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Damon Albarn, the xx, Oasis, Disclosure, More Slam Brexit Vote

June 24, 2016 | by Kevin Lozano and Amy Phillips | Source: Pitchfork

Photo credit: Damon Albarn (Photo by Samir Hussein/Redferns); The xx (Photo by Brill/ullstein bild via Getty Images); Oasis (Photo by Ebet Roberts/Redferns)

Musicians and industry figures express fear and dismay after the UK votes to leave the European Union

Last night, in a historic referendum, Britain voted to leave the European Union. Many musicians and industry figures who supported remaining in the EU took to social media to express dismay at the result. (The "Brexit" will have far-reaching implications for the music industry. Read an explanation of what it all means in “The UK Leaving the EU Would Change the European Music Industry” on the Pitch.) Below, find comments from Damon Albarn, the xx, both Noel and Liam Gallagher, Disclosure, Bat for Lashes, Lily Allen, Johnny Marr, Stormzy, and many more.

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