Robert Smith (The Cure) scores: 'The British monarchy are fucking idiots'Posted on 23/07/12
A 15 minute interview the french website Télérama.fr had with Robert Smith (The Cure) will stir things for The Cure royalists worldwide, and more precisely in the UK. During the interview Robert Smith can be heard saying "They (the British monarchy) have never done anything (...) Fucking idiots". The quote has in one second erased every chance that Smith will be knighted by the Queen. Not that it's particularly something to be proud of, the knighting that is.
Let's see what other musician will dare saying things so bluntly. There is of course always the chance that Smith never thought the quote would come out via an interview with a French medium. With the internet everything is possible of course these days, so we are confident Smith is a true Republican, in the European sense of the word.
You can watch the complete interview after the jump. Enjoy it, we did!
Posted by B. Van Isacker
More related news :
After the rain there is still The Cure
Bandmembers and tour manager leave The Cure, Robert Smith starts online quarrel with popular fansite
Bootleg markets flourishing in Mexico, but Spotify greatness lays ahead
December release for new The Cure live DVD
Earthquake minutes before The Cure concert in Mexico City
eBay madness for London charity gig The Cure
Ex-Cure keyboardist disses Robert Smith
Free download The Glove's 'Mouth to Mouth' by Jenn Vix
June release for new The Cure album
Levinhurst (featuring ex-The Cure's Lol Tolhurst) embarks on mini US tour
The legendary Wax Traxç label seems to be working on some kind of comeback. The newly resurrected label seems to have plans to release the new single from Cocksure. (...)
The new Die Form single 'Schaulust' will be released in a limited edition of 696 on May 2nd. (...)
The Norwegian band The Pussyclub recently launched their debut single 'The Funeral' as a digital download. (...)
Juno Reactor's 8th album 'The golden sun of the great east' (originally released in 2013) gets the vinyl release treatment. (...)
Out now via Calyx Records are 2 reissues from Slick Idiot feat. En Esch. The first is the long deleted studio-album from 2004 'Screwtinized' which comes in a limited
edition digipak of 150 copies only. (...)
Available for ordering now is Download's 'LingAM' album on vinyl - their first album on vinyl in over 10 years - and this in 3 different versions. (...)
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR DAILY NEWSLETTER