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Clinging to the Blur vs. Oasis Britpop “Feud”

Clinging to the Blur vs. Oasis Britpop “Feud”

With the release of The Magic Whip, Blur’s first studio album since 2003, the word britpop is resurfacing on news sites and music blogs. Unfortunately it’s often considered a dirty word, like britpop is from a time in music we should all be ashamed of, like ska or emo. If you’re reading this site, then […]

Noel Gallagher wants to make a record with Richard Ashcroft

An Oasis fan/news site, Stop Crying Your Heart Out, has reported on comments Noel Gallagher allegedly made in NME recently. “I haven’t seen Richard for ages, but whatever he’s doing I hope he’s making a record,” Gallagher is quoted as saying about former Verve front man Richard Ashcroft. “I don’t know anyone who’s got his […]

Q Magazine – Celebrating the re-issue of ‘(What’s the Story) Morning Glory?’ Out Today!

Q Magazine are celebrating the reissue of Oasis‘ second album, (What’s the Story) Morning Glory?, with a special issue out today (Tuesday, August 26). The latest issue contains a 20-page cover feature recounting how the album was made, played, and celebrated, as told by all the key figures. Notably, it also includes Noel’s in-depth track-by-track […]

Watch Liam Gallagher’s Ice Bucket Challenge

By now, you have probably watched many videos of the famous and not-so-famous participating in the ice bucket challenge. The stunt has been the social media hit of the summer with hundreds of celebrities dousing themselves with water to raise money and awareness for the neurodegenerative illness ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), better known as Lou […]

Unreleased Blur, Pulp On ‘Britpop At The BBC’ Compilation

The BBC are continuing its celebrations of the twentieth anniversary of Britpop with a new compilation featuring previously-unreleased performances from some of the greatest British bands of the 1990s. Mark your calendars: on July 14, Britpop At The BBC, an amazing three-disc collection, will be released. The first disc will be devoted to Radio 1’s […]

Damon Albarn: ‘I Think Oasis Were Better’

Blur or Oasis? This was the most important question in the life of any self-respecting 90s teen. Rivalries between fans of the two bands were as vicious, if not as amusing, as the rivalry between the bands themselves. Now, almost twenty years on, Damon Albarn settles the matter once and for all by declaring Oasis […]

Noel Gallagher Will Reunite Oasis For Half A Billion Pounds (Or Condoms)

Noel Gallagher has made light of the constant Oasis reunion rumors by claiming the he would agree to reform the band for half a billion pounds — or the same amount of condoms. The singer made this curious request last month on talkSPORT. Asked about the latest flurry of speculations over an Oasis reunion, Gallagher […]