Graham Coxon
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1969-03-12
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Graham Coxon

Graham Coxon Biography (Wikipedia)

Graham Leslie Coxon (born 12 March 1969) is an English musician, singer-songwriter and painter who came to prominence as a founding member of the rock band Blur. As the group's lead guitarist and secondary vocalist, Coxon is featured on seven of Blur's studio albums, from 1991's Leisure to 2015's The Magic Whip, despite being absent from the group from 2002 to 2008 owing to a dispute with the other members during the recording of 2003's Think Tank. He has also led a solo career since 1998. As well as being a musician, Coxon is a visual artist: he designed the cover art for all his solo albums as well as Blur's 13 (1999).

Coxon plays several instruments and records his albums with little assistance from session musicians. Q magazine critic Adrian Deevoy has written: "Coxon is an astonishing musician. His restless playing style – all chord slides, rapid pulloffs, mini-arpeggios and fractured runs – seems to owe more to his saxophone training than any conventional guitar tuition." An innovative lead guitarist, he has been described by Oasis bandleader Noel Gallagher as "one of the most talented guitarists of his generation." Coxon was voted the 15th greatest guitarist of the last 30 years in a 2010 BBC poll.

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Graham Coxon Performances & Interviews


Graham Coxon Tracks

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Spectacular
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Spectacular
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Freakin' Out
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Freakin' Out
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Bittersweet Bundle of Misery
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Bittersweet Bundle of Misery
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Standing on My Own Again
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Standing on My Own Again
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Ribbons And Leaves
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Ribbons And Leaves
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You & I
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You & I
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Bottom Bunk
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Bottom Bunk
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Walking All Day
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Walking All Day
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Saturday Night
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Saturday Night
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Falling
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Falling
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What'll It Take
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What'll It Take
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Flights To The Sea
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Flights To The Sea
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Light Up Your Candles
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Light Up Your Candles
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Searching for Lambs (feat. Graham Coxon)
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Searching for Lambs (feat. Graham Coxon)
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Brave the Storm
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Brave the Storm
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What Will It Take - Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank 2012
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What Will It Take - Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank 2012
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Past BBC Events

12 Hours to Please Me
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Abbey Road Studios
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2013
12 Hours to Please Me

12 Hours to Please Me

Abbey Road Studios
Reading + Leeds: 2012
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Reading
Leeds
2012-08-24T22:09:46
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Aug
2012
Reading + Leeds: 2012

Reading + Leeds: 2012

Reading
Glastonbury: 2011
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2011-06-25T22:09:46
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Jun
2011

Glastonbury: 2011

Worthy Farm, Pilton

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