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It’s All A Blur

Thursday 25th June / presented by Adam Trainer

It’s not often you get to talk to your musical heroes, so when some time on the phone with Blur drummer Dave Rowntree came up, RTRFM’s Adam Trainer jumped at the chance.

The Britpop pioneers have made a triumphant return with their latest album The Magic Whip, and they’ll be in Perth next month.

Dave – who’s a criminal solicitor when he’s not bashing the drums – talked about Hong Kong, where the new album was partially written and recorded, the state of the music industry and global politics.

But first, Adam started with an obvious question for a member of one of the biggest bands of the Britpop era…

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