Psst! Blur Fans, Want To Hear Some New Songs?

Blur, as you probably well know, are back. But they’re not just back playing emotive reunion concerts and burying the hatchet with Noel Gallagher, they’re still a creative force. And today, they unveiled two new songs, in good time for fans going to their forthcoming, London Games-closing concert on August 12th, to learn the words.

“Under The Westway” is first:

Then there’s “The Puritan”

And naturally both songs are available for purchase.

And then you get to tell us what you think, right here: 

Fraser McAlpine

Fraser has been writing and broadcasting about music and popular culture for over 15 years, first at the Top of the Pops website, and most recently for the NME, Guardian and MSN. He also wrote BBC Radio 1's Chart Blog and reviews albums for BBC Radio 2.

He is Anglophenia's current resident Brit, blogging about British slang and running around the Mall taking snaps of the crowd at the Royal Wedding, as well as reigniting a childhood passion for classic Doctor Who and cramming as much music in as he can manage.

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