Music has always been an excellent mode of entertainment for people of all ages. It is popular among people of all age groups and occupations. Plenty of music bands are constantly emerging with new and innovative music. An extremely innovative and unique band, which is doing a great job today, is Gorrilaz. Gorrilaz is a British musical project full of fiction which consists of the Virtual Music Band with animated characters. The band members are recognized by their nick names and not their actual names. The four members of the band include 2D, the lead vocalist, keyboard; Noodle, who has the guitar and occasional vocals; Murdoc Niccals, bass guitarist; and Russel Hobbs who plays the drums and percussion. The fictional universe became popular through multiple media.
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The music style of the Gorillaz is a blend of various musical genres including pop music, electronic, hip hop, alternative rock and dub. It originated in Essex, England and stepped in the music industry in the year 1998. Since the time it came into picture, it has got tremendous appreciation from people. A total of 3 albums have been released by the band. These include "Gorillaz", "Demon Days" and "Plastic Beach". The initial singles including "Tomorrow Comes Today", "19-2000", "Rock the House" were popular hits from the first album. A 30 minutes long TV Mockumentary named as "Charts of Darkness" and a dvd "Phase 1: Celebrity Take Down" were released during the first two years. The song "911" was released in collaboration with other bands.
From the second Album, the singles "Dare", "Feel Good" and "Dirty Harry" were massive hits. A film named as "Bananaz" on the journey of Gorillaz was released in 2007. The band has performed on many events including the award ceremonies. The third album featured popular hits including "Stylo", ""Superfast Jelly" and "Rhinestone Eyes". The live performances by the Gorrilaz take place regularly and people love to see it perform live. The 2006 Grammy Awards ceremony was opened by them and they also performed at the Brit Awards the same month, spreading the magical talent across millions of fans. Gorillaz Festival which took place at the Manchester Opera House and the Coachella Music Festival were the popular performances, Coachella Festival having the largest crowd. The concerts take place at various countries.
For their talent and consistent work, they have won many awards and labels over the years. Gorillaz have been nominated for the Brit Awards eight times but unfortunately couldn't win an award. It also got seven nominations for the Grammy awards and won an award for the Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals. Other than this, it has won three MTV Europe Music Awards, MTV Video Music Awards and NME Awards. Over the years, band's members have been changing. New talent has been adding up and some of the artists quit. Alburn is the permanent member contributing his efforts for the band since the beginning.
Gorillaz is one of the very few Virtual Bands which exist in the music industry today. Its talented work and constant innovation has lead it to the heights of success. The band's live performance is just amazing and grabs the viewer because of the animated characters which make it a unique and recognized music band. Moreover, the collaborations with other artists earn it much appreciation. Listening to this very talented and one of its kind band live would be a great idea. Not only is the music entertaining, but also the characters' acting, costumes and stuff. Gorillaz is welcoming all its fans and all the people who love to listen to different genres collaborated together. Get your Gorillaz Tickets and get ready for a very entertaining evening ahead. Don't think and grab your tickets without any further delay!
Gorillaz is an alternative rock and hip-hop band which comprises of four fictional cartoon characters. This Essex, England based virtual band was created by Damon Albarn in 1998. Damon Albarn, the lead singer of Blur, plays the role of 2D in this fictional universe. 2D is a vocalist and keyboard player who speaks in a Cockney accent. Murdoc Niccals plays the bass guitar, Noodle is known for his guitar virtuosity and Russel Hobbs specializes in drums and percussion instruments. Their videos, albums and concerts also follow an exhilarating plot. In addition to gaining recognition as the most successful virtual band in the Guinness Book of World Records, Gorillaz have also won numerous awards and nominations. Go ahead and purchase your Gorillaz tickets now!
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