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Blur Announce New Compilation
The Quietus , May 20th, 2009 09:14

For those who missed out first time...

Blur are to release a new compilation to tie in with their forthcoming reunion gigs. And no, it isn't a cash-in, but aimed at those unfortunates too young to have encountered the band in their 90s heyday.

The record will be called Midlife: A Beginners Guide To Blur, and the tracklisting runs a little something like this:

CD1

'Beetlebum'
'Girls & Boys'
'For Tomorrow'
'Coffee & TV'
'Out Of Time'
'Blue Jeans'
'Song 2'
'Bugman'
'He Thought Of Cars'
'Death Of A Party'
'The Universal'
'Sing'
'This Is A Low'

CD2

'Tender'
'She's So High'
'Chemical World'
'Good Song'
'Parklife'
'Advert'
'Popscene'
'Stereotypes'
'Trimm Trabb'
'Badhead'
'Strange News From Another Star'
'Battery In Your Leg'

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