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by ballad_man
16 Jun 2015, 15:00
Forum: Blur
Topic: Gig: BST Hyde Park, London, 20 Jun 2015
Replies: 425
Views: 163726

Re: Gig: BST Hyde Park, 20 June

Anyone still trying to get tix, this link may work for you (straight to the ticket purhcase page, rather than the charitable giving page). https://tickets.axs.com/eventShopperV3UK.html?wr=2a862940-2f67-4c85-81c8-5a68c73ed74a&skin=bst&addData=AUK&lang=en&locale=en_gb&preFill=1&eventid=268363&ec=BST15...
by ballad_man
15 May 2015, 07:22
Forum: Blur
Topic: The Magic Whip Tour 2015
Replies: 2148
Views: 552832

Re: The Magic Whip Tour

Looks like a decent size.
by ballad_man
17 Apr 2015, 21:30
Forum: Blur
Topic: Blur - The Magic Whip
Replies: 3733
Views: 959787

Re: NEW ALBUM: The Magic Whip

I LOVE the fact that the songs in thier recorded form sound quite a bit different from the LIVE (rehearsed) versions.

We get double the Blur and I certainly did not think I would be saying that in 2015.
by ballad_man
21 Mar 2015, 14:03
Forum: Blur
Topic: Secret London gig, 20 March 2015 (stream on March 25)
Replies: 1356
Views: 382465

Re: Secret London gig, March 20

I have to agree with Tom, the album seems like a mix of Blur / 13. In my eyes, the best two Blur albums. Highlights: I Broadcast (classic thrasy blur), Lonesome Street (Brilliant album opener, tinges of MLIR / Fools Day), There are too many of us (recorded version does not do it justice, really stro...
by ballad_man
19 Mar 2015, 15:46
Forum: Blur
Topic: Secret London gig, 20 March 2015 (stream on March 25)
Replies: 1356
Views: 382465

Re: Secret London gig, March 20

Nice one Tom

A number of the old BFC gang from the 90's will be there. Any idea's on how we can spot one another other than the fanboy screaming at Graham's use a distortion pedal?
by ballad_man
18 Mar 2015, 21:20
Forum: Blur
Topic: Secret London gig, 20 March 2015 (stream on March 25)
Replies: 1356
Views: 382465

Re: Secret London gig, March 20

From the email the 'winners' received:

> The show will start at 7pm sharp and will finish by 8pm at the latest.

I am planning to head over to camden after for old times sake....... Good mixer anyone?
by ballad_man
18 Mar 2015, 20:31
Forum: Blur
Topic: Secret London gig, 20 March 2015 (stream on March 25)
Replies: 1356
Views: 382465

Re: Secret London gig, March 20

OK, just a bit of back story.... I was a full paid up member of BLur Fan Club (BFC) back in the 90's and have followed this and blurs old forum for many years. Massive Blur fan and I have probably met a few people here over the years. I was at the democrazy gig and had a dream last night that Friday...