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James Blunt In Remarkable Tirade Against Damon Albarn. Plums Are Involved.

14th April 2014

Being incredibly posh and remarkably privileged is okay, according to James Blunt – who just so happens to be incredibly...

James Blunt: Damon Albarn Hides Posh Roots

14th April 2014

James Blunt has accused Damon Albarn of hiding his posh background.The 'Bonfire Heart' hitmaker, who was privately educated at the...

Damon Albarn Hints At Noel Gallagher Collaboration

9th April 2014

Blur frontman Damon Albarn has teased Britpop fans with the possibility of a collaboration with his former chart rival, Oasis...

Damon Albarn: Blur Will Play Live Again

9th April 2014

Damon Albarn is ''sure'' Blur will play live again. The frontman releases his debut solo album 'Everyday Robots' this month...

Damon Albarn To Make Album With Noel Gallagher?

8th April 2014

Damon Albarn has discussed making an album with Noel Gallagher. The Blur frontman, who will release his debut solo album...

Damon Albarn: Heroin Made Me Productive

30th March 2014

Damon Albarn claims heroin made him ''incredibly creative and productive''.The Blur frontman - who has 14-year-old daughter Missy with partner...

Damon Albarn Took Heroin "Five Days On, Two Days Off"

27th March 2014

Damon Albarn has spoken candidly of his heavy heroin usage during the "height of Britpop", saying he would regulate his...

Damon Albarn: 'Heroin Was Incredibly Productive For Me'

26th March 2014

British rocker Damon Albarn has opened up about his heroin use, insisting taking the drug aided his songwriting and was...

Damon Albarn Sings Of Drugs And Porn

26th March 2014

Damon Albarn has written songs about drugs and pornography for his debut album.The Blur frontman, who is set to release...

Damon Albarn Lands Sxsw Festival Prize

20th March 2014

Blur star Damon Albarn has been honoured with a special award after showcasing his new solo record at the South...

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13th March 2014

Blur star Damon Albarn's new song Mr. Tembo was inspired by a baby elephant the singer/songwriter met in Tanzania.

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8th March 2014

Blur and Gorillaz star Damon Albarn has signed up to headline a castle festival in Serbia. The singer will...

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27th February 2014

"Nme were (sic) the first magazine to write about Blur and it meant so much to me." Blur star Damon...

Damon Albarn Just Ruined Our Week, "Can't Foresee New Blur Album"

25th February 2014

Damon Albarn, who is busy promoting his new album Everyday Robots, says he can't foresee a new Blur record in...

Sir Paul Mccartney To Receive Nme Songwriter's Songwriter Award

18th February 2014

Sir Paul McCartney is to receive the Songwriter's Songwriter NME award. The 71-year-old singer has been honoured the one-off accolade...

Damon Albarn To Play Intimate Shows

12th February 2014

Damon Albarn will play two intimate London shows to launch his debut solo album. The Blur frontman, whose record 'Everyday...

Damon Albarn To Receive Nme Award For Innovation

11th February 2014

Damon Albarn is to receive the NME Award For Innovation.The Blur frontman - who is also a songwriter, producer...

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10th February 2014

Blur star Damon Albarn will be honoured with the first-ever Innovation Award at the Nme Awards in London later this...

Blur's Dave: People Apologise For Mentioning Oasis

3rd February 2014

Blur drummer Dave Rowntree admits people still apologise for mentioning Oasis in front of him. During his pre-recorded radio show...

Damon Albarn Headlines Latitude Festival

21st January 2014

Blur's Damon Albarn will headline Latitude Festival 2014. The singer will perform alongside Haim, Two Door Cinema Club and Billy...

Damon Albarn Finally Going Solo With Upcoming Debut 'Everyday Robots'

20th January 2014

Damon Albarn is finally set to go solo as he unveils his long-anticipated debut album Everyday Robots on April 28th...

Blur's Alex James To Launch Britpop Drink

14th January 2014

Blur's Alex James wants to use the name 'Britpop' for a new drink.The bass player applied for the trademark in...

Beady Eye Replace Blur At Australian Festival

4th December 2013

Damon Albarn's former chart rival Liam Gallagher has stepped in to rescue an Australian music festival after Blur pulled out...

Britney Spears 'Superfan' William Orbit

7th November 2013

William Orbit is a Britney Spears ''superfan''. The producer worked with the pop star on the track 'Alien' for her...

Liam Gallagher & Jamie Hewlett Team Up For T-shirt Collection

6th November 2013

Liam Gallagher has teamed up with his one-time rival Damon Albarn's Gorillaz bandmate Jamie Hewlett to create a new collection...

William Orbit Blacklists Blur

5th November 2013

Music producer William Orbit has vowed never to work with Damon Albarn again after the Blur frontman walked out of...

Damon Albarn Blasts Russian Protest Arrests

16th October 2013

Blur frontman Damon Albarn has called on Russian officials to free the Greenpeace protesters held on piracy charges.The crew and...

Idris Elba Joins Damon Albarn's Africa Express Project In Mali

14th October 2013

Idris Elba has put his acting work on hold to join Damon Albarn's Africa Express project in Mali.The Wire star...

Damon Albarn And Jude Law Join Protest In London

6th October 2013

Blur frontman Damon Albarn and actor Jude Law took to the streets of London on Saturday (05Oct13) to protest against...

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1st October 2013

Blur star Damon Albarn is set to make his debut as a radio Dj on Saturday (05Oct13) when he steps...