Tagged: Damon Albarn


Hear Two New Blur Tracks, “Under the Westway” and “The Puritan”

Blur debuted two new tracks on their Twitter this afternoon, broadcasting performances of “Under the Westway” and “The Puritan” live from the roof of the office building Damon Albarn shares with FADER’s London outpost. Afterward, … read more »

POSTED July 2, 2012 4:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , , ,

Hear a Song From Damon Albarn’s Opera, Dr. Dee

“The Marvelous Dream” is our first taste of Damon Albarn’s opera, Dr. Dee. The production is inspired by Queen Elizabeth I’s medical advisor, John Dee and, as you can hear from this preview, it’s opera … read more »

POSTED March 28, 2012 10:50AM IN MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: ,

Bobby Womack, “Please Forgive My Heart” MP3

It’s not like we were sitting around hoping for the day that Bobby Womack would do an entire album produced by Richard Russell and Damon Albarn, but now that it’s a thing that exists, we’re … read more »

POSTED March 8, 2012 3:45PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , ,

Gorillaz: Digging Further

Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett are back in action, collaborating with James Murphy and Andre 3000 and designing shoes for Converse. Below, read our profile on their Gorillaz project, from 2001′s Summer Music issue, FADER … read more »

POSTED March 1, 2012 3:10PM IN FEATURES TAGS: , , , ,

Video: Gorillaz, James Murphy and Andre 3000, “DoYaThing”

Comics artist and Gorillaz co-creator Jamie Hewlett directed the video for Damon Albarn, James Murphy and Andre 3000’s collaboration for Converse, “DoYaThing.” It imagines the animated team cohabiting in a ruined, IKEA-furnished flat, with Chuck … read more »

POSTED February 29, 2012 8:56AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Gorillaz f. Andre 3000 and James Murphy, “DoYaThing” MP3

Gorillaz mastermind Damon Albarn got Andre 3000 and James Murphy into a London studio last September to record fast-funk freakout, “DoYaThing” for Converse’s Three Artists, One Song series. 3000 delivers a euphoric, minute-long freestyle, rhyming … read more »

POSTED February 23, 2012 5:00AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (9) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Stream: Gorillaz, Andre 3000 and James Murphy, “DoYaThing”

A 30-second clip of “Do Ya Thing,” the Damon Albarn, James Murphy and Andre 3000s collaboration for Converse’s Three Artists, One Song series is now available for your previewing pleasure. Stream below, and watch behind … read more »

POSTED February 15, 2012 10:02AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , , ,

Stream Damon Albarn’s Lana Del Rey Remix

This light club remix of Lana Del Rey‘s “Born to Die” by Blur and Gorillaz frontman Damon Albarn ultimately lingers, with “who cares” hands in the air, on the phrase let’s go get high. It … read more »

POSTED January 23, 2012 10:23AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Stream Tracks from Damon Albarn’s New Album

It only took five days for Gorillaz frontman Damon Albarn and the sundry crew of miscellaneous super-producers he assembled—Actress, Dan The Automator, Marc Antoine, Jnerio Jarel and Richard Russell among them—to complete Kinshasa One Two. … read more »

POSTED August 31, 2011 3:30PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Damon Albarn Doesn’t Want To Play Huge Shows with Gorillaz Anymore

Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett of Gorillaz have spent 2010 on a large-scale tour supporting their album Plastic Beach. Sometimes they’re joined by some of the albums featured guests like Paul Simon, Snoop Dogg and … read more »

POSTED December 7, 2010 10:30AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , ,