Posts Tagged ‘gorillaz’

Gorillaz Co-Creator Jamie Hewllet Confirms Band’s Return

Despite the fact that Damon Albarn told NME earlier last year that he could put out a Gorillaz record at any time, the fate of the collective looked uncertain due to Albarn and co-creator Jamie Hewllet’s... Read more »

Here’s James Blake’s Harmonimix Remix of Gorillaz’ “Feel Good Inc.”

Under the moniker Harmonimix, James Blake has been flipping select hip-hop songs to create imaginative—and often eerie—remixes. The most recent offering from the Harmonimix vault is a rework of Gorillaz’s most beloved song, the De La... Read more »

Video: Vic Mensa Performs “Clint Eastwood” with Damon Albarn at Governors Ball 2014

Last night was the final evening for NYC’s Governors Ball, and as festivals normally go, performers from the last day brought on stage some very special guests. During Damon Albarn’s set, Vic Mensa, who turned 21... Read more »

Watch Snoop Dogg and Deltron 3030 Perform “Clint Eastwood” with Damon Albarn

Shed a tear if you weren’t at The FADER Fort at SXSW last night, as by the sounds of it, Snoop Dogg and Deltron 3030 joining Damon Albarn on stage probably won’t happen again. Performing Gorillaz’s... Read more »

The 20 Best Music Side Projects

While some of us are struggling to hold onto our chosen vocation or conjure up enough motivation to have a hobby other than socially-sanctioned binge drinking or procrastinating on the internet until we fall asleep in... Read more »

The 25 Best Songs Under 2 Minutes

In all forms of art and expression, sometimes less is more. There’s an art to getting right to the point, chopping off all the extra and presenting an idea as succinctly as possible. In music, this... Read more »

Trey Anastasio – “Clint Eastwood” (Gorillaz Cover)

Trey Anastasio (Phish‘s frontman) isn’t one to stay in his lane, at least when it comes to covers. He’s done everything from Velvet Underground to Will Smith to The Beatles, and for his upcoming Traveler album,... Read more »


The much hyped song was great fun, with a standout verse from André 3000, and now the accompanying video will make your morning a million times better. With Gorillaz’ arch animator Jamie Hewlett on board, the... Read more »

Damon Albarn and James Murphy Speak On Their Collaboration With André 3000

Unless if you live under a rock buried underneath 23,234 feet of soil that’s had a mega-mall built on top of it, then you’ve surely heard the Gorillaz/André 3000/James Murphy collaboration track for Converse, “DoYaThing.” It’s... Read more »

Gorillaz, André 3000 & James Murphy – “Do Ya Thing”

You guys excited for this one? Well you should be. The thought of three bona fide legends in the shape of Gorillaz, James Murphy and André 3000 on a song together was almost too much for our simple... Read more »

Mystery Solved: Gorillaz Unite with James Murphy & André 3000

This is major. After a week plus of speculation and debate, we now know who will record along side the Gorillaz in this latest installment of Converse’s “Three Artists. One Song” campaign. Many guessed that a... Read more »

Gorillaz Reveal Plans For New Song With Converse

As far as alter egos go, Gorillaz has probably given their fictional counterparts the best and coolest treatment. The band will be releasing a new song for Converse at the end of the month, and while... Read more »

Young the Giant – “Empire Ants (Gorillaz Cover)”

Cali natives Young the Giant pulled off a fantastic cover of Gorillaz‘ “Empire Ants” on MTV Unplugged the other day. Though their version keeps things pretty sedated until about 2:42, Young the Giant do a brilliant job... Read more »

The Gorillaz – The Fall (Free Album)

Another freebie out of the indie world today. This one’s a cool one. The Gorillaz followed up the great Plastic Beach from earlier this year with a free album, made entirely on iPads. It’s just another... Read more »

Video! Gorillaz covers The xx’s “Crystalised”

Here’s a video of Damon Albarn’s Gorillaz covering fellow Brits The xx’s “Crystalised” live on BBC Radio 1, one of my favourite songs from last year. The band also played “On Melancholy Hill” from their latest... Read more »