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Blur

Formed in London in 1989 as Seymour, Blur began as a psychedic pop band much in the same vein as the Stone Rosesandother'Madchester' groups. The group achieved massive success in the mid-90s as one of the premier 'britpop' bandsandwereperhaps most commonly recognised for oft being on the receiving end of Oasis and the Gallagher brothers' ire. Blurareregardedas mainstays of the British nationalist pop tradition (even as they moved to American-influenced indie rock), muchinthe samecategory as the Kinks, the Jam and the Smiths. Despite being permanent fixtures on the British pop scene forfift ...read more

Formed in London in 1989 as Seymour, Blur began as a psychedic pop band much in the same vein as the Stone Rosesandother'Madchester' groups. The group achieved massive success in the mid-90s as one of the premier 'britpop' bandsandwereperhaps most commonly recognised for oft being on the receiving end of Oasis and the Gallagher brothers' ire. Blurareregardedas mainstays of the British nationalist pop tradition (even as they moved to American-influenced indie rock), muchinthe samecategory as the Kinks, the Jam and the Smiths. Despite being permanent fixtures on the British pop scene forfifteenyears now,Blur only received one brief break in the American market, with the release of the massive anthem "Song 2" in1997.The grouptook a early in the new decade as vocalist Damon Albarn masterminded the hip-hop group the Gorillaz. MainAlbarncollaboratorCoxon left the group in 2002, and though the band released an album the following year, they are currentlyonhiatus. « hide

Similar Bands: Oasis, Elastica, Mansun, Ash, Radiohead

LPs
The Magic Whip
2015

3.6
146 Votes
Think Tank
2003

3.5
382 Votes
13
1999

3.9
427 Votes
Blur
1997

3.7
544 Votes
The Great Escape
1995

3.5
361 Votes
Parklife
1994

4
667 Votes
Modern Life Is Rubbish
1993

3.9
373 Votes
Leisure
1991

2.8
255 Votes
EPs
Sunday Sunday
1993

1.5
1 Votes
Chemical World
1993

3
1 Votes
For Tomorrow
1993

3.5
1 Votes
The Wassailing Song
1992

1
1 Votes
Popscene
1992

4.5
1 Votes
Bang
1991

3.5
1 Votes
She's So High
1990

2
1 Votes
Live Albums
Parklive
08/20/2012

3.9
7 Votes
All The People: Blur Live At Hyde Park
2009

3.1
6 Votes
Live At The Budokan
1996

3.3
9 Votes
Compilations
Blur 21
07/30/2012

4.7
15 Votes
Midlife: A Beginner's Guide To Blur
2009

4.1
40 Votes
The Best Of
2000

3.8
188 Votes
The Best Of (Special Edition)
2000

3.8
29 Votes
Bustin' And Dronin'
1998

2.2
9 Votes

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