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Geoff Rickley opens up more about Martin Shkreli

Posted by on September 30, 2015

In an interview with AltPress, Collect Records label founder Geoff Rickly and his No Devotion bandmate Stuart Richardson spoke a little more at length about the label cutting ties with their investor and silent partner, Martin Shkreli.Reading the interview, it’s easy to see how Rickly got caught up in taking money from the former hedge […]

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Collect Records cuts ties with pharma CEO, likely dooming label

Posted by on September 24, 2015

Earlier this week, people looking for a face of heartless and uncaring big pharma companies found one when it was revealed that Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO Martin Shkreli bought the patent to Darapim, a drug used to treat HIV, and announced plans to raise the price from $13.50 a pill to $750. It got found a […]

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Pharmaceutical CEO involved in Daraprim was backing Collect Records, Nothing, other bands speak up

Posted by on September 23, 2015

Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO Martin Shkreli bought the patent to Daraprim (a pill used for HIV and cancer treatment) and jacked the price from around $13 a pill to $750. The internet went crazy in response to the story, and in doing their due diligence, found that Shkreli loved emo and post-hardcore bands like Brand New […]

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