Free Drinks That You Pay Yourself

Free Drinks That You Pay Yourself I love the band Athlete and their song “Flights to El Salvador”. In the lyrics there is a great line: “Free drinks that you pay yourself.... can’t quite put my finger on it”. Athlete, who were signed at the time to Parlophone who are owned by EMI, raise a question for me with these lyrics. In the music industry it is well-known when a band takes an advance for an album, there are lots of costs incurred. … [Read more...]