Damon Albarn - Dr Dee

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Album Review

Release date: 07 May 2012

Damon Albarn - Dr Dee

Damon Albarn - 'Dr Dee'

Has its moments, but in the end, isn’t medieval life rubbish?

With the clock running on the Blur reunion and Gorillaz on indefinite hiatus due to ‘crayonist differences’, Damon Albarn’s first solo album seems like a chance to truly glimpse one of music’s most adventurous minds. A new era of Albarnism? More like 16th-century Bedlam’s inmates performing a musical adaptation of Dr Faustus . Seems Damon’s ‘this is me’ album will have to...

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  • May 8, 2012

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Damon Albarn plays 'Song 2' live for the first time without Blur – watch

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