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Gaz Coombes (Ex-Supergrass) Announces New Album, Shares New Song “Deep Pockets”

World's Strongest Man Due Out May 4 via Hot Fruit/Caroline International

Jan 11, 2018

Former Supergrass frontman Gaz Coombes has announced a new solo album, World's Strongest Man, and shared its first single, "Deep Pockets." World's Strongest Man is due out May 4 via Hot Fruit/Caroline International. More

Jul 29, 2015

Former Supergrass frontman Gaz Coombes released a solo album, Matador, back in January. Now he has shared a reworked and extended version of the album's title track, now titled "Matador (Da Capo)," via its video.  More

Watch: Suede, Spiritualized, Super Furry Animals, and Other ‘90s British Bands at Glastonbury 2015

Plus: Belle and Sebastian, Paul Weller, and Supergrass' Gaz Coombes

Jun 29, 2015

At Glastonbury this past weekend, a lot of British bands who made their marks in the 1990s performed. The BBC has posted an impressive amount of videos from the festival and so we decided to collect those performances from '90s heroes, all of whom are still going strong today. More

Jun 04, 2015

For old school fans of the band it's hard to believe that Supergrass' debut album is now 20 years old. I Should Coco was released in May 1995 and possessed such a youthful energy (Supergrass' members were still in their teens when it was recorded) that it's hard to imagine the record ever aging. It remains one of the classics of the mid-'90s Britpop movement and now the band (who formed in Oxford, England) are reissuing it on June 15 via Parlophone. More

Listen: Gaz Coombes - “20/20”

Matador Out Jan. 26

Dec 04, 2014

Gaz Coombes will release his sophomore solo album, Matador, next month, and now you can listen to a cut from the album, "20/20." Matador is the follow-up to 2012's Here Come The Bombs, and is due out January 26. Check it out below. More

Nov 17, 2014

Former Supergrass frontman Gaz Coombes has announced the release of his sophomore solo album, Matador. More

Sep 19, 2012

Earlier this year former Supergrass frontman Gaz Coombes released his debut solo album Gaz Coombes Presents ... Here Come the Bombs. More

Listen: Gaz Coombes - “Sub-Divider”

Here Come the Bombs Out in May

Mar 01, 2012

Despite the fact that Britpop all-stars Supergrass played their final show two years ago, frontman Gaz Coombes has clearly been hard at work prepping for his first solo outing, Here Come the BombsMore

Jul 12, 2010

Treasure Island has announced its lineup for the 2010 festival, held October 16th and 17th on Treasure Island in the middle of the San Francisco Bay. Split evenly between dance music and indie rockers, headliners includeLCD Soundsystem and Deadmau5 (Saturday) and Belle & Sebastian and The National (Sunday). We have the full lineup.  More

Videos From Final Supergrass Show

Time to Pull Out Your Hankies

Jun 17, 2010

Still smarting from the demise of Supergrass? Well, here’s something to take off a bit of the sting: videos from their last ever show in Paris.  More

Supergrass No More, Band Announces Farewell Shows

Cite “Seventeen-Year-Itch” as Cause

Apr 12, 2010

After seventeen years and six studio albums, British rockers Supergrass are calling it a day. We have their final tour dates. More

Jun 18, 2009

Producer Nigel Godrich, known for his work with Radiohead and Beck, has united with Supergrass’ Gaz Coombes and Danny Goffey on a sideproject. More


Interviews

2017 Artist Survey: Gaz Coombes

The Former Supergrass Frontman on the "Me Too" Movement and Sexual Harassment, Richard Pryor, Donald Trump, and Not Being a Dick

Jan 12, 2018

For Under the Radar's 15th annual Artist Survey we emailed some of our favorite artists a few questions relating to the last year. We asked them about their favorite albums of the year and their thoughts on various notable 2017 news stories involving either the music industry or world events, as well as some quirkier personal questions.  More