Newspaper article The Observer (Gladstone, Australia)

Marsten's New Song Aimed at the Haters; Designer Hand- Bags Not on the List for Hayley

Newspaper article The Observer (Gladstone, Australia)

Marsten's New Song Aimed at the Haters; Designer Hand- Bags Not on the List for Hayley

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Byline: Julia Bartrim julia.bartrim@gladstoneobserver.com.au

HAYLEY Marsten hopes the release of her sassy new single Money Can't Buy Class will attract new listeners.

The Brisbane-based musician returned to her hometown Gladstone in February to film the music video.

The song, written entirely by Marsten, is a cheeky dig at an unnamed girl who met Marsten for the first time and put her down, saying among other things Marsten could never pull off a designer handbag or fancy things.

The video features Marsten displaying her "designer" handbags - reusable shopping bags re-labelled as Gnocchi and CK - Chicken Kievs (instead of Calvin Klein).

"It's very much a bit of a piss-take of myself, I'm hoping people who like my music have the same sense of humour I do," Marsten said.

Marsten shot the film in one day with NSW-based company The Filmery, thanks to a grant from the Regional Arts Development Fund.

'I'm very excited it's finally out," she said. …

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