Gorillaz have debuted three new songs during a free concert for NHS workers.
The show took place at London's O2 Arena on 10th August, and was organised to thank UK public health staff and their families for efforts during the coronavirus pandemic.
Gorillaz have announced free show for NHS workers next month.
Following in the footsteps of Brighton DJ Fatboy Slim, the Damon Albarn-fronted digital group have announced that they will perform the free gig at London's O2 Arena — exclusively for NHS staff — as a thank you to the workers who have worked tirelessly through the coronavirus pandemic.
Barcelona's Primavera Sound has shared the full line-up for its 2022 festival.
Gorillaz, Massive Attack, Honey Dijon and recent DJ Mag cover star India Jordan are among the many confirmed names for the 2022 event, which will run over two weekends next year, with a brand new stand alone programme set between the core festivals.
Gorillaz have collaborated with Fred Perry on a new campaign.
The animated band led by Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett, who recently celebrated the 20th anniversary of their self-titled debut LP, have sported their favourite shirts from the iconic range as part of a Gorillaz takeover.
Gorillaz’ self-titled debut album turns 20 today, 26th March, and the band have teased some forthcoming drops to celebrate.
The animated band, led by Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett, released their debut album on 26th March 2001. The LP introduced the project to the world, and features some of their most iconic tracks including ‘Clint Eastwood’ and ‘19-2000’. The album hit No.3 in the UK charts, and is now certified platinum, having sold 974,311 copies in the past two decades.
Rico Nasty has announced a new comic book to accompany her debut studio album, ‘Nightmare Vacation’, which was released earlier this month.
Starring and written by the rising American rapper herself, the comic is titled ‘Nightmare Vacay’ and was co-written by Jarrett Williams with colouring by Aladdin Collar.
The Gorillaz have dropped the trailer for their Song Machine Live From Kong virtual shows taking place this weekend, Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th of December.
The 14-piece virtual band led by Damon Albarn will play songs from Gorillaz’ new album and audiovisual project,’Song Machine Season One: Strange Timez’ - blending real time performance from the basement of Kong Studios with exclusive animation by Jamie Hewlett.
Gorillaz have launched a new range of toy figurines.
A month on from it was revealed that a Gorillaz movie is reportedly in the works, Damon Albarn's digital outfit - 2D, Russel Hobbs, Murdoc Niccals, and Noodle - will be available as figures ranging between nine and 12 inches tall.
Created by Superplastic, the figurines are priced from £62 to £73. The full set is available for £238. See examples of Murdoc and Noodle below.
Gorillaz share Grand Theft Auto-inspired visuals for their album track, ‘The Valley of the Pagans’.