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LISTEN: Gorillaz – ‘Humility’

Over a year on from their 2017 comeback album, Gorillaz return with two new tracks: ‘Humility’ and ‘Lake Zurich’. ‘Humility’, the first single from their upcoming sixth album The Now Now, debuted yesterday (May 31) on Zane Lowe’s Beats 1…

Some things we learned at Glastonbury 2016

Damon Albarn is the Pharaoh of the Pyramid Stage After headlining with Blur in 2009 and Gorillaz in 2011, Damon Albarn’s set saw him at the other end of the bill this year, opening the Pyramid stage with the Orchestra…

Blur vs Oasis: 20 Years On

A comparable set to the Blur vs Oasis rivalry of the mid-nineties is not likely to happen again in our lifetime. For those that remember it – and it is with trepidation that I face up to the fact that a modern-day…

Gorillaz to begin recording new album in September

There’s no rest for the wicked where Damon Albarn is concerned, as it has finally been confirmed that, Gorillaz, will be returning to the studio this year. The Blur frontman has confirmed that recording the follow-up LP to 2011’s The…

De La Soul fund eighth studio album via Kickstarter

The first studio album to come from De La Soul in eleven years is being fan-funded via Kickstarter. Set to feature the likes of Little Dragon and Blur’s Damon Albarn, the forthcoming record from the New York hip-hop trio is…

Gigslutz Top 5 Albums of 2014

Because the world is crying out for another 2014 best of list, we present the top five albums of 2014 according to the Gigslutz editorial team… Listen to our Best of 2014 Playlist here Dan Bull, Reviews Editor 1. The Jezabels – The Brink…

Barclaycard Mercury Prize 2014: Gigslutz Predictions

With the shortlist for acts nominated for this years Barclaycard Mercury Prize due to be announced on Wednesday 10th September 2014, we thought we’d throw our two cents in and name who we believe is likely to be included on…