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It’s a nerve-wracking time for gossip enthusiasts, April 1st. Out there, minds immeasurably inferior to our own are attempting to have a little fun with the April Fool’s Day tradition by coming up with silly stories that ...
Anyone who still thought that former Blur frontman Damon Albarn was just a showboating mockney popinjay – and bumptious to boot – is probably going to have to give in to the overwhelming body of evidence to the contrary, if ...
By MacKenzie Wilson | Posted on February 16th, 2011
I know many of us longtime Britpop fans were thrilled to hear that Blur might “switch a tape recorder on,” after guitarist Graham Coxon teased via Twitter that he and his Blur bandmates were getting together earlier this ...
By MacKenzie Wilson | Posted on February 3rd, 2011
While he joined his Blur bandmates for a string of UK festival shows in 2009, including an epic return to Glastonbury, bassist Alex James continues to relish in the quiet life on his 200-acre farm in Oxfordshire, England. The father of ...
By MacKenzie Wilson | Posted on December 7th, 2010
Frank Turner is a surprising diamond in the UK’s mostly pop-laden rough. The London punk-bred songster, educated at Eton, spent much of the new millennium rocking out with hardcore outfits such as Kneejerk and Million Dead.
By MacKenzie Wilson | Posted on November 15th, 2010
Dame Helen Mirren may have won an Oscar for portraying Queen Elizabeth in The Queen, but she has a few choice words for her homeland's dwindling principles according to The Daily Mail.
By MacKenzie Wilson | Posted on November 12th, 2010
In between slagging off Glee and reality TV talent shows like The X Factor, Damon Albarn has kept himself busy making music. That's what he does best, after all. Well that and looking spectacular.
Man, is Damon Albarn turning into a crusty old man? First he slagged off Glee, claiming on CBC Radio's Q show that the musical dramedy "will ultimately lead to emptiness.
By Kevin Wicks | Posted on October 20th, 2010
A week after Damon Albarn revealed that there was no way he’d let the Fox musical series Glee cover Gorillaz songs, the former Blur frontman stopped by CBC Radio’s Q show to put an exclamation point on his statement. Albarn ...
By MacKenzie Wilson | Posted on October 8th, 2010
It's been 15 years since Justine Frischmann captivated the Britpop generation with her dark wide-eyed stare and mischievous lip snarl while fronting one of England's most exciting alternative rock acts of the nineties, Elastica. ...