Why do so many British bands record in other countries?

I assume it has something to do with taxes, but I couldn't find a definitive answer when I researched it.

4 Answers

  • 1 month ago

    To avoid taxes, and the availability of a wider array of "party favors" of all kinds.

  • snafu
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Any chance for a holiday and a laugh. It’s not as if we don’t have the recording studios!  Plus the feeling that the band is there to record and remain focused.  Domestic issues, bills etc are left behind.

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    Yes it was taxes. Way back in the 60s and 70s taxes were real high for people with high income, up to 90% in 1965 and it was 83% in 1979. The Beatles found out after they got rich and they wrote the song Taxman in response. A new business tax was added in the 1960s also so there was double taxation on many bands. 

  • Chad
    Lv 4
    1 month ago

    Links please. 

    Im really funny about people just pulling fake information out of their asszes. 

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