Noel Gallagher ‘wouldn’t mind’ playing with Blur

Noel Gallagher has revealed that he hopes to perform with Damon Albarn and Graham Coxon when the Blur pair support him at a Teenage Cancer Trust concert next year. As curator of the 2013 series of gigs, Gallagher will headline London’s Royal Albert Hall on March 23 next year with Damon Albarn and Graham Coxon … [Read the full story]

Blur announce the release of 2 new singles

Blur have taken to Twitter to announce what is thought to be the release of two brand new singles. Writing at Twitter.com/blurofficial, the band posted the date July 2, alongside the hashtagged names, ‘The Puritan’ and, ‘Under The Westway’. Damon Albarn and Graham Coxon debuted ‘Under The Westway’ earlier this year at a Brit Awards … [Read the full story]

Paul Weller struggles with alcoholism

Paul Weller has discussed his battle with drink, stating: “I think I’m an alcoholic”. In a recent interview, the singer revealed he had given up drinking over a year ago because he feared that his hedonistic lifestyle was going to kill him. Weller, who releases his new album ‘Sonik Kicks’ on March 26, said: “I … [Read the full story]

Blur will be releasing a new album…soon-ish

Graham Coxon has said that “there will definitely be another Blur album”. The guitarist, who is currently promoting his new solo album ‘A+E’, said that though the band haven’t begun rehearsing for their live comeback at this month’s Brit Awards yet, they will definitely be returning to the studio soon. The band will be honoured with … [Read the full story]

Gorillaz ready to release ‘Do Ya Thing’

Gorillaz have announced that they will release a new track called ‘DoYaThing’ later this month. The band have teamed up with Outkast’s Andre 3000 and LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy for the song, which was recorded for Converse’s ‘Three Artists. One Song’ campaign and will be available as a free download from their website on February … [Read the full story]

Paul Weller has twins AND new album coming out

Paul Weller and his wife Hannah have had two twin boys. The couple welcomed their sons Bowie and John Paul into the world on Saturday (January 14). A statement on Weller’s official website added, “Both boys are healthy and doing well following the birth and Paul and Hannah are thrilled and over the moon”. It … [Read the full story]

Graham Coxon exitedly Tweets about new Blur stuff

Blur began work on their comeback yesterday. And the band’s guitarist Graham Coxon was so excited to be back in the studio, he clumsily blurted out the secret details on Twitter. The offending tweet was quickly removed and replaced with the one below, but not before it had been seen by thousands of fans. He … [Read the full story]