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By Martin Roach, David Nolan

First released in paperback via self sufficient track Press in 2007
This revised and up-to-date version first released in 2015

DAMON ALBARN is the frontman of Blur and the face of Britpop. whereas his friends have steadily fallen by means of the wayside, Albarn has survived Britpop to totally reinvent himself because the mastermind in the back of the worldwide phenomenon that's Gorillaz.

With his eclectic solo tasks – corresponding to the at present much-revered the great, the undesirable & the Queen – and his paintings with legends like Soul tune icon Bobby Womack, he has confirmed many times that he's certainly one of British music's most valuable, cutting edge and significant personalities. And in 2015, with the discharge of The Magic Whip, Blur's first album for over a decade, Damon Albarn will take his position once again as an iconic jewel within the crown of the British song scene.

This totally up to date ebook the one to be had devoted biography of Albarn covers his a number of musical personas intensive, with first-hand interviews by way of these with regards to Albarn in his adolescence, in addition to social and musical context that covers the Britpop period and Albarn s re-emergence because the Godfather to the iPod iteration.

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