A treasure trove of unreleased Blur tracks and rarities will be
released as part of a huge reissue campaign later this year,
The band have announced plans to re-release all seven albums on
July 30 as part of a definitive box-set collection which will also
include over 130 rarities, 3 DVDs, a collector's edition book
featuring a rare photos, a previously unheard interview with the
band and a special limited edition 7" vinyl.
The collection will be known as '21' as the set will be comprised
of 21 discs. All five of the band's first five studio albums -
Leisure, Modern Life is Rubbish, Parklife, The Great Escape and
their 1997 self-titled effort - have all been digitally remastered
for the mammoth reissue campaign.
In related news Damon Albarn and co be performing at the London
Olympic Closing party on August 12 and are also scheduled to
headline Sweden's Way Out West festival also in August.