gorillaz Archives

Blur's Graham Coxon Creating New Graphic Novel, Superstate
Should make a nice companion piece to their Gorillaz Almanac when that is published. Blur's Graham Coxon Creating New Graphic Novel, Superstate Superstate sees Graham Coxon working with co-writers Alex Paknadel (GIGA, Empyre, Friendo, Turncoat) and Helen Mullane (Nicnevin and the Bloody Queen) and 15 graphic artists including Christian Dibari, Marie Llovet and Ryan Kelly, The writers[...]
Gorillaz Release Pac-Man Song And Video For 40th Anniversary
Pac-Man is the fifth episode of Song Machine from Gorillaz The artificially manufactured band in every sense, originally created Blur's Damon Albarn and Tank Girl's Jamie Hewlett features US rapper ScHoolboy Q Produced by Prince Paul, Remi Kabaka Jr and recorded in London just before lockdown, Pac-Man ft ScHoolboy Q comes on the 40th anniversary of the[...]
Gorillaz Drop A New Track Dedicated To Pac-Man's Anniversary
Gorillaz just released a new music video today that helps celebrate Pac-Man's 40th anniversary with a song dedicated to the game The virtual music group has been releasing new tracks as part of an online series called Sound Machine, in which they basically are just putting out singles with their own music videos rather than[...]
Gorillaz' 2D to Appear on San Diego Comic-Con@Home Panel
Z2 Comics has announced the full line-up for its San Diego Comic-Con@Home Panel on this Thursday July 23rd at 3pm PST which will feature 2D of Gorillaz alongside Yungblud, Robby Krieger of The Doors, Dave Chisholm, Chris Miskiewicz, Noah Van Sciver, Leah Moore and Grateful Dead archivist David Lemieux The pe-recorded panel has been moderated[...]
Grillaz Fans Invited to Submit Letters to Almanac
We mentioned before that Jamie Hewlett was working on the Gorillaz Alamanac – including the very first Gorillaz comics Well, Jamie is now inviting submissions in a 'letters to the editor' format that will appear in the Almanac from willing fans And they are doing so via their previously members-only Facebook group. Jamie Hewlett Invites Gorillaz[...]
Gorillaz Finally Get Their Own Comics in GorillazAlmanac Annual
Now it appears that Z2 Comics are using that format for the fictitious band Gorillaz. The Gorillaz Almanac, the first Gorillaz annual, will be published for October 2020 Considering Gorillaz were co-created by Jamie Hewlett with Damon Albarn, it seems well overdue that they will be getting their first comic book stores in the annual. Inspired by[...]
The Gorillaz Get a New Vinyl Figure Since 10 Years with Superplastic
The Gorillaz were all the buzz in the 2000s with some hit songs like Feel Good Inc and Clinton Eastwood Being a music fan in a collector world it's kinda hard because we don't get a lot of collectibles out there that can fulfill our music tastes However, this collectible right here definitely changes things[...]
A Gorillaz Animated Series Is In The Works
Jamie Hewlett, co-creator of the animated music group Gorillaz, has told Exclaim.ca that an animated television series will make its debut in 2018 Hewlett will direct some of the episodes: I'll direct the first and the last one, but we'll have to get someone in to direct the other episodes I think even attempting to do[...]
Sons Of Balaur – The Gorillaz Of Metal
And the album they will release. It's basically Heavy Metal Gorillaz.  And they will be conducting a signing at Forbidden Planet London on May 14th. How, I'm not entirely sure… This is an event like you've never seen! Join Alec Worley and Pye Parr signing THE REALM OF THE DAMNED at the London Megastore SATURDAY 14th MAY from 1[...]
When Comic Creators Draw Album Covers – The Exhibition
Richard Corben did the cover to Meatloaf's Bat Out of Hell, Jaime Hewlett naturally did the covers to the Gorillaz albums, as well as Cud and Senseless Things before it. To Becky Cloonan's brand new cover for Clutch's next LP. They're all part of a new exhibition of comic book creators' work on album covers curated by Sean Phillips, in Kendal, ahead[...]
Jamie Hewlett Posts The Return Of Gorillaz
"Yes Gorillaz Returns" – Jamie Hewlett. The flatmates fell out But it appears that last year's promises from Damon Albarn of a new Gorillaz thing for next year are coming to fruition And Jamie is drawing the crew again, and posting them to Instagram. And a potentially younger Noodles and Murdoc than we've seen… It made him the[...]
Jamie Hewlett's Wonderful Trees
After the success of Jamie Hewlett's work on Gorillaz, combined with his relative lack-of-a-rock-and-roll lifestyle, he is one of the richest living comic book artists on the planet, only beaten (I think) by David Choe. As a result, living in Paris with his wife and actress Emma de Caunes, he can basically draw what the hell[...]
Swipe File: Jimi Hendrix And Lou Reed
Jimi Hendrix by Moebius. And Lou Reed by Jamie Hewlett. Decades apart but joined together by influence... In Swipe File we present two or more images that