2011 - NME.com:
Graham Coxon reveals 'regular' Blur
Graham Coxon has
explained that Blur are likely to record new material
Earlier this month the
guitarist revealed that the London four-piece were reconvening
and could "switch a tape recorder on". Now he has told NME
about the recording process.
explained that the meet-up was one of many the band regularly
undertake and was not geared towards any specific new release.
"Every now and then we like
to meet up and record a few things," he said. "We just do
stuff when we feel like it."
He added that the band will
"definitely" continue to meet up and play music together in
this way, but fans shouldn't hold out for new music being
"I suppose it might turn
into an LP in six years or something," he said. "Meeting up
every now and then… maybe turning the tape recorder on and
jamming around a few ideas."
that while he wasn't planning new Blur releases quite
yet, he had two solo albums in the pipeline.
He's also releasing
'Desire', a collaboration song with Paloma Faith
and The Coral's ex-guitarist Bill Ryder-Jones,
for shoe company Converse in April.
Get the new issue of NME,
on UK newsstands or available digitally now, for the full
interview with Coxon.