Thursday, April 24 2014
Damon Albarn's got a new album arriving in a few days, and his band's most popular album commemorates its 20th birthday. What better time to pay tribute to the period when Blur put the "pop" in Britpop?
Sunday, August 19 2012
If you needed any confirmation that Blur took the gold in the 1990s Britpop battle royale, the band's headlining performance capping the London Olympics should close the case.
Tuesday, July 28 2009
Sure, Blur were at times all over the map, but this two-disc set actually accentuates the incongruities of their occasional diversity by odd selection choices, bizarre sequencing, and about as much focus as a shuffle button.
Wednesday, June 3 2009
It's a thing of beauty to see one of the best guitarists in recorded history reach his creative peak after so many years of effort and doubt.
Monday, May 15 2006
His profile may be lower, but these days Coxon is easily matching the best work he did with Blur
Wednesday, January 26 2005
Former Blur guitarist lets his hair down and earns his right to pop.