Lovely but bonkers Blur video for new single Lonesome Street

Date
2 April 2015
Reading Time
1 minute read

Blur used to be up for starring in their videos, back when they were all so good-looking that girls used to actually camp outside Damon Albarn’s house. I don’t know about the yoof of today and what they’re into, but I think I speak for all of the women in the It’s Nice That studio when I say that I still fancy each and every band member a LOT. With that in mind I was slightly disappointed when I saw they weren’t featured in this new video by Ben Reed. Still, you can’t complain when you’re met with a cool old Chinese guy with sweet moves having a good old shuffle in an old village hall with a bunch of women and a dove. Nice work. And welcome back Blur, let me know where’s best to pitch my tent.

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Blur: Lonesome Street. Directed by Ben Reed

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Blur: Lonesome Street. Directed by Ben Reed

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Blur: Lonesome Street. Directed by Ben Reed

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Blur: Lonesome Street. Directed by Ben Reed

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Blur: Lonesome Street. Directed by Ben Reed

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Liv Siddall

Liv joined It’s Nice That as an intern in 2011 and worked across online, print and events, and was latterly Features Editor before leaving in May 2015.

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