Blur (Musical Group)

  • Music

    November 29, 2007

    Diagramming Modern English

    With a new four-CD retrospective, Rhino Records captures the agony and ecstasy of the golden age of Brit rock

  • Music

    March 9, 2006

    Ray Davies

    Other People's Lives (V2)

  • Film

    September 16, 2004

    Vile With a Smile

    Stephen Fry masterfully transcribes the wit of Waugh to the big screen

  • Music

    July 15, 2004

    Graham Coxon

    Happiness in Magazines (Transcopic)

  • Music

    March 20, 2003

    A Sad Salvation

    At SXSW, you couldn't hear the bad news over all that music

  • Music

    March 13, 2003

    Still Alright

    Enjoying Life on Other Planets, Supergrass grows up, but not old

  • Music

    January 9, 2003

    Cover Me

    The wave of local tribute bands isn't receding any time soon

  • Music

    August 22, 2002

    Blood Work

    Coldplay's success hasn't gone to Chris Martin's Head

  • Music

    May 9, 2002

    What To Do

    On its latest, The Promise Ring changes everything except its name. Almost.

  • Music

    May 2, 2002
  • Music

    March 28, 2002

    Break Away

    There's more to ...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead than wrecking stages. No, seriously.

  • Culture

    January 31, 2002

    Blind Leading the Bland

    DTC's Blur goes all fuzzy with its feel-good message

  • Music

    July 5, 2001

    The Nobody

    Marilyn Manson won't destroy the world, but he just might save it

  • Music

    June 7, 2001

    The Band Who

    Coldplay conquered America before its passport was even stamped

  • Music

    March 29, 2001

    Scene, Heard

    Just in case you missed it

  • Music

    January 4, 2001

    Scene, Heard

    Counting down the days 'til February

  • Music

    September 28, 2000

    Mandarin Makes Its Debut

    Chomsky, Brutal Juice and others make the news

  • Music

    June 29, 2000

    Tell it to the kids

    The members of Bis are growing up, but they're not grown-ups...yet

  • Music

    June 22, 2000

    The sound of Deep Ellum

    Or: How I went to London to find the next Jam, and found Rhett Miller instead

  • Music

    December 30, 1999
  • Music

    December 23, 1999

    Book 'em

    Separating the wheat from the chaff in this year's crop of rock-and-roll tomes

  • Music

    October 14, 1999

    You Beta, you bet

    The elusive Beta Band turns cuckoo clocks and laser gunshots into definition-dodging sounds that -- somehow -- make perfect sense

  • Music

    August 8, 1996

    The (British) empire strikes back

    Ash tries to live up to the hype