May 11, 2010
Damon Albarn: 'I'm definitely up for
more recordings with Blur' - exclusive
Albarn and co up for more
recordings, but tells NME.COM fans may have to wait
Damon Albarn has told
NME.COM that Blur plan to record more
one-off tracks in the near future.
The band recorded their first full song since 2003, 'Fool's
Day', for the recent Record Store Day celebrations.
Though stressing he is still very busy with Gorillaz,
who have just announced a UK arena tour, Albarn
explained that the four-piece would reconvene occasionally to
"I'm definitely going to do a few more of those seven-inches,"
he explained. "I love the no pressure aspect."
With plans to work on another opera with Jamie Hewlett
and Alan Moore, plus more Gorillaz
releases, Albarn was keen to stress that fans
may have to wait for more Blur songs, but they would
"We can't do it all the time," he stressed. "So I don't want
anyone to think there's an album coming soon, it's not
possible, but we've got songs!"
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