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Blur is back!

I feel like this report keeps coming and coming, but apparently, this time it's official: Blur has reunited, and it feels so good. The band is heading to the studio to spend a week recording. They're a bit gunshy about committing to a new record, but if all goes well and the chemistry is still […]

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Greatest Indie Anthems

Just because it is now officially NME Thursday and everyone loves themed lists, how about we talk about the Greatest Indie Anthems ever… and what NME / Xfm and the general UK public think they are. The top 50 Greatest Indie Anthems as listed in NME:1. Oasis – 'Live Forever'2. Nirvana – 'Smells Like Teen […]

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Gorillaz in the Mist

Well, Damon Albarn must be bored with yet another project. According to NME, Albarn says that we've seen the last of the Gorillaz in album form – the only thing left is a potential film directed by Terry Gilliam (which is exciting in itself). Oddly though, the cartoon kids from the Gorillaz might not play […]

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Blur drummer runs for office… the UK scores again!

This just announced on BBC.com:  Dave Rowntree, Blur drummer, is running for office! The former computer engineer whose extra-curricular activities outside of Blur include owning an animation company, has announced he is to run for a seat on Westminster Council on May 3, 2007. Mr Rowntree, who is standing for Labour, admits he faces a […]

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Best of 2003: Imaginary Staffers Top 10 Lists

Char, Imaginary Girl All Girl Summer Fun Band, “2” Death Cab for Cutie, “Transatlanticism” Massive Attack, “100th Window” Outkast, “Speakerboxxx/The Love Below” Stellastarr*, “Stellastarr*” The Dandy Warhols, “Welcome To The Monkey House” The Fitness, “Call Me for Together” The Postal Service, “Give Up” Various Artists, “Lost in Translation” Soundtrack Visqueen, “King Me” Yeah Yeah Yeahs, […]

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AstroPOP! for May 2003

Imaginary rock and roll astrology CD reviews by Chilly C for May 2003 Taurus {April 20-May 20} You're feeling quite a bit, I daresay, licentious this month, Taurus. I feel it. You feel it. Your friends feel it (and trust me they don't want to feel it). How do you assuage this lust? Um, grab […]

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