Graham Coxon is an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and painter. As Blur’s guitarist, he steered the band from their neo-psychedelic beginnings, through mod revivalism, Britpop and ultimately, more experimental indie before parting ways. Before leaving Blur, he began releasing a series of album’s that vacillate between folk and punk.
Graham Leslie Coxon was born March 12th, 1969, in Rinteln, Lower Saxony, West Germany. As a child in Colchester, England he befriended Darmon Albarn, a fellow student as the Stanway Comprehensive School. He also appeared on the BBC children's show Blue Peter twice, playing clarinet. Albarn later formed the synthpop duo Two's a Crowd. The two were... Read More