Robert Smith Clarifies Radiohead Comment

brandon | March 2, 2009 - 9:13 am

In a Kanye-locked post, the Godlike Genius clarifies calling Radiohead’s In Rainbows strategy, aka “marketing ruse,” an “idiot plan,” taking a moment to address the “idiot critics”: “I AM NOT CONFUSING ‘ARTISTIC VALUE’ WITH ‘COMMERCIAL VALUE’ … MERELY QUESTIONING THE DUMB ACCEPTANCE OF THE ‘FREEART IS THE ‘NEW’ PARADIGM – THATS JUST THE WAY IT IS’ MANTRA.” You can read the rest at The Cure’s blog, cretins.