I think Fletch's bashing of the crew and roadies is totally outrageous. It would have been courageous of himself to say that Depeche Mode didn't not play because the band and the crew did not reach a decision. To point the crew is definetly a cheap shot.
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from the article: Year after cancelled gig, Depeche Mode member makes it to Israel