tom Waits For No One » 17 May 2017, 18:35

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Re: The Worst Managers

Postby bobzilla77 » 18 May 2017, 22:23

Mine. Why aren't I world fucking famous yet? At least make me god damned famous enough to rip me off, mother fucker!
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Postby Darryl Strawberry » 18 May 2017, 22:51

Sam Allerdyce
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Re: The Worst Managers

Postby Canis lupus » 19 May 2017, 10:28

Mike Jeffery?
Malcolm McLaren?

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Re: The Worst Managers

Postby kewl klive » 19 May 2017, 10:57

McLaren would be the best, Tony Wilson too.
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Re: The Worst Managers

Postby Pool Hall Richard » 19 May 2017, 23:59

Walk In My Shadow wrote:Whoever mismanaged Badfinger.


That's the one. He wins.