"1992" as written by Damon Albarn, Graham Coxon, Steven Alexander James and David Rowntree....
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  • +4
    General CommentI think gibbler's point on 1992 being a bad year for Blur makes sense, but it's important to recognise another possible meaning. 1992 was the year in which Damon first got with Justine Frischmann, and 1998--the year prior to '13' being released--was the year they broke up.

    In a way, the song's a dark recap of Damon's post-Leisure personal life, in particular his relationship with Justine, but also the direction Blur's music was taking at the time.

    A brilliant song, with--fittingly--oblique lyrics.
    adsidera612on June 18, 2007   Link
  • +2
    General CommentThis song is so surreal. The whole album is so atmospheric- it really does create a mood. It's unexplainable.
    AlamoBasementon February 10, 2006   Link
  • +2
    General Comment1992 was hard year for blur. They had already one album and were on tour, but they didn´t really success. This is what the song is about.
    gibbleron August 11, 2006   Link
  • +1
    General Commentthe song makes me be in a sad mood for some time.One of the saddest in the 13 album
    amelieleeon January 27, 2005   Link
  • +1
    General Commentoutstanding song. incredibly produced.
    Contristoon February 15, 2005   Link
  • +1
    General Commentactually this song was called 1992 because that was the year it was written; the original song is from the Modern Life Is Rubbish sessions.
    _space_on June 28, 2007   Link
  • +1
    General CommentThis song makes me cry every time I listen to it :'(
    TripleJayon July 22, 2011   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthis song is amazing, its such a trip
    andresl7on March 26, 2010   Link
  • 0
    General Commentit the best song it help me relax <3
    BeckyBlurAlbarnon June 27, 2011   Link
  • 0
    General Comment1. Correction to lyrics -- its not oblique. Damon clearly says, "I was being ugly."

    2. The best part is the insane instrumental haze beginning at 2:30 and continuing for the rest of the song.
    Friendlyon November 20, 2013   Link

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