One of our favourite bands just announced some huge news!

Great news for Blur fans as they have announced they are releasing a brand new album! The album, called The Magic Whip will be the band’s first album together in over sixteen years.

Blur announced the exciting news on Facebook, writing: “Finally, we can confirm that we will be releasing an album, ‘The Magic Whip’ on April 27th, our first as a four-piece in 16 years!”

Fans can pre-order the highly anticipated album on Amazon and iTunes now. They also announced that they will headline BST Hyde Park on the 20th June, which we have no doubt fans will be delighted about.

Here’s a reminder of the genius that is Blur: