NME Readers On The Most Embarrassing Things They’ve Seen Bands Do Onstage

Oh dear. Brand New frontman Jesse Lacey managed to forget his own lyrics at a recent show in Albuquerque, New Mexico, having his brain melt moment midway through a performance of 2006 track ‘Millstone’. “Do you have the lyrics on your phone there?” he ended up having to ask a fan in the front row. You had one job, Jesse…

Anyways, at least the Long Island band are in good company: tonnes of other good artists have suffered onstage mishaps they’d rather not be reminded of. We asked NME.COM readers to tell us the most embarrassing things they’ve witnessed a band get up to during a gig. Read the best responses below and feel for face-planting rock stars the world over, from Rivers Cuomo to Damon Albarn.

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