Five days after dave carroll posted a $150 video for the twangy united breaks guitars on youtube, his band sons of maxwell were met with.
That first song and its accompanying youtube video, called united breaks guitars, has become a viral hit, with just over half a million page. United breaks guitars in march 2008, dave carroll, a musician from halifax, ns and his band, the sons of maxwell, traveled from halifax to. The singer and songwriter composed the country-western-style song “united breaks guitars” and posted an accompanying video on youtube.
When united airlines allegedly broke the guitar of the canadian country and western singer dave carroll, he took revenge in a youtube music.
The song was called united breaks guitars within one week it received 3 million views and mainstream news coverage followed, with cnn,.