Gorillaz

The Russ Liquid Test – Land of the Free (Feat. Mr Lif) – Dancing Astronaut

Russ Liquid recently switched gears and unveiled his new project The Russ Liquid Test by debuting its first original, “Honesty,” on GRiZ‘s All Good Records. The revamped group, led by Russell Scott and Andrew Block, provided a quick turnaround for their next piece, laying down a funky production for MC Mr. Lif. Entitled “Land of the Free,” Continue reading The Russ Liquid Test – Land of the Free (Feat. Mr Lif) – Dancing Astronaut

Watch Gorillaz' new visual story: The Book of 2D – Dancing Astronaut

Gorillaz‘ fictional narrative following their 2010 album Plastic Beach is currently being explored in the band’s interactive, multimedia stories on their social media. Focusing in depth on each member’s journey thus far, 2D is the latest to receive story treatment ahead of their newest album, which is expected to be unveiled in the not-too-distant future. Evidently, the cartoon Continue reading Watch Gorillaz' new visual story: The Book of 2D – Dancing Astronaut

Gorillaz Are Planning A Secret Surprise This Weekend & You Don't Want To Miss This

Gorillaz: the masters of hype and social media manipulation. The fictional band, led by musician Damon Albarn and artist Jamie Hewlett, have recently returned to social media in full glory to tease new developments among their fictional characters, namely Noodle and Russel thus far. However, news of new music has been slow aside from a report that suggested the new album would be Continue reading Gorillaz Are Planning A Secret Surprise This Weekend & You Don't Want To Miss This

Something is going down with Gorillaz and Soulection this weekend – Dancing Astronaut

Anticipation for the new Gorillaz record remains high, with two of the band’s animated aliases, Russell and Noodle, dropping teasers left and right. The band’s co-founder Damon Albarn confirmed that the feature “should be ready fairly soon,” while a new Instagram post from Noodle, the band’s cartoon guitarist, hints that “soon” may be as early as this weekend. The Continue reading Something is going down with Gorillaz and Soulection this weekend – Dancing Astronaut

Revisit Feed Me's timeless remix of Gorillaz' 'Melancholy Hill' – Dancing Astronaut

Back in 2010, the inimitable Jon Gooch, better known as Feed Me, devised a charming remix to Gorillaz’ “Melancholy Hill.” Taken from the animated group’s seminal Plastic Beach, Feed Me’s official remix emphasized the best aspects of the original while bringing it into a fresh, dancefloor-friendly context. Outside of the awesomeness of the chance remix, the song also showcased a Continue reading Revisit Feed Me's timeless remix of Gorillaz' 'Melancholy Hill' – 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

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

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