Murdoc, Noodle, Russel and 2D are getting the band back together. Thanks to co-creator artist Jamie Hewlett, we now know that beloved animated band Gorillaz will return in some form or another.
The man who does double duty as frontman for both Blur and Gorillaz, Damon Albarn, is releasing a solo album called Everyday Robots next week. This is the beautiful video for his collaboration with Brian Eno, Heavy Seas of Love. It was shot entirely on an iPad by Albarn himself, in a totally lovely and not at all…
Last week's edition of the always stellar The Line It is Drawn art mashup series at Comics Should Be Good made the Fantastic Four as big as the Beatles. The brilliant fanartists took up the challenge of CSBG readers to place superheroes on album covers, casting the Teen Titans as Gorillaz, the various Robins as the…
For the latest Gorillaz track — "DoYaThing," which you can download for free here — the cartoon band recruited LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy and Outkast's Andre 3000 for a deranged journey through their morning saunter. It involves a bowl full of disembodied ears, violent product placement, and Andre's rapping,…
Science fiction, pop music, and reality are chock full o' artificial intelligences that can carry a tune. Here's an entire roster of fantastic singing she-bots who can croon circles around The Rock-A-Fire Explosion.
Remember how the Gorillaz were recording their new album almost entirely on an iPad? Now you can download it for free! It sounds...somewhere between "good" and "like it was recorded on an iPad." And here are the apps they used:
Wednesday's comic round-up gives us Richard Corben drawing Hellboy, some newly reprinted 2000 AD work from Gorillaz maven Jamie Hewlett, and the Scott Pilgrim boxed set. A motley crew if ever there was one!
At a panel at the University of Northampton, Alan Moore confirmed that he was no longer writing an opera about the alchemist John Dee with Gorillaz — apparently all of the writing and planning had been foisted upon Moore. Damn!
The great Dennis Hopper died today in Venice, California after battling cancer. Hopper was incredibly prolific and starred in numerous scifi films. Even if a film was flawed, Hopper's mere presence made it memorable. Here are Hopper's forays into scifi.
Forget about Gaga's outfits or Kanye's stage sets. Gorillaz are back with a new video, new album and new storyline to prove that they're the most scifi musical act around - especially now that one of them is a cyborg.