Fu Manchu Get Burned In Greece
Contributing Editor Sefany Jones
Thursday, April 25, 2002 @ 2:23 PM
Vocalist/ Guitarist Scott Hill
Fu Manchu singer/guitarist Scott Hill has issued the following statement regarding the abrupt ending to the second of the group's recent two shows in Greece:
“There was about 800 people there having a good time. About three shitheads thought it would be cool to throw beer at the band. OK, whatever. We can handle that. I just pointed out the shitheads and told them to fuck off. We kept playing. We did our set, about 15 songs. Said thanks and left the stage. We had a good time. It was a really good show. We come back out, and we were going to play “Evil Eye” and “Godzilla.” We start to play “Evil Eye,” and a lit cigarette lands on my arm. I look at it on my arm, I stopped playing, said 'Fuck you,' and we left. Simple. We will be going back to Greece to play for sure. We dig it there. The 2 shows there were a lot of fun, and we did have a good time playing. We just traveled a long way and had no sleep for 48 hours just to play the show. So we got a little pissed. We will be back though.”
Fu Manchu will perform the following shows in Australia and New Zealand during May/June:
05/30/02 Sydney, AUST The Metro
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05/31/02 Brisbane, AUST Waterloo
06/01/02 Melbourne, AUST Hi Fi
06/04/02 Perth, AUST Lookout
06/06/02 Auckland, NZ Power Station
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