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Billie Eilish brings Damon Albarn onstage for Gorillaz cover at Coachella—watch
Billie Eilish brings Damon Albarn onstage for Gorillaz cover at Coachella—watch
Billie Eilish brought Damon Albarn onstage during her headlining Coachella set April 16. They performed two songs together: Eilish's “Getting Older” and Gorillaz's “Feel Good Inc.” Eilish told the crowd that Albarn's work with Blur, Gorillaz and the Good, The Bad & The Queen had a big effect on her growing up. She said his projects “changed the w...
10 reasons why Oasis are the most influential Britpop band of all time
10 reasons why Oasis are the most influential Britpop band of all time
Britpop was the sound of England taking back rock ‘n’ roll after American grunge and alt rock had annexed the world’s airwaves and charts for the first half of the ‘90s. Vox amps, Union Jacks, 1964 Paul McCartney haircuts, Ben Sherman shirts and Chelsea boots became all the rage, as bands plundered their British Invasion, David Bowie and early punk records for ideas. If you played your... Read Mo
FEVER 333 and Travis Barker drop explosive “WRONG GENERATION” video
FEVER 333 and Travis Barker drop explosive “WRONG GENERATION” video
FEVER 333 are back with another powerful visual for their new EP WRONG GENERATION. This time, however, Jason Aalon Butler was joined by Travis Barker for the explosive new video for "WRONG GENERATION." Along with Butler and Barker's intensity radiating throughout the video, FEVER 333 also incorporated a major nod to Blur only true fans will notice...
10 references you might have missed in My Chemical Romance’s lyrics
10 references you might have missed in My Chemical Romance’s lyrics
My Chemical Romance always insert references in lyrics, videos, performances and wherever else they can fit them. In fact, they're so abundant and often well hidden that the more subtle ones may be overlooked for years. While we love pulling out trivia regarding the real "Helena" and Blade Runner, the best nods are lesser-known. Bet...
QUIZ: Can you match these ’90s alternative artists to their hit song?
QUIZ: Can you match these ’90s alternative artists to their hit song?
We all love ’90s music in some way. Even if you aren’t blaring “Everlong” on your way to work, artists of the time set the foundation for most, if not all, of your favorite alternative bands.  Still, given the surge of commercially successful artists over the decade, it can be hard to keep them all straight. After all, you can’t really...
12 bilingual songs and their translations
12 bilingual songs and their translations
Have you ever listened to a song, paused and thought, “Wait. What did they just say?” only to realize it wasn’t a buildup in your ears or an unclear vocal delivery that threw you off, but use of an unexpected language? It’s always a pleasant surprise when an artist steps beyond the boundaries of their primary spoken language to convey their message, add an exciting element or communicate with a ne
Damon Albarn (Gorillaz, Blur) performs new song, “Lonely Press Play”
Damon Albarn (Gorillaz, Blur) performs new song, “Lonely Press Play”
Damon Albarn, best known for fronting British rock band Blur and as the mastermind behind Gorillaz, recently visited BBC Radio 2, where he performed a brand new song, "Lonely Press Play." The track, which Albarn first premiered at a private Sundance Film Festival party last month, will appear on the singer's upcoming solo full-length debut, Everyday Robots. The album was first announced
Damon Albarn (Gorillaz, Blur) to release debut solo album next year
Damon Albarn (Gorillaz, Blur) to release debut solo album next year
Damon Albarn, best known for fronting British rock band Blur and as the mastermind behind Gorillaz, has announced, via YouTube, that his debut full-length solo album will arrive in 2014. Albarn has previously appeared on various soundtracks, collaborations, and promotional singles, and released a double EP, Demoncrazy, in 2003, the same year Blur released their last album. Gorillaz' mos ... Read M

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