Damon Albarn, better known as the lead singer in the British bands Blur and Gorillaz, has undertaken a very different project in Dr Dee: An English Opera.Friday, 22 June, 2012, 12:00am
The truth of Gorillaz's 32-day journey across Canada and the United States, during which The Fall was recorded, is exposed in this diary of their road trip. The pet project was recorded on lead man Damon Albarn's iPad.
The journey begins with Phoner to Arizona, to a repetitive beat that starts the perpetual motion to continue throughout the album.5 Aug 2011 - 12:00am
1. Viva la Vida - Coldplay
This was a massive commercial hit, but who cares? I love its sad yet uplifting momentum. When you do what I do every day, throwing 500 things against the wall and hoping one sticks, canned hope in the form of a very catchy tune goes a long way.
2. Time to Pretend - MGMT3 Apr 2011 - 12:00am
On December 3, the Gorillaz will be bringing their Escape To Plastic Beach Tour to AsiaWorld-Arena, with a cast of stars including former Clash members Mick Jones and Paul Simonon, as well as the animated icons Murdoc, Noodle, 2D and Russel Hobbs. Show organisers Lushington Entertainments are giving away two double passes to Going Out readers.25 Nov 2010 - 12:00am
A string of hit singles, multiplatinum-selling albums, fantastic reviews, and now a new record launching them on their first world tour: not bad for a band from another universe.23 Aug 2010 - 12:00am
cd: Gorillaz's Plastic Beach. The third album from the animated band has an environmental theme.
dvd: Avatar. A fantasy action movie that blends animation and live action perfectly.
movie: Iron Man 2. Robert Downey Jr returns as the hero in this action packed sequel.30 May 2010 - 12:00am
Favourite tunes, films, books and gadgets
Stan Yeung Kai-lok, 15, Kiangsu-Chekiang College
cd: Jason Mraz's We Sing, We Dance, We Steal Things. This studio album combines quality, novelty and purity
dvd: Kung Fu Panda. The realistic Furious Five and the mighty Panda warrior, warrant to showcase the real essence of Chinese martial arts.18 Jan 2009 - 12:00am
Felicia Arbon, 11, Kennedy School
cd: Kelly Clarkson's chart-topping album, Breakaway. The catchy pop-rock tunes will captivate you with their meaningful lyrics and fun, funky beats.
dvd: The Disney Channel hit, High School Musical. This heartwarming love story features lively songs and incredible dance moves.9 Jul 2006 - 12:00am
All of these featured sites either won Webby Awards or were nominated. The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences has given out the awards since 1996 for the world's best websites.
Gorillaz23 May 2006 - 12:00am
All of these featured sites either won Webby Awards or were nominated. The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences has given out the awards since 1996 for the world's best websites.22 May 2006 - 12:00am