Tag: Blur

Video Premiere: Monocled Man – ‘Tromelin’

Widely known for his contribution to the UK and international jazz scene, Rory Simmons has also played as a session musician for the likes of Blur and Jamie Cullum. Now, along with Chris Montague and Jon Scott, he creates unique,…

BEST OF 2015: EDITORS PICK

It’s been another jam packed year of huge festivals, headlining live tours, one-off music shows and intimate gigs for us here at Gigslutz. We’ve brought you the best of (and sometimes the questionable) live music, album reviews, record releases and…

Blur vs Oasis: 20 Years On

A comparable set to the Blur vs Oasis rivalry of the mid-nineties is not likely to happen again in our lifetime. For those that remember it – and it is with trepidation that I face up to the fact that a modern-day…

LIVE: Blur @ BST, Hyde Park, 20.06.15

Having never had the chance to see my first ‘favourite’ band (not ashamed to say, Damon’s face decorated my pre-teen walls) over the last twenty years, expectations were high as to what Blur could deliver to the massive crowd on…

FESTIVAL GUIDE: British Summer Time

Name: British Summer Time Where: Hyde Park, London When: 18th – 21st and 26th – 27th June Headliners: The Strokes, Blur, Kylie, The Who and Taylor Swift. Also Featuring: Beck and Future Islands (The Strokes), Metronomy and The Horrors (Blur), Chic…

Blur announce trio of headline UK dates

Blur have announced the details of three shows to take place next month. To warm up for their set at this year’s Isle of Wight Festival, Blur will playing gigs in Glasgow, Blackpool and Llandudno in June. The announcement also…

FESTIVAL GUIDE: Isle Of Wight Festival

Name: Isle Of Wight Festival Where: Seaclose Park, Isle Of Wight When: 11th – 14th June Headliners: Fleetwood Mac, Blur, The Prodigy and The Black Keys. Also Featuring: Paolo Nutini, Pharrell Williams, First Aid Kit, Billy Idol, Groove Armada (DJ Set),…

WATCH: Beats by Dr. Dre exclusive Blur interview

Following their exclusive secret gig earlier this month, Beats by Dr. Dre also secured an exclusive interview with Blur to talk about the intimate show and, of course, the upcoming album. The Magic Whip is set for release April 27th…