Blur Debuts Two New Songs Live on Twitter
Blur has debuted two new songs ‘Under the Westway’ and ‘The Puritan’ live on their Twitter feed @blurofficial. They were filmed and streamed completely live from a secret UK location. The songs which have never been publicly performed are written for the upcoming 2012 London Olympics.
Damon Albarn said “I wrote these songs for Hyde Park and I’m really excited about getting out there and playing for them, for the people.” Both songs are available on iTunes with a limited edition 7″ single will be released by Parlophone on August 6, 2012. Blur will perform in Hyde Park on August 12, 2012 to coincide with the closing ceremony of the Olympics.