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Damon Albarn Announces New Summer 2014 Tour Dates

April 28th, 2014
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With Damon Albarn’s first-ever, hotly anticipated, solo album due out tomorrow, it’s great news he’s sandwiched in a few more U.S. dates on his current tour. Between his June stops at the Governors Ball Music Festival and Bonnaroo, Albarn will be making performances at several locations along the East Coast – see below for all new dates.
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Damon Albarn Talks About Possibility of New Gorillaz Album

April 11th, 2014

“Almost definitely happening” were the words that Damon Albarn used to describe a new Gorillaz album release. The English music and art project created by Albarn and Jamie Hewlett in 1998 has recently been on hiatus, along with the cartoon characters meant to represent the group in an alternate universe.
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LISTEN: Damon Albarn Streams New Songs “Everyday Robots” and “Lonely Press Play”

January 26th, 2014
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After Blur, Gorillaz, The Good, the Bad, & the Queen, and many more acts, the number one workaholic musician alive Damon Albarn released two songs from his upcoming solo album Everyday Robots. Read more…

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Damon Albarn to Perform at Sundance Film Festival

January 17th, 2014
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The Blur frontman and visionary behind the virtual band Gorillaz, will be performing this weekend at the Sundance Film Festival in sunny Salt Lake City.
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WATCH: Damon Albarn Teases New Solo Album

December 16th, 2013
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Brit musician Damon Albarn’s already done a fine job of entertaining the masses with his work behind Blur, Gorillaz and The Good, The Bad and The Queen, but now he’s possibly upped the ante with his debut solo album, set to be out in 2014.
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LISTEN: Gorillaz Release Stream of Previously Unreleased Orchestral Track “Whirlwind”

October 7th, 2013
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Jamie Hewlett Speaks About the Future of Gorillaz, Also Confirms New Blur Album

June 24th, 2013

Gorillaz co-founder Jamie Hewlett makes an official statement that this is not the last time will hear from the Gorillaz. Read more…

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Damon Albarn Discusses The Future of Blur and His First Solo Album

May 28th, 2013

Damon Albarn has put the finishing touches on his first solo album and is set to embark on a supporting tour. The Blur frontman recently sat down with Rolling Stone to answer some questions about his career and his plans for the coming months. Read more…

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mxdwn’s Top 40 Songs of 2012

December 23rd, 2012

2012 was a thunderous year for music. So much is released on a daily basis, in fact, that many find it impossible to keep up with all these happenings. Fortunately for you, that’s what mxdwn does best. The following tracks signify what matters in music in our modern age. Sit down, chill out, and listen to what we consider to be the most important songs of the year.
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Damon Albarn Denies the Possible Demise of Blur and Gorillaz

May 7th, 2012

In a previous story, we reported about Damon Albarn’s interview with The Guardian that seemed to hint at the possible demise of Blur and Gorillaz, but today we happily report that new information seems to contradict this original sentiment.  Although nothing is for sure, Albarn’s recent interview with Metro gives Blur and Gorillaz’ fans a shimmering ounce of hope.

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