VIDEO: Gorillaz (feat. Andre 3000 and James Murphy) “DoYaThing”

February 29th, 2012 · Comments Off on VIDEO: Gorillaz (feat. Andre 3000 and James Murphy) “DoYaThing”

Jamie Hewlett’s CGI version of  Gorillaz is kind of amazing. Best video I’ve seen in a long time. And Damon Albarn has penned another infectious jam. Throw in James Murphy and Andre 3000, and it’s even harder to resist. All in the name of Converse.

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Gorillaz Strip Down for BBC And Cover The XX

November 23rd, 2010 · Comments Off on Gorillaz Strip Down for BBC And Cover The XX

Gorillaz recently played an intimate live set for BBC1 Radio’s Live Lounge, where they did stripped down version of “On Melancholy Hill” and “Doncamatic”, as well as this excellent cover of The xx’s “Crystalised.” I’m kind of obsessed with this cover, as it’s one of my favorite people in the world singing one of my […]

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Gorillaz Play Letterman And Like It So Much They Play for 45 Minutes

October 8th, 2010 · Comments Off on Gorillaz Play Letterman And Like It So Much They Play for 45 Minutes

Gorillaz rolled into the Ed Sullivan Theater yesterday to play “Rhinestone Eyes” (can’t get enough of that keyboard line in the chorus) for The Late Show with David Letterman. The audience was then treated to a bonus 45 minute set that CBS was kind enough to post on its website for your enjoyment:

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More new Blur 7″s on the way

May 11th, 2010 · Comments Off on More new Blur 7″s on the way

With all the excitement and success of Blur’s limited Record Store Day release, “Fool’s Day”, lead singer Damon Albarn has confirmed that the band is “definitely going to do a few more of those seven-inches.” Fans waiting for a new album shouldn’t get their hopes up, however, as Albarn is tied up with Gorillaz duties […]

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Gorillaz’ Rider: Jar of self-righteous organic peanut butter

March 5th, 2010 · Comments Off on Gorillaz’ Rider: Jar of self-righteous organic peanut butter

The Guardian’s Dr. John Briffa deconstructs the health benefits (or lack thereof) in the Gorillaz’ rider. Murdoc’s rider • A magnum of Dom Perignon 98 – love this mixed with orange juice • Rum – Murdoc home-brew special. Must be at room temperature • Malibu x 2 large bottles – beats having to climb coconut […]

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Stream: DJ Scratch “Too Late” (featuring Damon Albarn Taleb Kweli)

April 24th, 2009 · Comments Off on Stream: DJ Scratch “Too Late” (featuring Damon Albarn Taleb Kweli)

Who knew Damon Albarn’s voice would lend itself so well to slow-burning hip-hop beats and flashy turntablisms? He’s more than proved himself in that context thanks to Gorillaz’ unexpected worldwide success, and now DJ Scratch has tapped Albarn’s distinctive croon for his second solo record. He’s in esteemed (give or take) company, as Kanye West, […]

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