Interesting interview. Says his leaving is over a lot of things. Wish him luck, and I understand where he is right now, but sure wish he had worked it out to stay with the band.
Can't say I haven't felt like this was coming for a while, Steven Page has left Barenaked Ladies. You can see interviews with Steven and Ed on this Canadian TV news site. It really is a sad day, and yet...well...the only constant in the world we live in is change. And change can be good … Continue reading Steven Page Leaves Barenaked Ladies
Looks like Steven Page may be "Off The Hook", to quote a BNL song title. He appeared in court and the judge offered to dismiss all charges if he seeks treatment and remains drug free. Good for him. I hope he turns things around. And I'm looking forward to the new BNL album, and also … Continue reading Steven Page of Barenaked Ladies May Have Drug Charges Dismissed
Also on BNL, in typical legal manuevering, Steven Page's court appearance has been delayed to October 14.
This not being a good year for my favorite band. First, Steve Page was busted for cocaine possession. Now Ed walks away from a very dangerous sounding plane crash. Be careful guys! I need a new album!
There's a great post over here that details one person's experience with Steven Page as a person, and I think really helps explain what's going on in his head right now.
EDIT 7/17 10:20 ET - Looks like the photo stream mentioned below has been secured. I was reading some of the fan boards today and it's amazing just how Google and Flikr have really made everyone's life more public. Here's the official police report made by Steven's girlfriend's roommate. Here's Steven's girlfriend's photo stream on … Continue reading More On Steven Page’s Arrest
Truly disappointing if it turns out to be the average rock star on drugs story, but Steven Page of my favorite band, Barenaked Ladies was arrested on charges of drug possession. The story is a little weird, and the official word from the band is that they expect Steven to be completely exonerated. I hope … Continue reading Steven Page of Barenaked Ladies Arrested on Drug Charges