January 20, 2003 -
And then there were five
BLUR are going to
have to recruit "two guitarists" to
make up the hole left by GRAHAM COXON.
The band are currently in a London
rehearsal room, working through various songs
that feature on their new album. Writing on
www.blur.co.uk, bassist Alex
James said that they are now looking for
more musicians in addition to their core of
himself, Damon Albarn and Dave
Rowntree, so that they can play the
"So were going to need
quite a big band to play this album," James
wrote. "Probably two guitarists. The search
is on. Its actually easier to learn to play
the guitar yourself than to find a guitar player,
but there you go."
untitled album is due in late April.