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JACK’s Inside Track: Blur

Still not sure why Damon Albarn referenced “heavy metal” in Song 2, when it’s obviously Post-Grunge Smooth Jazz…

104.1 JACK-FM–03/10/2015

Damon Albarn performs during the 2014 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival on June 14, 2014 in Manchester, Tennessee. (Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Damon Albarn Confirms New Gorillaz Album for 2016, But Not Blur

At the time, he says, there’s no Blur future.


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Gorillaz, Andre 3000 and James Murphy Debut New Track “DoYaThing”

Gorillaz’s Damon Albarn, OutKast’s Andre 3000 and LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy unite on catchy track “DoYaThing.” The new collaboration combines the strongest features of each artist. How do you get three busy people like this […]


Jeff Beck, Gorillaz, And Laurie Anderson Lead Instrumental Battle At The Grammys

Carrying on with our coverage of the The Grammy Awards, today sees the award of Best Pop Instrumental Performance get the Last.fm Trends treatment. This award, which the Grammys began recognizing in 1969 ([lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Mason […]


Damon Albarn Rips TV Talent Shows

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Gorillaz[/lastfm] frontman slams Reality TV shows…do you agree?


Gorillaz Add North American Dates

[lastfm]Gorillaz[/lastfm] have added a new North American leg to their ongoing Escape to Plastic Beach tour. The run is set to kick off October 3 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, and will run […]


Gorillaz Joined By Lou Reed At Glastonbury

[lastfm]Damon Albarn[/lastfm] and his [lastfm]Gorillaz[/lastfm] bandmates were joined on stage by former [lastfm]Velvet Underground[/lastfm] frontman [lastfm]Lou Reed[/lastfm] for a set at the U.K.’s Glastonbury Music Festival.


Gorillaz Illustrator Bails On Opera Project

Comic book writer Alan Moore has pulled out of [lastfm]Gorillaz[/lastfm]‘s upcoming opera project. In a recent interview for the University of Northampton, Moore revealed that if the project is to move forward, it will be […]


Gorillaz UK Arena Tour Dates Announced

[lastfm]Gorillaz[/lastfm] will be undertaking a five-date U.K. tour this autumn after playing at the Roskilde and Benicassim festivals this summer.


Damon Albarn Compiles Material For Two Plastic Beach Sequels

Damon Albarn has revealed that the recording sessions for [lastfm]Gorillaz[/lastfm]’s latest album, Plastic Beach, produced approximately 80 songs – enough for two sequel albums. “Theoretically there is a part two and part three of Plastic […]