Mumford & Sons ’ Banjoist Quits After Andy Ngo Praise Controversy
Winston Marshall, the banjoist and guitarist of Mumford & Sons , has quit the Grammy-winning British band months after provoking a fan and public backlash following his support for a book by rig…
“For me to speak about what I’ve learnt to be such a controversial issue will inevitably bring my bandmates more trouble. My love, loyalty and accountability to them cannot permit that.” he added. “I could remain and continue to self-censor but it will erode my sense of integrity … The only way forward for me is to leave the band.
He continued, “I hope in distancing myself from them I am able to speak my mind without them suffering the consequences.” Read more: Hollywood Reporter »
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I am proud to say that I have not heard one Mumford and sons song in its entirety. Maybe his leaving the band is for the best. I mean, who wants to go on tour w their dad? Bowing down to the woke mob won't get you anywhere. He quit after a mob created a situation in which it was impossible for him to continue in the hand without having the band harmed by said mob. Your title and article kinda misses the point.
One could always feel the scarily lurking radical fundamentalist cracker vibe wafting off Mumford & Sons Typical banjoist The ironic thing about this is MrAndyNgo is right. A brave man covering the vermin who destroy there city. Mumford and sons should be ashamed for not backing their bandmate. Woke will be the first to throw you under the bus if they get a whiff that your beliefs are unpopular with the masses.
Cancelled himself.... outsiders RitaPanahi He quits his band. For Andy Ngo. Roll away your stone.
Mumford & Sons Banjoist Winston Marshall Quits After Andy Ngo Political ControversyWinston Marshall, the banjoist from folk rock band Mumford & Sons, has exited the group after becoming embroiled in a political controversy for praising a book by right-wing journalist Andy Ngo… Idiot, don't let the door hit you on the way out! He’ll be everywhere in a week. GB news worthy Gawd. A good reason to listen to the Carolina Chocolate Drops instead. They've got banjo in their music too and it's not played by this guy. I mean ffs, Andy bloody Ngo?
so sad. an incredibly artist wiped out by one tweet.
Winston Marshall Quits Mumford and Sons Amid Andy Ngo ControversyHe said he is reluctantly leaving his bandmates to protect them (via toofab) TooFab From who? He can't read a book and like it? What kind of clown sauce is this? TooFab Forming a new band with Morrissey Kanye and that dude from smashing pumpkins
Mumford & Sons' Winston Marshall Quits Band After Praising Right-Wing Provocateur“I know now that, as long as I am a member of the band, speaking my mind on the evils of political extremism could bring [the band] trouble” Hell yeah this rocks MrAndyNgo 'right-wing provocateur'? What title does RS bestow on Sabrina Erdely? Right-Wing Provocateur?..What MrAndyNgo ....?
Mumford & Sons guitarist quits band to 'speak freely' on politicsWinston Marshall said that “as long as I am a member of the band, speaking my mind on the evils of political extremism could bring them trouble. That’s the thing with these right wing “intellectuals;” they think the masses need to hear what they have to say. I’d rather be hit upside the head with a board. Who cares.........please go away. Fascism is why we can't have nice things.
Mumford & Sons’ Winston Marshall Quits Band to ‘Speak Freely’ About ExtremismWinston Marshall has formally exited the folk-rock band Mumford & Sons after supporting controversial right-wing figure Andy Ngo Good luck in your new life where no one gives a shit about you. “White guy agrees with Andy Ngo” isn’t the man-bites-dog headline anyone would wish for. He's Mumford & done.
Mumford & Sons Co-Founder Says He’s Leaving To “Speak Freely” On Political IssuesA founding member of the English folk rock act Mumford & Sons said today in a Medium post that he’s leaving the band in order to avoid tainting them with his personal political opinions. … republican vs democrat situation He should stay mum. Someone get this guy a brush and a brain.