Gorillaz is back with a vengeance with the dropping of new album info, two new tracks, and tour dates
Everyone’s favorite cartoon experimental rap/rock/who knows group Gorillaz are back and already are stirring up quite a bit of excitement and anticipation.
They just released not only two new songs, but also a music video for one of the songs, announced the name and track list for a new album, and have also announced a whole slew of world tour dates.
The upcoming record’s name is The Now Now. It was produced by Simian Mobile Disco’s James Ford and Remi Kabaka. The only featured guests are George Benson, Jamie Principle, and Snoop Dogg.
The first track the band released is one called “Humility”, which they brought on jazz legend George Benson for. They also released a video for the song, which features an appearance from Jack Black.
The second track the band put out is called “Lake Zurich”.
The band will be starting a tour June 1 in Nuremburg, Germany, going for several dates before things come to a close Oct 20 at the second Demon Dayz Festival in Los Angeles, CA.
The Now Now is due out June 29 via Warner Bros/Parlophone.
Tickets to the upcoming tour can be found as well as purchased here.
The Now Now track list:
01 Humility [ft. George Benson]
03 Hollywood [ft. Snoop Dogg and Jamie Principle]
07 Lake Zurich
08 Magic City
09 Fire Flies
10 One Percent
11 Souk Eye
Gorillaz 2018 tour:
06-01 Nuremberg, Germany – Rock Im Park
06-09 Dublin, Ireland – Malahide Castle
06-14 Barcelona, Spain – Sonar Festival
06-21 Chiba, Japan – Makuhari Messe
06-30 Roskilde, Denmark – Roskilde Festival
07-04 Gydnia, Belgium – Open’er Festival
07-05 Werchter, Belgium – Rock Werchter
07-07 Lucca, Italy – Lucca Summer Festival
07-11 Bern, Switzerland – Gurtenfestival
07-12 Bilbao, Spain – Bilbao BBK Live
07-19 Carhaix, France – Vieilles Charrues
07-21 Paris, France – Lollapalooza
07-25 Kyiv, Ukraine – U-Park Festival
07-27 Moscow, Russian Federation – Park Live Festival
08-08 Budapest, Hungary – Sziget Festival
08-09 Ovington, England – BoomTown Fair
08-16 St Pölten, Austria – FM4 Frequency Festival
08-17 Biddinghuizen, Netherlands – Lowlands Festival
10-08 Toronto, Ontario – Air Canada Centre &
10-09 Montreal, Quebec – Bell Centre &
10-11 Philadelphia, PA Wells Fargo Center &
10-13 New York, NY – Barclays Center &
10-14 Boston, MA – TD Garden $
10-16 Chicago, IL – United Center &
10-20 Los Angeles, CA – Demon Dayz Festival
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