August 5th, 2010

Stylo nominated for 'Best Breakthrough Video' at the MTV VMAs

delicious.noodle was the first to write in with the news:-

"Stylo nominated for a MTV Video Music Award! http://www.mtv.com/ontv/vma/2010/breakthrough-video/
This is a non-voting category though, judged by peers or whatever. But hurray!"

It's up against Coldplay - Strawberry Swing, Dan Black - Symphonies, The Black Keys - Tighten Up. The 2010 Video Music Awards are scheduled to take place on September 12 at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles.


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Provisional guest lineup for Australasian tour leg revealed

A press release has gone out to Australia and NZ media (see an example article on FasterLouder here stating the guests onboard for the Australian and New Zealand leg of Gorillaz' Escape To Plastic Beach tour.

De La Soul, Bobby Womack, Bootie Brown, Little Dragon, Rosie Wilson, the Syrian National Orchestra of Arabic Music and the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble will play the shows. The full Gorillaz band and backing singers will of course also be present, as will the string section.

There has been no official word yet on which guests will appear on the other tour legs.


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