Why aren't Razorlight big in America?
Funnily enough, "perhaps recording a song effectively calling a country a bit rubbish and saying that, culturally, it offers nothing that means anything to you isn't the best way to build a wide audience within that country" was our first answer, too.
And, yes, "maybe they're just not good enough to compete in a nation which has its own supply of second-rate renovation yard Rolling Stones projects" was also our second answer.
Johnny Borrell, though, is blaming his record label instead:
Perhaps it's your own fault for missing the sign saying "no shirt, no shoes, no sales" taped up above the entrance to the country, Johnny?