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Back in 2014, Mötley Crüe guitarist Mick Mars said in an interview with The Metal Show that if the band were to reunite following their farewell tour in 2014/15, he "will invite the world to come for free." Well, next year Crüe is heading out on the road again for a reunion tour with Poison and Def Leppard, and fans want those free tickets.
However, the rocker took to Instagram on Monday (Nov. 25) to clarify that he was "clearly joking" when he said that statement. "I was also deeply convinced that we would never ever be touring again," he added.
"I would never have expected to be facing a whole new generation of fans demanding to see us play," he continued. "In fact, touring with Mötley Crüe comes at a weird place in time, since my solo record is almost complete after such a long time of writing and recording. But, I put our fans first."
He ended his note on a somewhat festive note. "Anyways, I am eating a lot of crow and humble pie this Thanksgiving for those remarks and accept that some of you see this as me being dishonest. I said what I said and I was wrong. Peace."
See his statement below.
View this post on Instagram A post shared by Mick Mars (@mr.mickmars) on Nov 25, 2019 at 9:53am PST
A post shared by Mick Mars (@mr.mickmars) on Nov 25, 2019 at 9:53am PST
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