14 Record Labels Who Rejected Bands Who Went On To Be Massive

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It’s not easy signing to a label. But spare a thought for staff at record labels, drowning under the weight of demo tapes, or more likely now, Soundcloud links. Inevitably, every now and again, a brilliant band will slip through their fingers, going on to massive success elsewhere. Here are a few of the funniest stories of A&R mistakes in music history…

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