Damon Albarn leaves Blur in the past

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With the purpose of The Ballad Of Darren A chapter closes for the band, which has no return date.

He frontman Damon Albarn is willing to leave Blur In the past, at least for a time, an interview with a French media is the first to know the musician’s position regarding the hiatus from the band. Know the details.

Damon Albarn has always been skeptical about the path of Blur, with different separations throughout its history, its return in 2022 raised hopes of seeing the band once again. It was possible with a new album, The Ballad Of Darren and a tour in the company of pulpin addition to his presentations at festivals.

The indefinite break of Blurafter his tour of Latin America, which made this return a brief chapter. Damon commented that the project Blur “It’s too much” and added “I’m not saying I won’t do it again, it was a beautiful success, but I can’t live in the past.”

With the statements and his future plans in the theater and with Gorillazin addition to other projects such as Africa Expressthe presence of Blur moves away a little further. The end of the comeback of the band that is the image of Brit pop begins a new stage, so, if you saw them in the Crown Capital 2023, you are one of the lucky few.


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