Watch The New Video From Gorillaz, James Murphy And André 3000

The free download of the track "DoYaThing," the collaboration between Gorillaz, James Murphy and André 3000 for Converse's 3 Artists, 1 Song series, now has an accompanying video, directed by Gorillaz co-founder Jamie Hewlett and featuring an extremely messy house, an alien roommate and fried ears on toast.

Gorillaz Mark Ten Year Anniversary With A Singles Collection

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To mark a decade's worth of albums, Gorillaz will release The Singles Collection: 2001-2011 on November 29, the day before in the UK. The 15-track album will include selections from all three of the band's studio albums, plus remixes of "Clint Eastwood" and "19-2000."

The TAS Top 20 For The Week Ending January 23

PJ Harvey, Cut Copy, Destroyer and Smith Westerns gambol onto this week's TAS Top 20 while those quirky Scots still dominate the apex of the album chart.

The TAS Top 20 For The Week Ending January 16

Tennis and British Sea Power sail onto the TAS Top 20 while the Scottish juggernaut of Belle and Sebastian remain at the mainmast.

The TAS Top 20 For The Week Ending January 9

The Twilight Singers' upcoming release on Sub Pop, Gorillaz' Christmas surprise and the latest, asterisk-abundant record from The Greenhornes all enter the first TAS Top 20 album chart for 2011 as another long-lived group takes over the top spot.

The TAS Top 25 Singles of 2010

If you missed The Alternate Side's Top 25 Countdown on New Year's Eve, spinning the singles that made the most impact on TAS over the last twelve months, we've got the full list right here.

Gorillaz Release New Album On Christmas, Made On iPad

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Never mind Rudolph and his band of reindeer; a group of Gorillaz were far more stealth on Christmas Eve, releasing a brand new album, called The Fall, which was made via iPad while the band was touring North America this past autumnAlthough the record is only available for members of the Gorillaz' fanclub at the moment, anyone can stream it right now on the band's site. Merry Christmas!

 

Arcade Fire, The Black Keys, Gorillaz, Vampire Weekend Among Grammy Nominees

The nominees for the 53rd annual Grammy Awards were announced last night in a splashy ceremony with Arcade Fire, Vampire Weekend, The Black Keys, Florence and the Machine, Broken Bells, Gorillaz - and even Laurie Anderson - receiving nods. 

Damon Albarn and Gorillaz Record the xx's "Crystalised"

Damon Albarn in his Gorillaz guise joined singer Daley for a BBC Live Lounge radio session over the weekend and the duo tackled a handsome, melancholy cover of the xx's "Crystalised" (video). Plus, what surprising collaborator nearly showed up on Plastic Beach?

Super Furry Animals' Gruff Rhys Sets Stateside Tour Dates And Creates A Hotel Of Shampoo

Super Furry Animals' whimsical frontman Gruff Rhys, who has appeared on recent albums by Gorillaz, Simian Mobile Disco and Danger Mouse with Sparklehorse, won't release his third solo album Hotel Shampoo until next year, but has set New York and Los Angeles tour dates for January. Plus in a recent art installation, he's constructed a hotel of stolen shampoo bottles.

Gorillaz Visit Live At Letterman

Gorillaz play their big New York show at Madison Square Garden later tonight, October 8, but on Thursday evening they streamed a special "Live at Letterman" webcast from the Ed Sullivan Theater, after "The Late Show with David Letterman" taped. The Alternate Side's Alisa Ali was there.

Gorillaz Finally Confirm All Fall Tour Dates

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Last week, Gorillaz announced the North American kickoff of their world tour this fall. This week, they've finally confirmed all dates, venues and just when (and how) you can buy tickets.

Gorillaz Set North American Dates This Fall

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Gorillaz will be kicking off their "Escape To Plastic Beach" world tour in North America on October 3 in Montréal and will arrive at New York's Madison Square Garden on October 8.

The TAS Top Twenty Album Chart For The Week Ending July 4

The Roots make their TAS Top 20 album chart debut with How I Got Over while The Black Keys, The National and LCD Soundsystem swap places. The Alternate Side's Russ Borris has your summer stats.

The TAS Top Twenty Album Chart For The Week Ending June 27

Arcade Fire, who just added a second show at New York's Madison Square Garden on August 4, jump onto the TAS Top 20 album chart this week with The Suburbs, while The National and The Black Keys battle on for number one. Russ Borris has your weekly update.

Gorillaz Animate Lou Reed, Snoop Dogg and De La Soul For New Video

Gorillaz released their new, Jamie Hewlett-directed animated video for "On Melancholy Hill," which features Lou Reed, Snoop Dogg and De La Soul, on iTunes today and will release the single in a digital bundle in late July with remixes from Japanese Popstars, She Is Danger and more. Plus graphic novelist Alan Moore of Watchman fame abandons plans to work with Hewlett and Damon Albarn on a new opera.

The TAS Top Twenty Album Chart For The Week Ending June 13

Foals trot onto the TAS Top Twenty album chart with Total Life Forever while Brooklyn bands, The National and LCD Soundsystem, still arm wrestle for that number one spot. The Alternate Side's Russ Borris has this week's stats.

Pixies, Gorillaz, Klaxons, Costello Pull Out Of Israeli Gigs

Following a volatile and deadly May 30 incident in which Israeli soldiers raided a flotilla bringing humanitarian aid to Gaza, an array of bands and artists, like the Pixies, Elvis Costello and Gorillaz, have cancelled their involvement in Tel Aviv's PicNic Festival and other concert appearances.

The TAS Top Twenty Album Chart For The Week Ending May 23

The Dead Weather and The Apples in Stereo travel through space and time to debut on this week's TAS Top 20 album chart while Broken Social Scene break their way to the top. Our assistant music director Russ Borris rounds up this week's chart climbers and crashers.

The TAS Top Twenty Album Chart For The Week Ending May 16

Everything is nearly broken as Broken Bells and Broken Social Scene challenge the seemingly unbreakable Gorillaz for the top spot. The Alternate Side's Russ Borris has this week's album chart rundown.

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