Nothing But Thieves “100% deny” sexual abuse allegations made by fans
Nothing But Thieves have released an official statement to deny the allegations of sexual abuse made against them by a series of fans on Twitter.
Following the allegations, a show they were due to headline for the NME in London was cancelled. In the wake of that cancellation, the band have move to “100% deny” all allegations.
“We want to start by saying we completely support victims of assault and respect their bravery in coming forward with their stories,” the band said in a statement. “The past week has been one of the most difficult of our careers. Being falsely accused of sexual assault in a public forum, having these false allegations made about you and people immediately believing them hurts.
“It hurts us as individuals, as a band, hurts our mums and dads, our girlfriends and friends, our business colleagues, our fans, and most of all, it hurts victims of abuse who are telling a true story.”