Watch the Video for Blur's "Under the Westway"

Music News
Watch the Video for Blur's "Under the Westway"

Earlier this week, Blur unveiled two new songs, “Under the Westway” and “The Puritan,” via a live video stream on Twitter. The English four-piece, who have reunited after years of separation and months of speculation, wrote the songs in honor of the 2012 Summer Olympics.

The new material is a small sampling of what fans can expect during the band’s performance at London’s Hyde Park on Aug. 12, which will bring the games to a close. The Specials and New Order are also set to perform.

While the two tracks are currently available for download online, Blur plans to release a limited edition 7-inch single on Aug. 6. Check out the in-studio performance of “Under the Westway” below.