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David Cameron Partied With Alex James On New Year’s Eve

David Cameron Partied With Alex James On New Year’s Eve

From the LOL-Files: British Prime Minister David Cameron rang in the new year at eternally-cool Blur bassist Alex James‘ Oxfordshire farm. The pair were spotted ‘dad dancing’ and ‘sipping on red wine’ at James’ ‘old school disco-style’ party held at his Oxfordshire farm. While Cameron did attend the bash with his wife Samantha, he spent […]

Will They Or Won’t They?: Damon Albarn / Noel Gallagher

Damon Albarn has set Britpop hearts a-flutter by revealing that he and former nemesis Noel Gallagher have discussed making music together ‘at least once.’ He told the NME, ‘I still see Noel from time to time. We text a bit.’ When asked about the possibility of a collaboration, Albarn replied, ‘I can imagine that being […]

Soda & Radio In Blur’s Future

Coffee Soda Bassist and fringe-swisher. Farmer and cheesemaker. Hasn’t Alex James done enough? How about a line of cheeky drinks? City A.M. reports that James has quietly submitted a trademark application for a beverage called ‘Britpop.’ While it’s unknown what his plans are pertaining to this trademark, it has been noted that the application covers […]

Blur and Elton John’s C*ck

Did you buy the Blur box set 21? It was released last summer chronicling the band’s vast career. I have not yet purchased it but apparently it contains a rare Blur track called “Elton John’s Cock.” This is quite an… err… unique title for a song. I’m sure when the members of Blur anointed this […]

Do You Remember Me Me Me?

British musicians have had a taste for astonishing fans with their supergroups, side projects, and diverse collaborations since the 1960s. Many of these extracurricular groupings matched, and sometimes surpassed, the caliber of their original bands. British bands of the past twenty years followed this tradition, which made for some surprising alliances. Who would have ever […]