Category: Classic Rock


  1. Nibei
    The Great Escape is the fourth studio album by the English rock band Blur, released on 11 September on Food and Virgin Records. The album reached number one on the UK Albums Chart and charted in the top 10 in more than ten countries around the world. Less than a year after the album was released, it was certified triple platinum in the UK.
  2. Mazutaxe
    The Great Escape Blur Rock · Preview Editors' Notes The Great Escape presents a merry-go-round of British pop pleasures. Chamber music and psychedelia intersect to create the tipsy glow of “Ernold Same,” while the band’s sharp-tongued brashness stokes “Entertain Me,” a cocktail of punk and disco. Globe Alone.
  3. Fenridal
    Extremely inventive and filled with more melancholy character sketches, this album takes its cues from great English pop from the Kinks to XTC and skews it through modern, cynical eyes. Disc Has A Small Scratch. Clear Cd Tray Shows Print On Back Insert. (grading Is For The Inserts, Not The Case.).
  4. Tonos
    View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of The Great Escape on Discogs. Label: Parlophone - 8 2 0,Food - 8 2 0 • Format: CD Album • Country: Europe • Genre: Rock • Style: Brit Pop, Indie Rock – Blur: Globe Alone/5(8).
  5. Nim
    Feb 12,  · Globe Alone taken from the album The Great Escape including the singles Stereotypes, Country House, Charmless Man and The Universal.
  6. Tajora
    Blur The Great Escape Review. Album. Released The Great Escape was the record that, if it didn’t kill Britpop, certainly tore down the bunting from the party. 12 Globe Alone;
  7. Malaramar
    Jul 30,  · On its release Blur's The Great Escape was heaped with praise: NME dubbed it a 9/10 'near Masterpiece', Melody Maker implausibly went with 12/ The monthlies followed in near-universal acclaim and the album entered the charts at number .
  8. Sak
    The Great Escape is Blur's very own Arthur (Or the Decline and Fall of the British Empire), an archly satirical look at the bourgeois class working, drinking, fucking, purchasing, caught in ruts and with no dreams to speak of, everyone lonely and disconnected from their neighbours.

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