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Cars Can Be Blue denied entry ...

Nearly two weeks ago, Athens band Cars Can Be Blue set out for Europe. The plan was to play a two-week tour in the UK with HHBTM labelmates Hotpants Romance , who are natives of that country. Unfortunately for CCBB's Nate Mitchell and Becky Brooks, things did not go as planned.<br/><br/> A series of snafus with British immigration led to CCBB being denied entry to the UK and sent home. Along the way Nate and Becky faced questioning, detention, panic, and passed along a CCBB shirt to an Iranian cellmate. Nate has written about the whole experience, and you can read it (.pdf) for yourself .<br/><br/> An excerpt: At this point, I was nearing my breaking point. Tired, fatigued, disoriented, .... 12:17 a.m. Saturday 6th December 2008 EST
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