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An Interview With Imperial Stars, Part 1: Band Has No Regrets, Worked With Madonna, And Been Offered a Reality TV Show. For Realz?

An Interview With Imperial Stars, Part 1: Band Has No Regrets, Worked With Madonna, And Been Offered a Reality TV Show. For Realz?
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On Tuesday, Christopher Wright, Paul Arabella (aka David Paul Hale) and Keith Yackey got on a semi, headed for the 101 freeway and blocked three lanes of traffic at 10:20 a.m. to play one song. The Garden Grove trio, collectively known as Imperial Stars, played their song "Traffic Jam 101" for a captive Los Angeles audience--commuters who were stuck in the traffic jam that the three caused.


Soon after the stunt, the CHP came to arrest Imperial Stars and tow the semi; on Wednesday, the band was released from jail and celebrated in Hollywood after posting $10,000 bail. Since then, Wright, Arabella and Yackey have been pretty busy; they've done the rounds of TV networks, press interviews with everyone from Ellen Degeneres and Inside Edition to the OC Register.

In this interview, Imperial Stars reveal they knew exactly what they were getting into, and what they were going to get out of it. They've been offered a reality TV show, money for a benefit concert and more. Are they idiots for pulling a stunt that got them arrested--or marketing geniuses?
Seriously.
Seriously.

Seriously.

So you don't regret pulling the stunt at all?


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