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Prizepack Giveaway: Blur Catalog (7 Studio Albums!)

August 27, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

21 years since the release of their debut album Leisure in 1991 and due to popular demand, Blur’s body of work has been personally compiled by the band and gathered together in one box released last month on Parlophone.

All seven studio albums are collected with over 5½ hours of unreleased material including 65 previously unreleased tracks and more than twice as many rarities, 3 DVDs, a collector’s edition book featuring rare and unseen photos and a new and exclusive …

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The Get Up Kids Cover Blur’s “Girls and Boys”

July 19, 2011 drainu182 1

The Get Up Kids recently dropped by The AV Club to contribute to their ongoing Undercover Series. The AV Club, in conjunction with their readers, picked a list of 25 songs for 25 bands to cover. Every time a band comes in, they pick a song from the list and cross it off. The Get Up Kids chose seminal track “Girls And Boys” off the 1994 album Parklife by Blur, a song they often play during soundchecks.

Be sure to …

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The Killers, Kings of Leon and Blur to headline T in the Park 2009

February 20, 2009 drainu182 0

In more festival news, according to Digital Spy, the Killers will be a main stage headliner at T in the Park 2009. Other bands confirmed to headline are Blur and Kings of Leon. All of the above bands are supposed to be playing the Oxegen Festival (no relation to the women’s tv channel, I think) as well.

Razorlight, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Katy Perry, Elbow, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Pendulum, Peter Doherty and White Lies are also on …

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News and Rumors: Coachella, Reading Festival, Leeds Festival, Glastonbury Festival

January 13, 2009 drainu182 1

Well, let’s see what we know. Coachella is confirmed for April 17-19. Three day passes will most likely go onsale soon.

    Coachella Lineup

(via Brooklynvegan via LAist)
Confirmed Artists: the Airborne Toxic Event, the Bug, Buraka Som Sistema, Crystal Castles, Drop The Lime, Fleet Foxes, Flying Lotus, Girl Talk, the Hold Steady, the Killers, No Age, Noah and the Whale, Late of the Pier, Los Campesinos!, Peanut Butter Wolf, the Presets, Sébastien Tellier, Themselves, Tinariwen

Confirmed DJs: DJ …