1. Gorillaz Music Planned for Next Year, Jamie Hewlett Says

    October 12, 2015 2:51 PM EDT 0 0 0 Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett, who came together in 1998 to form Gorillaz , have been hinting at new music throughout 2015 -- now, Hewlett says, they're actually in the process of working on new material in anticipation of a 2016 release. Damo ...

  2. Damon Albarn: New Gorillaz Album Coming, Recording Starts in September

    July 16, 2015 12:26 PM EDT 0 0 0 Damon Albarn is on a creative hot streak. Three months after Blur released its first studio album in 12 years, the British songwriting icon will return to the studio in Sept. 2015 to work on a new album for the animated experimental troupe Gorillaz ...

  3. Gorillaz Co-Creator, Artist Jamie Hewlett Confirms Group's Return With New Art

    January 30, 2015 9:59 PM EST Damon Albarn promised a return of his animated Gorillaz project last October but has since been silent. Now his co-creator and the band's comic artist Jamie Hewlett has revealed new artwork of the group's beloved fictional members Murdoc ...

  4. Damon Albarn Drops Another Hint of New Blur Music

    July 10, 2013 2:38 AM EDT Damon Albarn has given another clear sign that a new Blur album is coming. Though it’ll have to wait until his solo album is done and dusted. And when that will happen is anyone’s guess. The singer has opened-up to the Wall Street Journal about hi ...

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  6. Gorillaz Animation + Live Action = 'DoYaThing' Video: Watch

    February 29, 2012 2:35 PM EST 0 0 0 The bonkers collaboration of Gorillaz leader Damon Albarn, OutKast rapper Andre 3000 and LCD Soundsystem mastermind James Murphy -- titled "DoYaThing" -- now has an equally bonkers video. Complete with the signature Gorillaz animation by t ...

  7. Gorillaz/Andre 3000/LCD's James Murphy's Converse Track: The Story Behind The Song

    February 21, 2012 1:53 PM EST In the most high-profile offering of its "3 Artists. 1 Song" campaign to date, Converse Inc. announced on Feb. 9 that Gorillaz, LCD Soundsystem frontman James Murphy and OutKast rapper Andre 300 had teamed up to record an original song f ...

  8. Gorillaz/James Murphy/Andre 3000's Converse Track: The Story Behind The Song

    February 21, 2012 1:30 PM EST 0 0 0 In the most high-profile offering of its "3 Artists. 1 Song" campaign to date, Converse Inc. announced on Feb. 9 that Gorillaz , LCD Soundsystem frontman James Murphy and OutKast rapper Andre 3000 had teamed up to record an original song f ...

  9. Hooked: Nicki Minaj & Ricky Martin Team Up, Gorillaz Get Chuck'd

    November 18, 2011 10:52 PM EST 0 0 0 Time to get Hooked, our bite-sized roundup of fashion-drenched music news. Nicki and Ricky: New Faces of MAC's Viva Glam Campaign Shot by David LaChapelle, the ad features Nicki Minaj kneeling erotically in a hot pink dress on a motorcycle as t ...

  10. Beatles, Keith Urban, Katy Perry Among EMI Acts Supporting Charity Auction For Japan

    April 05, 2011 4:15 PM EDT From the Beatles to Katy Perry to Keith Urban, artists signed to the EMI label group are doing their part to support the Red Cross by donating memorabilia for worldwide auction to benefit victims of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami. There will ...

  11. Billboard Bits: New Kelly Clarkson Album Coming in March?

    January 13, 2011 5:30 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. New Kelly Clarkson Album Coming in March? Kelly Clarkson confirmed yesterday on her Facebook page that her new album, tentatively-titled "May," will "suppo ...

  12. Gorillaz to Release Free iPad Album on Christmas Day

    December 09, 2010 1:00 PM EST 0 0 0 The Gorillaz will play Santa this year and deliver their newest album to fans on Christmas Day -- for free. "At the moment, we've got an Advent calendar on our website, and there is a daily door that opens to reveal a gift," Gorillaz ...

  13. Videos of the Week: Green Day's Broadway Surprise, B.o.B. on Ellen, Biz Markie Salutes Earth Day

    April 23, 2010 4:36 PM EDT 0 0 0 In this week's top 10 videos that had everyone buzzing: Green Day gives "American Idiot" Broadway fans a special treat, Lauryn Hill hints at new music, B.o.B . stops by Ellen, Biz Markie salutes Earth Day, Lin Yu Chun (a.k.a. Taiwan&# ...

  14. Gorillaz "Plastic Beach" Album Preview

    January 12, 2010 3:12 PM EST 0 0 0 Gorillaz, "Plastic Beach" (Parlophone/EMI) Release Date: March 2010 With Gorillaz ' last album, "Demon Days," selling more than 5 million copies globally, according to EMI, including 2.2 million in the United States, accordi ...

  15. Albarn Gives Students Chance To Monkey Around

    November 06, 2008 12:00 AM EST Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett -- the duo behind Gorillaz and the Chinese folk tale-inspired opera project "Monkey: Journey to the West" -- are giving students the opportunity to create a promotional video for a track from the "Monk ...

  16. Albarn's 'Monkey' Gets The Edge

    October 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Edge Performance VCT is backing the opera production "Monkey: Journey to the West," created by Gorillaz collaborators Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett and Chinese director Chen Shi-Zheng, as it prepares for a 31-date run at London's O ...

  17. "Monkey" Opera Moves To The O2

    September 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Acclaimed stage show, "Monkey: Journey to the West" is moving to a purpose-built theatre at the Meridian Gardens, next to London's O2 Arena, for an extended run. The 2,500-capacity venue will host the Asian-themed opera, the brainch ...

  18. The Script, Perry In Charge On U.K. Charts

    August 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Script and Katy Perry continued their reigns on the U.K.'s album and singles charts respectively yesterday (Aug. 24), with the Irish band's self-titled debut for Phonogenic starting a second week The Script and Katy Perry continued the ...

  19. Albarn's 'Monkey' Opera Score Heading To CD

    July 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Damon Albarn's score for the opera "Monkey: Journey to the West" will be released in the fall via XL Recordings in North America. Damon Albarn's score for the opera "Monkey: Journey to the West" will be released in the ...

  20. Gorillaz Duo Helps Stage Monkey Opera

    June 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Director Chen Shizheng found the hero of his latest opera while groping in the darkness. Director Chen Shizheng found the hero of his latest opera while groping in the darkness. It was the height of the Cultural Revolution in China and when shots ra ...

  21. Gorillaz Go Ape With Book, EPs, DVD

    October 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Cartoon band Gorillaz will have a busy autumn, as it plans to release a series of EPs, a book and a DVD. "Rise of the Ogres," the group's literary premiere, will be released Nov. 2 through Penguin Boo Cartoon band Gorillaz will have a ...

  22. Gorillaz / April 2, 5, 2006 / Harlem, N.Y. (Apollo Theatre)

    April 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The first night of a multi-date stand can either be a rousing success or a total train wreck. In the case of Gorillaz's run at New York's Apollo Theatre, it was a little bit of both. How would they pu The first night of a multi-date stand ...

  23. A Welcome 'Exile': Audioslave Opens At No. 1

    June 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Building on the success of the hit rock airplay single "Be Yourself," Audioslave finds itself on top of The Billboard 200 this week with its sophomore album, "Out of Exile." The Interscope/Epic set so Building on the success of t ...

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    May 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Gorillaz 'Days' Of Our Lives The brainchild of Blur frontman Damon Albarn and "Tank Girl" creator Jamie Hewlett, Gorillaz comprises the characters Noodle, Murdoc, 2-D, and Russell, who inhabit a virtual world on Gorillaz.com. The ...

  25. Gorillaz Battle 'Demon Days' On New Album

    March 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Cartoon quartet Gorillaz will on May 24 release its sophomore Virgin album, "Demon Days." Cartoon quartet Gorillaz will on May 24 release its sophomore Virgin album, "Demon Days." A video is in production for first single "F ...

  26. Gorillaz, soundseclectic.com, Hungrypod

    December 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Tangled Web: A weekly column featuring intriguing online music-related issues & destinations. This Week: Gorillaz, soundseclectic.com and Hungrypod. MONKEYIN' AROUND: Gorillaz, the animated pop "supergroup" helmed by Blur front ma ...

  27. Gorillaz Enjoy 'Celebrity' With DVD

    October 07, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Animated dance-rock foursome Gorillaz are set to release their first full-length Virgin DVD, "Phase One: Celebrity Take Down," Nov. 11 in the U.K. and Nov. 19 in North America. The DVD will feature an Animated dance-rock foursome Gorillaz ...

  28. Gorillaz Bust A Move On New Album, Movie

    February 25, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Gorillaz animator Jamie Hewlett said writing and animation for a feature film starring the group is in its early stages, and that the accompanying soundtrack will serve as the animated band's second a Gorillaz animator Jamie Hewlett said writin ...

  29. Gorillaz Polish 'G-Sides'

    January 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 U.K.-based animated act Gorillaz will release the B-sides/rarities album "G-Sides" Feb. 26 via Virgin. The nine-track set includes the new songs "Faust" and "The Sounder;" remixes of "19-2000" (one ea U.K.-bas ...

  30. Gorillaz Plan Animated North American Tour

    January 08, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 U.K.-based animated act Gorillaz plans to bring its unique live show to North America for a short stint of club dates, set to begin Feb. 23 in Toronto. The tour will visit nine cities, and will close U.K.-based animated act Gorillaz plans to bring i ...

  31. Gorillaz, D12 Join Forces For '911'

    November 27, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Chart-topping rap collective D12 and U.K. cartoon band Gorillaz have announced more details for their musical collaboration, dubbed "911." According to a statement, the song will be available for free Chart-topping rap collective D12 and U ...

  32. U.K.-Born Gorillaz Ride Stateside Success

    September 18, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "Planet of the Apes" isn't the only simian-based artistic endeavor that's been making noise this summer. Parlophone/Virgin act Gorillaz have been steadily climbing the charts since their eponymous deb "Planet of the Apes&quo ...

  33. Gorillaz

    June 23, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With a scope as broad as the Grand Canyon, the digitally animated U.K. With a scope as broad as the Grand Canyon, the digitally animated U.K. "boy" band Gorillaz is ready to take on America with its debut set, which encompasses everything ...

  34. Gorillaz Mobilizing For U.S. Release, Live Dates

    June 12, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Gorillaz, the animated band created by "Tank Girl" illustrator Jamie Hewlett and Blur frontman Damon Albarn, is readying its self-titled debut for North American release on Virgin a week from today (J Gorillaz, the animated band created by ...

  35. Westlife Return To Form On U.K. Singles Chart

    March 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Westlife is back in familiar territory at No. 1 on the U.K. singles chart. The group's cover of Billy Joel's "Uptown Girl," released for the Comic Relief charity, went straight to No. 1 this week, sel Westlife is back in familiar ...