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"The #1 Gorillaz podcast in the world" - Damon Albarn

"The #1 Gorillaz podcast in the world" - Damon Albarn
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"The #1 Gorillaz podcast in the world" - Damon Albarn

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English


Episodes

THE PRODIGAL SON RETURNS: The Cass Browne Interview

12/10/2018
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At long last Dillon and Trevor sit down with Gorillaz lore mastermind Cass Browne for an epic tumble down memory lane. They talk cancelled Gorillaz movies, where Phase 3 was going before it all came crashing down, and what goes into a Brompton cocktail. Truly an unforgettable episode. The cup that runneth over; return of the Ogre!

Duration:01:15:15

LEFT HAND HARUKA METHOD: The Haruka Kuroda Interview

11/24/2018
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On a heartwarming and emotional episode, this week we talk to Noodle's voice actress, the delightful Haruka Kuroda! Learn about Gorillaz tour bus bathrooms, what Noodle's accent says about her personality, and what the hell was happening behind the scenes in phases 4 & 5. You're gonna fall in love with Haruka; she's the best.

Duration:00:44:41

SIMON SAYS: The Simon Tong Interview / "Merrie Land" (2018)

11/21/2018
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This week, Dillon and Trevor are honored to have Simon Tong on the show to talk about Gorillaz, the Good, the Bad & the Queen, and more! But first they'll sit down with their reading spex and tall crimson candles to analyze, process and celebrate Damon's brand new Brexit record, "Merrie Land." Dillon even breaks down crying at one point while talking about fish, it's a wild ride.

Duration:01:49:43

NOODLING AROUND: The Miho Hatori Interview

11/1/2018
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Hallelujah Monkeyz never take leave, not even on All Hallows Eve! On this jam-packed Halloween special, Dillon and Trevor dissect the new single from the Good, the Bad & the Queen before sitting down for an incredible and candid chat with former Cibo Matto frontwoman and real live actual Noodle herself, Miho Hatori! Grab some cool shoeshine and come on in, but leave your dad outside!

Duration:00:55:53

Hallelujah Monkeyz Live at Demon Dayz

10/29/2018
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The day of reckoning has come at last: join the Hallelujah Monkeyz live at the Pico Rivera Sports Arena in Los Angeles, California as they venture deep into the heart of the Demon Dayz festival to bear witness to the grand finale of Gorillaz (for now, at least). Will the angels be in their favor once more? Or will the devils waiting around every overpriced lemonade stand, questionably-assembled amusement park ride, and skeletal gorilla effigy littering the Demon Dayz fairground spoil the...

Duration:02:22:20

EMERGENCY EPISODE: PRE-GAME SPECIAL

10/20/2018
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hey we're in LA how bout you? okay cool meet us at the pico rivera sports arena, we'll go see the band together. hey, it's you! do you have like twenty bucks i can borrow? i wanna try to bribe this festival employee to let us backstage to interview damon. cool thanks. oh i'm just gonna go to the frozen lemonade stand real quick to do something, it's not related to the twenty dollars you just gave me. oh look over there it's grace jones! hi how many frozen lemonades can i get for twenty...

Duration:00:22:36

TALKING HEAD: The Shaun Ryder Interview / "Pills 'n' Thrills and Bellyaches" (1990)

10/15/2018
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FREETHESEA! This week on Hallelujah Monkeyz, Dillon and Trevor link up with the legendary Gorillaz-Unofficial to talk about an exciting new fan campaign, before getting a very special report from one of the band’s recent live shows. Then the boys take a seat at the round table for an in-depth discussion of the Happy Mondays’ “Pills ‘N’ Thrills and Bellyaches” — including a LANDMARK interview with Madchester icon and Gorillaz collaborator himself, Shaun Ryder! Hope you’re feeling lucky,...

Duration:01:22:40

DEATH BY LIFE: The Phi Life Cypher Interview / "Millennium Metaphors" (2000)

10/10/2018
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At long last the time has come. As Damon Albarn prepares to see his animated band off for another decade or so with a few final exciting live shows, Dillon and Trevor sit down with a pair of guests that they’ve been meaning to speak with for quite some time: UK rap duo and Phase 1 Gorillaz collaborators Phi Life Cypher.

Duration:01:49:14

EMERGENCY EPISODE: THE GREAT COURSE CORRECTION OF SEPTEMBER 2018

9/15/2018
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HOLY SHIT WE AREN'T DEAD DID YOU MISS US DO YOU HATE US DON'T WORRY WE HAVE SO MUCH GORILLAZ TO TALK ABOUT LIKE SOOOO MUCH GORILLAZ! TRANZ VIDEO! FREE MURDOC! TEASERS FOR OUR MYSTERY EPISODE! IT'S ALL HERE AND IT'S ALLLLLLLL GORILLAZ!

Duration:00:45:36

"The Now Now" (2018)

7/3/2018
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This week, Dillon and Trevor take a moment to congratulate a member of the Gorillaz family on some impressive detective work, before scrounging up some cash in an attempt to help spring Murdoc from jail and make Gorillaz great again. After that, the boys plot an expedition into Damon Albarn’s trans-Atlantic tunnel to confront their shadow doppelgängers and heed the call of an ancient forest deity known as the King of Cool. Along the way, they might just have a few things to say about the new...

Duration:01:32:15

EMERGENCY EPISODE: THE NOW NOW FIRST IMPRESSIONS

6/29/2018
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THE NOW NOW IS OUT! WE LISTENED TO IT! THEN WE TURNED ON OUR MICROPHONES AND TALKED INTO THEM! THEN DILLON EDITED IT INTO THIS EPISODE! THAT'S ALL THAT HAPPENED, OH WAIT NO ALSO WE UPLOADED IT!

Duration:00:23:54

HIDDEN EPISODE: Happy Father's Day

6/17/2018
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It's Father's Day and Dillon is trying desperately to connect with his kid

Duration:00:06:07

"Modern Life is Rubbish" (1993) - 6/10/2018

6/10/2018
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#FreeMurdoc! Dillon and Trevor dig into the plethora of phase 5 news this week and see if they can’t help bail out an old friend. Then it’s time to head back to the birth of britpop to wall up the borders, turn off the radio and dig into Sunday roast with Blur — modern life may be rubbish, but we’ve got another album by Damon’s old band to review!

Duration:01:33:47

EMERGENCY EPISODE: HUMILITY & LAKE ZURICH

6/1/2018
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HAPPY GORILLAZ DAY 2018! So much stuff went down today but we're just gonna focus on these 2 new songs and this music video in this breathless emergency episode. They're back! Phase 5! Sick!

Duration:00:25:41

MOVIE NIGHT: "Tank Girl" (1995) - 6/01/2018

5/31/2018
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Hope you brought your popcorn, because it’s movie night on Hallelujah Monkeyz! Before the show begins, Dillon and Trevor catch up with what’s been going on with Gorillaz, including the upcoming release of their next album The Now Now and a shocking addition to the lineup of the animated band. Then it’s lights, camera, action as the boys find themselves in the year 2033 with no cable television, no celebrities, and no water — only the 1995 film adaptation of Jamie Hewlett’s cult favorite...

Duration:01:41:14

"Big Fish Theory" (2017) - 4/29/2018

4/29/2018
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After giving Trevor a few weeks to log off from the Annotated Fall, everyone’s favorite monkeyz reconvene to crack the conspiracies surrounding the imminent sixth Gorillaz album and review the band’s new song with Kali Uchis. Next, our hosts are joined by a special guest for a trip down memory lane and a roundtable discussion of Vince Staple’s 2016 sophomore LP, Big Fish Theory. Sounds like the show’s gonna need a bigger boat!

Duration:01:40:19

"This Nation's Saving Grace" (1985) - 3/05/2018

3/5/2018
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After attending a drunken coronation at the 2018 Brit Awards, Dillon and Trevor honor the late Captain Mark E. Smith by trying to review a record by his band the Fall – only to find themselves enlisted in a musical cult in service of the most chaotic evil fascist lunatic this side of Murdoc Niccals. Fortunately, the local devotees are a friendly lot, or at least a well-informed one. With a little help, the boys just might be able to learn what it’s like to live in the wonderful and...

Duration:02:01:50

"3 Feet High and Rising" (1989) - 2/19/2018

2/19/2018
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Dillon and Trevor check in on the Gorillaz TV show before experiencing a devastating chocolate attack from De La Soul. Their debut album is trippy, it’s original, it’s fearless, but how many feet high and rising is it? (Hint: it’s a magic number)

Duration:01:45:17

"Viva! la Woman" (1996) - 1/29/2018

1/30/2018
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After taking a moment to mourn the passing of a legendary and beloved member of the Gorillaz family, Dillon and Trevor loosen their belts and chow down on “Viva! La Woman”, a peculiar record by an eccentric duo known as Cibo Matto. These boys might know their chicken, but have they got the stomach for a surreal dinner with Miho Hatori?

Duration:01:03:07

"Leisure" (1991) - 1/15/2018

1/18/2018
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To kick off a brand new season of the show, Dillon and Trevor say "better late than never" and exchange Christmas gifts! Then, in an exciting new segment, we take our first dip inside the Hallelujah Monkeyz Mailbag! After that it's back to 1991 to meet Britain's newest hitmakers Seymour, their precocious five-year-old frontman Damon Albarn, and their debut album "Leisure". With a bit of luck, the boys will do their best to bring a very blurry album into focus!

Duration:00:52:10