Damon Albarn’s Five-Hour Set Ends When He’s Carried Off the Stage

That must have been a good gig at Roskilde in Denmark. Damon Albarn and his collective known as African Express was asked to close the festival–which they did with a five-hour set.  It went so far beyond curfew–4am in fact–that a roadie ended the show by physically removing Albarn from the stage so everyone could go home.

More at The Guardian. (Via Larry)

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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