Statement by Jesse Tobias about Kristeen Young and Tony Visconti Facebook comments - true-to-you.net

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  1. FabioDutra

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    Jesse Tobias statement - true-to-you.net

    13 June 2014

    It's been quite Disheartening to see the "Facebook" Hatred thrown about by Our Former Friends/ Working Partners Kristeen Young and Tony Visconti.
    I do feel that Someone needs to Speak Up for Moz in this situation as it is unbearable to watch people you once trusted , Attack and Pick Away at your Friend.
    In my experience ANYONE associated with the Morrissey Camp know they are solely there because of Morrissey himself.
    He chooses to tour/ work with certain people.
    For Kristeen and Tony Visconti to go on about Her being better off now, without considering Morrissey's 9 years of help and promotion is Very Disappointing.
    Only speaking from my experience, with the crew and Moz falling ill in Miami, for Kristeen to deny she was truly sick seems disingenuous.
    I was told after the show in Miami by Crew and Security that there was some concern because Kristeen was obviously unwell.
    Our crew then tried to keep her at a reasonable distance but being in such close quarters for months these things sometimes happen.
    I am Upset that in this situation Kristeen could not take the tour as a whole into consideration and just comply with the postponement announcement.
    One could only assume it was necessary for her to justify herself and ultimately receive some promotion out of the matter.
    This combined with Tony Visconti's Parrot Like affirmation on "Facebook" that "she is better off, is Morrissey Capable of being handled?" is Repulsive.
    This is a MAN who worked closely with us on a record and several sessions that Suddenly flips into Schoolgirl mode with "yeah you tell em" Chatter...??

    Good Riddance to False Friends.

    Jesse Tobias



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    1. Not A Man
      Not A Man
      Re: Article: Statement by Jesse Tobias about KY and TV Facebook comments - true-to-you.net

      uh oh...
    2. Pokey
      Pokey
      Re: Article: Statement by Jesse Tobias about KY and TV Facebook comments - true-to-you.net

      I think The thing that annoyed Me most About this post from Jesse is the Random capitals at the beginning of Words that really don't need Capital letters. So now we have a conundrum, two of Morrissey-solo's biggest targets going head to head. This is a heel vs heel match!
    3. Mozza220559
      Mozza220559
      Re: Article: Statement by Jesse Tobias about KY and TV Facebook comments - true-to-you.net

      This is full of lol.
    4. mcrickson
      mcrickson
      Re: Article: Statement by Jesse Tobias about KY and TV Facebook comments - true-to-you.net

      Wow. That was kind of unexpected. Being that this is on TTY, I'm going to assume that Moz approves of it — I can't see Jesse just emailing this to Julia and her complying to put this up. Jesse's gonna get a lot of shit for this, but honestly, whatever the truth is, props to him to sticking up to Visconti. I'm definitely glad to see this over a long-winded, scathing essay by Morrissey himself, which I know I was expecting at some point.
    5. FAN
      FAN
      Re: Article: Statement by Jesse Tobias about Kristeen Young and Tony Visconti Facebook comments - tr

      Jesse uses capital letters about as well as he uses his guitar. He needs some lessons for sure!
    6. Anonymous
      Anonymous
      Re: Article: Statement by Jesse Tobias about Kristeen Young and Tony Visconti Facebook comments - tr

      Now imagine If Alain Jumps into The fray!?
    7. VivaGil
      VivaGil
      Well tty is no longer coming up. I wonder if someone is in trouble. I thought that the previous statement left things good between the parties. It's good to know someone aside from Moz has a voice. Good on Jesse for speaking up.
    8. Not A Man
      Not A Man
      Re: Article: Statement by Jesse Tobias about KY and TV Facebook comments - true-to-you.net

      I believe it was for emphasis, but yea. It annoyed me too. This will be interesting to see develop.
    9. realitybites
      realitybites
      Re: Article: Statement by Jesse Tobias about KY and TV Facebook comments - true-to-you.net

      Clever! :lbf:
    10. Jessikers
      Jessikers
      Good for you, Jesse. Exactly what I thought about the whole thing.
    11. Anonymous
      Anonymous
      Re: Statement about KY and TV comments on facebook by Jesse Tobias

      Morrissey must be pretty worked up about this whole episode. It's fair enough for Jesse to stick up for him. He's making KY responsible for TV's snipes on Facebook, though, which isn't very fair. KY hasn't actually said anything mean beyond denying that she was ill.
    12. surewhynot
      surewhynot
      do they still do the celebrity deathmatch clay-mation thing on MTV? it's been almost 10 years since I've watched. Moz v KY would be an amazing headliner with plenty of opportunity for witty commentary and banter
    13. Pokey
      Pokey
      Re: Article: Statement by Jesse Tobias about KY and TV Facebook comments - true-to-you.net

      I don't think it is, why would anyone emphasise random words like Pick, Camp, Crew, Suddenly .. when you emphasise you would capitalise the whole word, and generally make it a word that makes a statement, not random words. Jesse typing fail.

      - - - Updated - - -

      Well it'd be a tag match now, Moz and Jesse vs KY and Visconti. However, it would end up being a handicap match because Moz would cancel at the last minute citing illness and Jesse would be left to fend for himself.
    14. Skylarker
      Skylarker
      "In short: KY should have just done as she was told. Also, fuck Visconti for sticking up for her rather than sucking Morrissey's dick. Heil Mozzer!"

      Tobias is a tool. And I personally can't wait to see Kristeen respond to this; she'll tear him to shreds.
    15. GlasgowChivas
      GlasgowChivas
      Re: Article: Statement by Jesse Tobias about Kristeen Young and Tony Visconti Facebook comments - tr

      Jesse wrote a piece that's included in the booklet for 25:Live and it too is full of random capitalisation and weird sentences; it must just be his thing.
    16. Uncleskinny
      Uncleskinny
      Re: Statement about KY and TV comments on facebook by Jesse Tobias

      Unless I missed something else, that's my observation too. Also, let's be honest, after Moz's bale-out on the tour, for whatever reason, this will be splendid 'name in the papers' stuff ahead of the album in a month's time. I genuinleely don't doubt Jesse's motives or intentions. These days you have to at least try to be canny about your PR.

      P.
    17. Johnny Barleycorn
      Johnny Barleycorn
      Damage limitation from a man both damaged and limited.

      Harvest must be wondering what the hell they have got themselves into.
    18. Anonymous
      Anonymous
      Re: Article: Statement by Jesse Tobias about Kristeen Young and Tony Visconti Facebook comments - tr

      ha! This is an interesting development.

      Oh, and bullfighter dies is a great tune, as is kick the bride. Nice ones Jesse!
    19. Skylarker
      Skylarker
      Re: Article: Statement by Jesse Tobias about Kristeen Young and Tony Visconti Facebook comments - tr

      I'll bet this statement will earn ol' Jesse one hell of an oboe concerto tonight...

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