Blur – Leisure (1991): Review

Label – Food Produced by Steve Lovell,Steve Powell,Stephen Street,Mike Thorne & Blur Blur were without doubt one of the most influential British guitar rock bands of the 90s decade, and “Leisure”, the bands’ 1991 debut is a reflection of music from the late 80s era. Like the Stone Roses, the band opted for pseudo-psychedelic pop…

Blur – Modern Life Is Rubbish (1993)

Label – Food/SBK Producer – Stephen Street O.K, it sold modestly reaching number 15 in the UK charts, but I really feel that this album was the foundation for the spectacular success that followed, shaping the musical dynamic that would bring “Parklife”, “The Great Escape” and the band’s legacy as the prime innovators of Britpop.…

1st June 2010

Damon Albarn’s Gorillaz have been offered the headline spot on Friday night (25/6) at this year’s Glastonbury Festival following U2’s decision to pull out due to Bono’s recent back injury. Here’s the full story. Albarn speaks over Gorillaz replacing U2 at Glastonbury Speaking of Albarn, and particularly Blur; included with today’s post is a Flashback…