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Damon Albarn

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Damon Albarn is an English multi-instrumentalist and producer best known as the former frontman for Britpop legends Blur and as the mastermind behind Gorillaz. Here we have compiled some of his interviews and performances.

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English


Episodes

EnterTheShell.Com: Gorillaz Live Glastonbury Festival 2010

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In this edition of the Bootleg Series we travel to the UK , the year: 2010, the stage: Glastonbury the band: Gorillaz (EnterTheShell.com, 1/27/2013)

NPR: NPR Music Podcast - Damon Albarn Captures The Sounds Of Congo

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Kinshasa One Two is the latest project from the Blur frontman and Gorillaz mastermind. Albarn and several other producers spent a week in Congo, recording and reinterpreting the work of local musicians. (NPR's NPR Music Podcast, 10/13/2011)

RTÉ 2fm: Dave Fanning - Dave Fanning Show Podcast Sat 20th Nov 2010

8/24/2017
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Dave Chats to Blur and Gorrillaz front man Damon Albarn (RTÉ 2fm's Dave Fanning, 11/22/2010)

Radio New Zealand: Afternoons - Feature Album - Demon Days

8/24/2017
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Demon Days is the second LP from the virtual"zombie hip-hop"band, Gorillaz. Founded by Damon Albarn from Blur, 'Tank Girl' cartoonist Jamie Hewlett created for this project four fictional band characters (2-D, Murdoc, Russel, and Noodle). Gorillaz 2001 debut album won them an inclusion in the Guinness Book of World Records as the Most Successful Virtual Band, with sales of more than 7 million copies, but it's this second album which lifted them into Best Album territory, earning five......

WNYC: Soundcheck - When Opera Meets Animation

8/24/2017
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Damon Albarn, frontman of the Britpop group Blur, and Jamie Hewlett, a comic-book artist and designer, first teamed up for the animated insanity of the “virtual band” Gorillaz. Now they’ve joined forces with actor and director Chen Shi-Zheng for “Monkey: Journey to the West,” a mash-up of opera, electronica, and animation based on a 16th-century Chinese fable. Albarn and Jamie join us to talk about the sounds behind "Monkey." (WNYC's Soundcheck, 9/25/2008)

triple j: 2014 with Richard Kingsmill - King Hit - Damon Albarn

8/24/2017
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Damon Albarn chats with Richard Kingsmill in 2005 on the release of Demon Days. (triple j's 2014 with Richard Kingsmill, 6/9/2009)

NPR: Live Concerts - The Good, The Bad & The Queen in Concert

8/24/2017
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The Good, The Bad & The Queen in concert. With host Bob Boilen. The Good, The Bad & The Queen isn't a band. It's more of a project, featuring Blur frontman Damon Albarn, The Clash bassist Paul Simonon, Afrobeat pioneer and drummer Tony Allen and former Verve guitarist Simon Tong. They're making some of the smartest and catchiest Britpop and rock to reach the U.S. in years. Hear the band recorded live from Washington, D.C.'s 9:30 Club originally webcast on NPR.org March 14, 2007. (NPR's Live...