The Magic Whip - Blur

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  • Blur take a trip on he underground- which gets a few references (not always in a positive light) in a few of their songs
  • Damon provides vocals, keyboards, synthesizers, acoustic guitars, drum machine and percussion
  • Graham plays the electric guitar, keyboards, percussion, backing vocals, co-lead vocals on 3 songs
  • Alex plays the bass guitar

The Magic Whip - Blur

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ProA good concept, thoughtful lyrics and excellent pr...

ConsNot particularly memorable, vocals drown in produc...

I bought this album from Amazon after seeing that it has dropped down in price from my wishlist which contains many albums, films and games. This music isn't really my genre however but hearing how much of an impact they once had on British music and how well it performed on the charts I thought...

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ProIt's easy listening and not offensive...

Cons...it isn't anything to write home about either.

The Magic Whip by Blur is Blur’s first album in twelve years and therefore something of a hyped up product by Blur fans looking for the perfect comeback after too many years of silence. Now, I have to admit in opening that I am not one of these fans. I listen to anything and everything...

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ProVery good mature imaginative album

ConsNot vital

I adore a sardonic voice me. One of my absolutely favourite voices comes from within Robert Wyatt who offers an adorably cynical and lonely voice on various matters, but Damon Albarn comes a close second. New World Towers is a good example from Magic Whip, where Albarn sounds old and weary while...

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ProBlur are back

ConsMaybe they shouldn't have bothered

Blur Do you remember Blur? They were famous in the 90s, then they turned sh*t and disappeared for a while; now after 12 years they have released a new album entitled "The Magic Whip", and perhaps unsurpisingly given the CD cover, it was made in Hong Kong. This album reached #1 in both the UK and...

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Sub Genre: Alternative

Original Release Year: 2015

Release Date: 27.04.2015

Title: The Magic Whip

Label / Distributor: Parlophone

EAN: 0825646141692

Performer: Blur

Format: Performer

Pieces in Set: 1

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