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Gallagher Brands Albarn Feud 'Pathetic'

8th December 2008

OASIS star NOEL GALLAGHER has heaped praise on rock rival DAMON ALBARN - branding the former BLUR frontman a "great...

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3rd December 2008

After his concerts in London last month (Nov08), KANYE WEST unwound by playing a game of Connect 4 with GORILLAZ...

Blur Planning 2009 'Rehearsals'

26th November 2008

DAMON ALBARN has confirmed the members of BLUR are heading back to the recording studio in 2009 - to see...

Blur Reunion On The Cards?

6th November 2008

DAMON ALBARN has hinted he is to reunite British rockers BLUR after spending time with his former bandmate GRAHAM COXON....

V V Brown Annouces UK Tour

22nd October 2008

New upcoming songstress V V BROWN has just left for Lagos, after an invitation from DAMON ALBARN to perform on...

Rufus Wainwright's Opera To Premiere In UK

13th October 2008

RUFUS WAINWRIGHT has penned his debut opera, which is set to premiere in Manchester next July.PRIMA DONNA is being produced...

The Things They Say 9759

5th October 2008

"Even if I wanted to, how would I go about writing an opera... I don't think two blokes having the...

Coxon Vows To Save Blur

24th September 2008

Former BLUR bandmates DAMON ALBARN and GRAHAM COXON are at war again - this time over whether or not the...

Gorillaz To Return From Retirement For Sixth Album

23rd September 2008

DAMON ALBARN is bringing his band GORILLAZ out of retirement for a sixth album, just months after announcing the CLINT...

Albarn Demands Music Education In Schools

8th August 2008

Former BLUR frontman DAMON ALBARN has called upon the British government to force children to be taught music in school...

Fascinating Fact 5723

31st July 2008

Former BLUR frontman DAMON ALBARN is obsessed with table tennis - and has played against members of the British Olympic...

Fascinating Fact 5677

25th July 2008

GORILLAZ founders DAMON ALBARN and JAMIE HEWLETT have reteamed to create an animated clip promoting BBC coverage of the Beijing...

Albarn's Bid To Change Music

22nd July 2008

Former BLUR frontman DAMON ALBARN formed his virtual band GORILLAZ because he was growing bored of the music industry. Visual...

Damon Albarn 'Was Tired Of Blur'

21st July 2008

Damon Albarn was tired of fronting BLUR when he decided to focus on other projects, according to his GORILLAZ partner...

Albarn Slams Live 8

10th July 2008

Former BLUR star DAMON ALBARN has slammed BONO and SIR BOB GELDOF for isolating Africa with their goodwill efforts. The...

Albarn Takes His Opera To The Us

2nd May 2008

BLUR frontman DAMON ALBARN is taking his circus opera to the US.MONKEY: JOURNEY TO THE WEST will make its stateside...

Albarn's Supergroup May Return

29th April 2008

Bandmates DAMON ALBARN has given hope to fans of supergroup THE GOOD, THE BAD + THE QUEEN, a week after...

Damon Albarn Plans 130 Musician Album

29th April 2008

Former BLUR frontman DAMON ALBARN has announced plans to release a rather unusual new album.The singer told BBC 6 Music...

No Spark Between Lily And Damon As Collaboration Fails

1st February 2008

An attempted collaboration between Lily Allen and Damon Albarn has failed after the pair failed to find any creative spark.According...

Albarn: 'Working With Allen Was A Bad Idea'

1st February 2008

Former BLUR frontman DAMON ALBARN has scrapped plans to duet with pop star LILY ALLEN - because working with the...

Albarn Rules Out Blur Reunion

1st February 2008

Former BLUR star DAMON ALBARN has ruled out a reunion with his ex-bandmates - because they "hate him." The Parklife...

Alex James Blames Damon Albarn For Delaying Blur Reunion

30th January 2008

Blur bassist Alex James has blamed Damon Albarn for delaying plans for a band reunion.The Britpop legends have long planned...

Shortlist Nominees Announced

3rd January 2008

Klaxons, Kings of Leon and Feist have been named among the nominees for the 2007 Shortlist Prize.The award, thought of...

Albarn Slams Celeb Culture

28th December 2007

Blur and Gorillaz frontman Damon Albarn has slammed the UK's celebrity culture, saying it "sends out all the wrong messages".Albarn...

Albarn To Guest Edit Bbc Radio Show

4th December 2007

BLUR frontman DAMON ALBARN has signed up to guest edit an episode of BBC radio show TODAY over the Christmas...

Kano To Duet With Albarn

12th November 2007

British rapper KANO has enlisted the help of BLUR frontman DAMON ALBARN to produce his upcoming single. The hip-hop star's...

Arctic Monkeys Named World's Best Act

8th October 2007

The Arctic Monkeys have been named the best act in the world today at the 2007 Q Music awards.The Sheffield...

The Verve Announce Second Tour

3rd October 2007

Reformed band the Verve have announced a second set of UK dates for their reunion tour.The Wigan group announced in...

Albarn's Driving Test Failure

2nd October 2007

BLUR singer DAMON ALBARN has failed to pass his driving theory test - because he has trouble with the multiple...

Coxon: 'Blur Reunion Depends On Albarn'

17th September 2007

British band BLUR will only reunite if frontman DAMON ALBARN can scale down his hectic schedule, according to his former...