“Strike you as you go out of the competition”.
It should have been produktionsbolagets message to the idols of yesterday.
At the meeting they asked which of the idols that will strike, ” says Per Herrey, Musikförbundets lawyer in the Aftonbladet newspaper in the Morning.
yesterday, revealed Nöjesbladet that the musicians union is threatening to strike unless the production company improves their idol’s working conditions.
the musicians union want to Fremantlemedia signs a collective bargaining agreement before 14: 00 next Friday, otherwise taking further industrial action.
” We must act when the Fremantle continues its unacceptable exploitation of young people in order to earn big money for advertising. We urge them to take their responsibility, ” said Jan Granvik chairman of the musicians union yesterday. SEE ALSO "too afraid to speak up"
yesterday was The Fremantlemedia surprised by the unions actions.
” They have no understanding of “Idol,” said Magnus Karlsson Lamm, managing director of Fremantlemedia. I have full respect for the musicians union to do its job, but when it comes to “Idol” and their argument is they are difficult to adapt to. And they know that.
the musicians union has previously criticised the “Idol” and called the agreement they must sign on for a “slave-like contracts”. But it is only this year that some idoldeltagare themselves have approached the unions and asked them to pursue this issue. SEE ALSO PLUS Idol-runner-up: ‘Is not a common program’
"You go out of the competition"
In the morning visited Per Herrey, Musikerförbundets lawyer, Aftonbladet Morning. According to him, should the production company have called the idols to the meeting to ask those who might go on strike ahead of next week’s Friday finale. Yesterday, they also called up their idol’s parents, who in turn contacted the tray.
“the Production company said, given you have the right to strike, but you do it so you go out of the competition,” says Per Herrey. It was the message they received.
Clara Tengbom, executive producer of "Idol" will now respond on the criticism of the production.
” We believe that the compensation is reasonable and that Idol is an amazing platform and a school for oetablerade young with artistdrömmar. In addition to the remuneration they get their expenses paid and also access to professionals who vocal coaches, etc that help the idols to develop their artistry, ” she says.
How will you solve the consignment next week if there will be a strike?
” We are looking, of course, on it, but we actually do not know what will happen, there is nothing I can speculate about at this point.
” We had a meeting yesterday with the Idols that we have almost every night. The question of a logical fallacy was, of course, and we informed them only about how agreements are designed. To set-up in Friday’s finale, we choose also to leave the competition. What happens if an Idol fails get the musicians union to respond to.I questioned whether the musicians union is prepared to transfer responsibility for such a decision on a young man who wants to reach their dreams, write Fremantlemedias CEO Magnus Karlsson Lamm in an e-mail to Nöjesbladet. SEE ALSO Hit back: "They do not understand the Idol”