Blur British Summer Time Hyde Park concert
Updated: 23 February 2015
This summer Blur will return to play a gigantic open-air concert in London along with releasing their first album in 12 years.
The Britpop pioneers have confirmed they will play London’s BST Hyde Park festival this summer. They will headline the huge festival on Saturday 21 June.
The Hyde Park concert follows the release of Blur’s eighth album, The Magic Whip, and first since Think Tank. The Magic Whip includes the band’s original line-up of Damon Albarn, Graham Coxon, Alex James and Dave Rowntree.
Blur will become the first band to headline BST Hyde Park when they perform on the main stage this summer. British Summer Time Hyde Park festival takes place annually in the centre of London at Hyde Park. The event, which usually spans over 10-days, includes a number of headline performances for this biggest music stars. This year Blur will join Kylie Minogue, Taylor Swift and The Who on the 2015 line-up.
Along with the music BST Hyde Park is a huge summer party that incorporates comedy, theatre, food and a diverse entertainment programme.