Damon Albarn was on BBC Radio this weekend chatting it up with a few blokes you may have heard of in Idris Elba and The Clash’s Paul Simonon when he decided to break out “Whirlwind”, an instrumental track from the Gorillaz’ Plastic Beach sessions. Stream it here.
Nobody knows how to throw a whimsical and daring house party quite like Gorillaz. After Converse sponsored a party at their plush London flat, the morning after sits in. 2D and Murdoc are obviously hung over while a guy who we think is Andre 3000 finds himself everywhere from in the shower to in the […]
When this cut premiered on BBC Radio yesterday, Zane Lowe repeatedly asked “can we get a new OutKast album please” when Dre 3000 finished his verse. The statements were well deserved as the ATLien launched into a minute freestyle touching on the Geto Boys and the fabled gorilla Willie B. who lived in Zoo Atlanta […]
Snoop’s 11th solo album hits stores on March 29th. Like many of his previous efforts, this one is feature heavy with Bootsy Collins leading the opener and then plenty of guest work from the likes of Devin the Dude, E-40, Young Jeezy and R. Kelly but surprising ones from Kanye West, John Legend, Gorillaz & […]
Free albums from great bands are usually a treat to supporting fans. The Gorillaz have already had a great 2010 with the release of Plastic Beach and now thanks to the use of technology, the band is releasing an album created with the sole use of an iPad. Released on Christmas Day, The Fall contains […]
[vodpod id=Video.4916764&w=590&h=384&fv=m%3D107026564%26type%3Dvideo%26a%3D0] Once upon a time the lead singer of Blur decided to make a cartoon band. The result from Damon Alban’s creative work usually resulted in a dope album every five years or so and fans left salivating but satisfied in anticipation for a new Gorillaz release. After the wonderful release of Plastic Beach […]
It’s no secret that Pharrell and co. love to tour and this one will be no exception as the animated trio will join the already animated Gorillaz for a 18 stop North American tour. On top of these two groups hitting the road? De La Soul, Little Dragon & Bobby Womack are also slated for […]
[vodpod id=Video.3832786&w=510&h=382&fv=] Plastic Beach is in stores now.
[vodpod id=Video.3152171&w=450&h=350&fv=] For the alternative heads out there, the band’s third effort Plastic Beach drops next Tuesday.