Noel Gallagher settles Britpop feud with Blur
Adam Sherwin is Media Correspondent at The Independent and an award-winning writer who specialises in covering the entertainment, broadcasting, music and popular culture industries. Previously Media writer and diarist at The Times, he was a co-founder of the Beehive City media and entertainment website. As regular contributor to BBC London 94.9 Radio station, he was named Music Business writer of the year at the awards of influential music industry site Record of the Day in 2006.
Wednesday 05 December 2012
Britpop's longest feud will be laid to rest when Noel Gallagher performs with Blur duo Damon Albarn and Graham Coxon at a Royal Albert Hall charity concert.
Gallagher, the Oasis songwriter, will headline a concert featuring his former rivals in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust next March.
A "battle of the bands" for the No 1 slot at the height of Britpop in 1995 sparked a bitter feud between Noel and Liam Gallagher and the members of Blur.
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