Thats the opinion of Placebo bassist Stefan Olsdal, who says that even though the band is more than 10 years old, hes surprised it took this long for them to use that title.
Placebo, whose music has been featured in films like Cruel Intentions and shows like Bones and The O.C. start a U.S. tour tonight (Apr. 5) in Providence, Rhode Island.
Although the band has a fervent fan base, Olsdal jokes that Placebo doesnt get offered drugs by groupies or even the sugar pills that inspired the groups name.
In his words, I guess if we wanted that, we shouldnt have called ourselves Placebo.
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