March 14, 2008 15:25

Eels invite president to gig

Mark 'E' Everett wants George W Bush to attend

Eels invite president to gig
Mark 'E' Everett has written to George W Bush inviting him to Eels' show in Washington DC on March 29.

In a letter penned to the American President, E explained their gig is "right down the road from you".

E also offered to send Bush copies of the band's recent 'Best Of', saying: "These tracks can be loaded on to your Presidential iPod as well."

As previously reported on NME.COM, when in the UK last month E invited the Queen to their gig at London's Queen Elizabeth Hall, an invitation the monarch replied to, explaining her absence.

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