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Mensweargate 2012

Mensweargate 2012

According to Holy Moly, the Menswe@r Nuisance platinum story was nothing but an elaborate hoax by guitarist Chris Gentry and lead singer Johnny Dean did not find it funny (correction: He did!). Drummer Matt Everitt expressed his doubts about Nuisance being certified platinum to the NME: “To be honest, the idea that Nuisance had sold […]

Today I’m Thankful for Menswe@r

Who knew that so many people would want to revisit their old copies of Nuisance in honor of it achieving platinum status in worldwide sales? Obviously the question now begs who exactly has been buying Nuisance in recent years but I digress. I assume its thanks to those of us who have tracked down vinyl […]

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Menswear’s Nuisance Goes Platinum

Though it was released in 1995, Menswear’s debut album Nuisance has only just gone platinum. In 1995, it managed to make it all the way to number 11 in the British music charts and to number 25 in the Japanese music charts. Not shockingly, it didn’t even make a splash in the US. On 16 […]