Girls & Boys
Coffee & TV
Out Of Time (with Khyam Allami)
Young & Lovely
Parklife (with Phil Daniels)
Bugman / Colin
Zeal / Oily Water
No Distance Left To Run
This Is A Low
- - Encore - -
Under The Westway
End Of A Century
For Tomorrow (Visit To Primrose
Poster for the concert
'Tea lady' Harry Enfield joined for "Parklife" to
represent the lost British tradition.
Date: 12 August 2012at
Event: BT London Live: Closing Ceremony Celebration
Location: Hyde Park, London, UK
Tour: 2012 tour
* An estimated audience for Blur.
Altogether 80,000 tickets were sold for the concert.
- The London Olympics' closing
concert tagged as "The Best Of British". Part of BT
London Live's event series.
- Bombay Bicycle Club, New Order
and The Specials performed before the headline act Blur
- Recorded and filmed for
Parklive live album. Also broadcast live on Absolute Radio.
- Before "Song 2", Damon praised
Team GB's gold medalist Mo Farah and
the crowd do the 'Mobot'
- "The Puritan" was not performed
most probably due to technical problems or time constraints
- "Colin Zeal" performed instead
of "Bugman" and "Oily Water"
- As it was Sunday, Damon changed the lyrics for
"Under The Westway" to "...said rain would come on Monday"
- Many people complained about the
sound being too quiet. Read
NME's article about the issue.
A huge model of London's Westway decorated the stage (photo
by Linda Brownlee).