February 3rd, 2010

CD+DVD edition of Plastic Beach called the 'Experience Edition' - 'Experience' contents revealed

We've been bringing you the latest news on the Plastic Beach release formats as it's been announced and now viol8r sends some news about the special CD+DVD edition of Plastic Beach.

The CD+DVD edition of Plastic Beach will be officially called the 'Experience Edition' worldwide, not just in Japan. The 'Experience' part of the name refers to the 'Online Experience' you will unlock upon purchasing the edition. The buyer will gain 'exclusive access' to a special area of gorillaz.com only accessible by buying the Experience Edition. In this special area there will be 'the full version of the Plastic Beach game', access to 'a stream of a Gorillaz performance', a '16 page ebooklet' and wallpapers and screensavers.

Several sites are now detailing this information, which obviously comes from official information supplied to retailers. For example, check out this listing on eil.com here.

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Murdoc Radio Broadcast 2 (listen now on Gorillaz.com)

Murdoc broadcast on NME radio this afternoon, the second broadcast in his Plastic Beach series, from 3:05pm for around half an hour.

You can now listen to his broadcast on here

Along with two short clips of songs said by Murdoc to be Gorillaz songs, he played:-

Erika Eigen - I Want To Marry A Lighthouse Keeper
April March - Chick Habit
Brian Wilson - Sail On Sailor
Gap Band - Burn Rubber On Me (Why You Wanna Hurt Me)
The Kinks - Plastic Man
Jim Carroll - People Who Died

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