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Blur Announce New Album The Magic Whip, Share "Go Out" Lyric Video

posted Feb 19, 2015, 9:37 AM by Unknown user

First new album in 12 years

By Amy Phillips and Zoe Camp on February 19, 2015 at 9:09 a.m. EST

Blur Announce New Album The Magic Whip, Share

Blur have announced The Magic Whip, their first album since 2003's Think Tank. That's the album art up there. It's out April 27 internationally and April 28 in the U.S. Listen to new track "Go Out" below, via a lyric video.

The announcement was made via a live streamed press conference from a Chinese restaurant in London hosted by Zane Lowe. Today is the first day of the Chinese New Year. 

Blur also announced they're going to perform at Hyde Park in London on June 20. When asked if they're going to perform in America, the band replied, "maybe, if anyone's interested." 

"Go Out":

YouTube Video