Blur Biography

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Name: Blur
Music Brainz ID: ba853904-ae25-4ebb-89d6-c44cfbd71bd2
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Similar Artists: Graham Coxon, Damon Albarn, The Good, the Bad & the Queen, Pulp, Gorillaz,
Popular Tags: britpop, rock, indie, alternative, british,

Published/Updated: Sat, 4 Aug 2012 05:01:18 +0000

Biography:
Blur is an band which formed in Colchester, England in 1989. The band consists of Damon Albarn (vocals, guitar, keyboards), Graham Coxon (guitar, vocals), Alex James (bass) and Dave Rowntree (drums). Blur's debut album Leisure (1991) incorporated the sounds of Madchester and Shoegazing and spawned their first UK Top 10 single, There's No Other Way. Following a stylistic change in 1992 (influenced by English guitar groups such as The Kinks, The Beatles, The Animals and XTC) Blur released "Popscene" as a stand alone single...

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