Gorillaz

Prince tape breaks record for most expensive sold on Discogs – Dancing Astronaut

Prince tape breaks record for most expensive sold on Discogs – Dancing Astronaut

A Prince cassette from 1995 and containing a multitude of rarities committed to its tape has broken the record for most expensive sold on Discogs. Selling for $4,087, the cassette nearly doubled the previous record-holder, a box set from Throbbing Gristle which sold for $2,200. While Prince always inspired a rabid fan, the legend’s unexpected Continue reading Prince tape breaks record for most expensive sold on Discogs – Dancing Astronaut

The xx reveal international fall 2016 tour – Dancing Astronaut

The xx reveal international fall 2016 tour – Dancing Astronaut

As the days mount since The xx began teasing their upcoming album, fans of the English band have been clamoring for any news on its release. While information regarding their forthcoming LP remains under wraps, the trio have taken to their Facebook to announce a 15-date fall tour and share a playlist of tracks they’ve been listening Continue reading The xx reveal international fall 2016 tour – Dancing Astronaut

Cartoon drummer Russel Hobbs on forthcoming Gorillaz album: 'What is coming will come' – Dancing Astronaut

Cartoon drummer Russel Hobbs on forthcoming Gorillaz album: 'What is coming will come' – Dancing Astronaut

Gorillaz sent the internet into a tizzy this month with the announcement that the virtual group’s forthcoming album is set for completion before the end of October. After five years of dormancy, the album, which is slated for a 2017 release, will mark the long-awaited beginning of Phase 4 of the band’s career. The release is rumored to feature Continue reading Cartoon drummer Russel Hobbs on forthcoming Gorillaz album: 'What is coming will come' – Dancing Astronaut

Watch This: Gorillaz's Noodle featured in new Jaguar commercial – Dancing Astronaut

Watch This: Gorillaz's Noodle featured in new Jaguar commercial – Dancing Astronaut

As part of Jaguar’s latest campaign to show children just how “brilliant, inspiring, creative and diverse [a] career in engineering can be,”, the luxury vehicle brand has enlisted an unlikely candidate as its fresh face: Noodle, lead guitarist of Gorillaz. Jaguar Land Rover’s initiatives are driven by the desire to encourage younger generations to pursue Continue reading Watch This: Gorillaz's Noodle featured in new Jaguar commercial – Dancing Astronaut

Gorillaz kick off new album campaign with The Book of Noodle – Dancing Astronaut

Gorillaz kick off new album campaign with The Book of Noodle – Dancing Astronaut

Gorillaz’ new album campaign is finally underway. After re-launching their social media presence with a retrospective look at their career, the animated band have shared their first piece of new content: The Book of Noodle. The new multimedia story chronicles the life of the group’s guitarist, Noodle, who, after the “attack on Plastic Beach,” is tasked Continue reading Gorillaz kick off new album campaign with The Book of Noodle – Dancing Astronaut

Gorillaz Finally Begin New Album Reveal & Fans Are Going Crazy [VIDEOS]

Gorillaz Finally Begin New Album Reveal & Fans Are Going Crazy [VIDEOS]

We’ve been waiting on an album announcement from the Gorillaz for God knows how long at this point, but at least they’ve become more active on social media – which is a good thing. When an artist starts bumping up their activity across the internet, it’s never for a bad reason. This morning on the Continue reading Gorillaz Finally Begin New Album Reveal & Fans Are Going Crazy [VIDEOS]

MGMT may be planning their comeback in 2017

MGMT may be planning their comeback in 2017

There’s something exciting happening in electronic dance music right now. As 2016 draws to an end, fans’ nostalgia for many of dance music’s most beloved acts will be satiated. Justice and Gorillaz both have plans for a momentous year in 2017. Now, MGMT have joined their ranks by hinting at plans for a comeback campaign next year. MGMT took to Twitter to tentatively announce their Continue reading MGMT may be planning their comeback in 2017

JUST IN: Gorillaz Accidentally Leak Plans For Live Tour On New Website

JUST IN: Gorillaz Accidentally Leak Plans For Live Tour On New Website

With a recent bustle of activity, Gorillaz have swamped us with plenty of fodder for theories about their album release date, tours, and more. Now, they’ve incited even more anticipation with an unexpected easter egg in their relaunched website. Some Redditors have discovered a “live” page within the site’s source code, hinting at some shows in the Continue reading JUST IN: Gorillaz Accidentally Leak Plans For Live Tour On New Website

Gorillaz Are Back With Multiple New Video Uploads & Fans Are Going Crazy [WATCH HERE]

Gorillaz Are Back With Multiple New Video Uploads & Fans Are Going Crazy [WATCH HERE]

We’ve covered the various Gorillaz album rumblings quite a bit up to this point, from the confirmed collaborations to the purported release date to leader Damon Albarn‘s endless teasing, but it all suggests that a fifth album from the Albarn and Jamie Hewlett-led orchestrated virtual group is coming soon. The rumor mill went a bit quiet as of late, Continue reading Gorillaz Are Back With Multiple New Video Uploads & Fans Are Going Crazy [WATCH HERE]