Africa Express in Carlisle

The Blur frontman is part of a music collective of 80 musicians around the world arriving in Carlisle for a day of free gigs and music workshops.

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Damon Albarn brings Africa Express to Carlisle

The Blur and Gorillaz frontman Damon Albarn is arriving at Carlisle Station later with his music collective Africa Express.

The group of 80 musicians from around the world usually get together for events like Glastonbury Festival, but this week they are touring the country playing free gigs instead.

Damon Albarn was mobbed by fans when the group arrived in Middlesbrough earlier this week Credit: ITV

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