November 22, 2006
Graham Coxon considers Blur reunion
years after leaving the band
Graham Coxon has admitted that he would consider
The guitarist quit the band in 2002 during the making of their
'Think Tank' album.
However responding to recent comments Blur bassist Alex James
made, suggesting he wanted the band to make one more album as
a four-piece, Coxon has now said he would consider a reunion.
"I haven't been approached about it. I think about it: would
it be fun?" he told Pitchfork. "Would it be a bit too scary?
What would the dynamic be in a studio? Would I have to do
promotion? Would I tour? You know, it's a lot of thinking.
"So I guess I still mull around and think about it every now
However despite leaving Blur, Coxon insisted he is still
friendly with his former bandmates.
"Alex will always be my friend," he explained. "I guess they
all will be in some way, but it's somewhat strange."