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    Has Blur announced any US dates?

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    No idea.

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    Black Lips/King Khan & BBQ Show - 9/12 - J. Lorraine Ghost Town

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    Coming from a site whose front page feature is "Celebrity Big Brother is Back," this doesn't mean all that much. It doesn't change the level of expectation I had of them being there at all.

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    Yeah, it's all good.

    Just thought I'd share.

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    NIN/Soundgarden/ - 8/14 - Austin 360
    Woods - 8/20 - Holy Mountain
    Jamie xx - 8/27 - The Mohawk
    Little Dragon - 8/31 - Moody Theater
    Ty Segall - 9/5 - The Mohawk
    Seth Troxler - 9/5 - Vulcan Gas Company
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    Let's ask Perez Hilton. His ghostwriters scooped APW, after all.
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    Wait a minute, Dale Gribble isn't from Tucson...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Amneeziac View Post
    Coming from a site whose front page feature is "Celebrity Big Brother is Back," this doesn't mean all that much. It doesn't change the level of expectation I had of them being there at all.
    Celeb Big Brother is a big deal in the UK. You can't run any sort of publication without covering it. It'd be like overlooking the SuperBowl here.

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    The CIA was onto me. I have a new identity. "Rusty Shackleford."

    Boris - 7/29 - The Mohawk
    NIN/Soundgarden/ - 8/14 - Austin 360
    Woods - 8/20 - Holy Mountain
    Jamie xx - 8/27 - The Mohawk
    Little Dragon - 8/31 - Moody Theater
    Ty Segall - 9/5 - The Mohawk
    Seth Troxler - 9/5 - Vulcan Gas Company
    Black Lips/King Khan & BBQ Show - 9/12 - J. Lorraine Ghost Town

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    Really is Blur a headliner? In America?
    "It's in the K" - Martha Stewart

    Since the show list is very minimal...
    August 29 // Chemical Brothers w/ Chromeo & Yacht @ Hollywood Bowl
    September 26 // Vampire Weekend w/ Beach House & the Very Best @ Hollywood Bowl
    October 5 // ARCADE FIRE @ Henry Miller Library
    October 13 // Corin Tucker Band @ The El Rey
    (someone should give me Sufjan Stevens tickets, aint got none of those)

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    Quote Originally Posted by beavington View Post
    Really is Blur a headliner? In America?
    Subheadliner, Gorillaz are bigger here.
    "Choke on that Causality!"


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    I don't give a shit if the Killers are playing; I'll watch something else-even if it's watching the poor churro man get trampled by stoners.

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    Quote Originally Posted by beavington View Post
    Really is Blur a headliner? In America?
    Well...there are better then JJ or The Killers...
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    Quote Originally Posted by TeamCoachellaHellYeah View Post
    Well...there are better then JJ or The Killers...
    I am not saying who is better, but who is a bigger draw really. I just dont see people flocking to see Blur.

    Any time I saw them I do not recall it being sold out. (Which was the Palladium and the SB Bowl)

    Plus I really dont think the Killers are a Coachella type of band. I just dont see it.
    Last edited by beavington; 01-03-2009 at 10:54 AM.
    "It's in the K" - Martha Stewart

    Since the show list is very minimal...
    August 29 // Chemical Brothers w/ Chromeo & Yacht @ Hollywood Bowl
    September 26 // Vampire Weekend w/ Beach House & the Very Best @ Hollywood Bowl
    October 5 // ARCADE FIRE @ Henry Miller Library
    October 13 // Corin Tucker Band @ The El Rey
    (someone should give me Sufjan Stevens tickets, aint got none of those)

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    Quote Originally Posted by TeamCoachellaHellYeah View Post
    Well...there are better then JJ or The Killers...
    truer words cannot be said.
    "Choke on that Causality!"


    Quote Originally Posted by captncrzy View Post
    I don't give a shit if the Killers are playing; I'll watch something else-even if it's watching the poor churro man get trampled by stoners.

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    Not sure about them headlining...

    Boris - 7/29 - The Mohawk
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    Woods - 8/20 - Holy Mountain
    Jamie xx - 8/27 - The Mohawk
    Little Dragon - 8/31 - Moody Theater
    Ty Segall - 9/5 - The Mohawk
    Seth Troxler - 9/5 - Vulcan Gas Company
    Black Lips/King Khan & BBQ Show - 9/12 - J. Lorraine Ghost Town

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    another excellent article:


    P Diddy made sure New York revellers got back from the ball safely on New Year's Eve by teaming up with City Taxi & Limousine Commission to give people free rides home.

    Diddy said: "New York is the most iconic New Year's Eve city. Let's show everyone a holiday celebration doesn't end on the stroke of midnight, but when everyone gets home safely." Pimp my New Year or what...
    Then I will hold you down and spit her percolations all over you until you're as greasy as the day she regrets pushing your big fat ass out her big fat cunt.

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    P. Diddy is quite the philanthropist indeed.

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    Woods - 8/20 - Holy Mountain
    Jamie xx - 8/27 - The Mohawk
    Little Dragon - 8/31 - Moody Theater
    Ty Segall - 9/5 - The Mohawk
    Seth Troxler - 9/5 - Vulcan Gas Company
    Black Lips/King Khan & BBQ Show - 9/12 - J. Lorraine Ghost Town

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    Quote Originally Posted by RedThom View Post
    Subheadliner, Gorillaz are bigger here.
    STOP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    This newspaper is quite often wrong. I think this article makes it no more or less likely that they'll be there.
    Quote Originally Posted by JustSteve View Post
    well, for all intensive porpoises it is, will sell out within seconds tomorrow.
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    I'd like Blur to headline, seeing as that would give them a bigger time slot. Gorillaz has a new album coming out also. If Damon were to do a Gorillaz -> Blur, then I think that would be a good set-up for ticket sales, depending on how the rest of the day is.

    But still, I don't know if Blur would start everything with Coachella. I'm sure they're all cool with Paul T and Goldenvoice. I mean, Blur has been to Coachella before, and The Good, The Bad, and The Queen were able to play their entire album in 2007; but Blur is such a British band. I can't see them making their first show in America.
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    Quote Originally Posted by panchobot View Post
    Has Blur announced any US dates?
    No.

    Quote Originally Posted by beavington View Post
    Really is Blur a headliner? In America?
    Yes.

    Quote Originally Posted by RedThom View Post
    Subheadliner, Gorillaz are bigger here.
    If you're under the age of 25, that maybe true, if you're over the age of 25, the opposite is true...

    & you won't convince me that Gorillaz have had more singles, just more videos (but since we're talking about an animated-visual band, that's bound to be the case, isn't it?)


    Quote Originally Posted by Alchemy View Post
    I'd like Blur to headline, seeing as that would give them a bigger time slot. Gorillaz has a new album coming out also. If Damon were to do a Gorillaz -> Blur, then I think that would be a good set-up for ticket sales... But still, I don't know if Blur would start everything with Coachella.
    Gorillaz -> Blur would be fucking EPIC!

    but yeah, I would be shocked if Blur started their reunion comeback at Coachella... but i've also predicted that their first US show will be Coachella 2010
    Last edited by Xenocide; 01-03-2009 at 11:31 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Alchemy View Post
    I'd like Blur to headline, seeing as that would give them a bigger time slot. Gorillaz has a new album coming out also. If Damon were to do a Gorillaz -> Blur, then I think that would be a good set-up for ticket sales, depending on how the rest of the day is.

    But still, I don't know if Blur would start everything with Coachella. I'm sure they're all cool with Paul T and Goldenvoice. I mean, Blur has been to Coachella before, and The Good, The Bad, and The Queen were able to play their entire album in 2007; but Blur is such a British band. I can't see them making their first show in America.
    I think this argument came up before and to that I said....Daft Punk...big French act that decided to make their pyramid debut at Coachella...
    Quote Originally Posted by TomAz View Post
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    Quote Originally Posted by TeamCoachellaHellYeah View Post
    I think this argument came up before and to that I said....Daft Punk...big French act that decided to make their pyramid debut at Coachella...
    i hope you're right... i really, REALLY do...

    but check the article, the only quote or source is this:
    Our source says: "Coachella is huge."

    wow, way to go out on a limb.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Xenocide View Post
    i hope you're right... i really, REALLY do...

    but check the article, the only quote or source is this:
    Our source says: "Coachella is huge."

    wow, way to go out on a limb.
    Don't fool yourself though...this article has been re written like 14 different times by all sorts of newspapers...I am just saying that Coachella has done some amazing things...and based on that if Blur did their 1st show there, I wouldn't be surprised...
    Quote Originally Posted by TomAz View Post
    Reviewers who note the size of the crowd are dumb fucks.
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    I would take Blur as a headliner over 95% of the crap pushed by this board... easily.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Xenocide View Post
    I would take Blur as a headliner over 95% of the crap pushed by this board... easily.
    I would too actually...not in my top 10 headliners but it would make up for JJ and all the talk about The Killers...whether I would watch them would depend on whether something epic was on the other stages (FSOL, Fever Ray, Royskopp...)
    Quote Originally Posted by TomAz View Post
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    i would put them in my top ten headliner choices, easily (and most of those ten would be longshot, wish acts)...

    i can only think of a handful of acts i'd skip Blur for in a conflict, and most of them GV probably won't book anyway... pussies.



    Blur >>>>>>>>>>>> JJ
    Blur >>>>>>>>>>> Coldplay
    Blur >>>>>>>>> Morrissey
    Blur >>>>>>> The Killers
    Blur >>>>>> U2
    Blur >>>> Neil Young
    Blur >>> Radiohead (yes, i said it!)
    Blur >> Oasis
    Blur > No Doubt
    Last edited by Xenocide; 01-03-2009 at 12:02 PM.

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    " Blur >>> Radiohead (yes, i said it!)"

    That outta upset some folks.

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    fuck em.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Xenocide View Post
    i would put them in my top ten headliner choices, easily (and most of those ten would be longshot, wish acts)...

    i can only think of a handful of acts i'd skip Blur for in a conflict, and most of them GV probably won't book anyway... pussies.



    Blur >>>>>>>>>>>> JJ
    Blur >>>>>>>>>>> Coldplay
    Blur >>>>>>>>> Morrissey
    Blur >>>>>>> The Killers
    Blur >>>>>> U2
    Blur >>>> Neil Young
    Blur >>> Radiohead (yes, i said it!)
    Blur >> Oasis
    Blur > No Doubt

    there is sooo many things wrong here...yes I said it..
    No way in hell is Blur simply > No Doubt. More like
    Blur >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> No Doubt

    and as far as Neil Young
    Neil Young >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>Blur
    Last edited by TeamCoachellaHellYeah; 01-03-2009 at 03:19 PM.
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    Reviewers who note the size of the crowd are dumb fucks.
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