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Five years ago, we asked if you've ever been rude to a celebrity, or have been on the receiving end of a Z-List TV chef's wrath. By popular demand, it's back - if you have beans, spill them.

(, Thu 8 Oct 2009, 13:33)
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Oh, just remembered
My mate Carl used to be in a band that supported The Hollies on a tour some years ago. They'd finish and then go back to their piss poor dressing room. Then The Hollies would do their concert, finish and go back to their somewhat more lavish room. The Hollies gave Carl's band not one acknowledgment. Not a thanks, not a cheers, nothing.

When they arrived at the last gig of the tour, The Hollies were celebrating in their room before the start of the gig, a party that would end long after the gig had finished. Anyway, Carl went to their room to try and create a bit of rapport and hopefully get to join in with the celebrations. After all, they'd played just as many venues as they had.

The member of The Hollies showed him a bit of gratitude followed by something along the lines of "hadn't you better go get ready?"
Carl replied with "Yeah sure, are we having a drink after the show?"
"Well we are, dunno what you lot are doing" and shut the door.

"Cunts" thought Carl. So when he and his band went on to open the show, they played The Hollies entire set in order, leaving them to come on and play exactly the same songs to an audience that had had their fill of those tracks.

After the gig, Carl's band were back in their pokey dressing room having a drink when one of The Hollies burst in.
"What the fuck do you think you're playing at??" he bellowed at them.
"We're having a drink, now fuck off and shut the door, you're letting a draft in"
(, Fri 9 Oct 2009, 14:24, 6 replies)
Awesome :D

(, Fri 9 Oct 2009, 14:25, closed)
Fantastic snub-work there, hilarious
and what a bunch of twats The Hollies must be.
I'm hoping this is our winner!
(, Fri 9 Oct 2009, 14:49, closed)
Love it! My dads dad was the Hollies road manager. He would have been pissing his pants laughing at that!
(, Fri 9 Oct 2009, 15:47, closed)
never happened though did it?
(, Fri 9 Oct 2009, 16:06, closed)
The last line
I embellished a bit, but that's pretty much how it happened I was told by Carl.
(, Fri 9 Oct 2009, 16:18, closed)
yeah worth a click if its true...
ah fuck it..im pished.. have a click anyway.
(, Fri 9 Oct 2009, 20:25, closed)

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