It was recently brought to my attention that Al Jourgensen has repeatedly said that he is ashamed of Ministry's first album With Sympathy. He said that the label, Arista, forced the band to have a synthpop sound.
I find that funny because that is the one and only Ministry album I like. As soon as they went the way of Industrial I was over it.
Example of a happier time for Ministry:
Example of what Ministry became:
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