March 27th, 2012

Jamie video Q&A / Rocket Juice And The Moon new article, review / GSS in Indonesia / sad Bobby news

All the latest news...

Jamie Hewlett Absolut Q&A
Thanks to Liz who sends the news that Jamie is doing a series of questions and answers on Youtube as part of the Absolut vodka promotion. There will apparently be six videos although only the first has been publicly released.
Check the first two questions out, on Youtube here and here. We'll let you know when more videos are released.

Rocket Juice And The Moon new interview article, review
Rocket Juice And The Moon, the album is now generally available. UK newspaper The Metro had an interview feature with the band yesterday, check it out here. There's also another review from MusicOMH (3/5) which you can read here

Gorillaz Sound System Indonesia shows
According to posts on Twitter here, Gorillaz Sound System will headline a mini travelling festival 'Embassy Playground' (now in its 5th year) with dates in Jakarta on 5th May and Bali on 9th May. Some ticket information can also be found on that Twitter.

Bobby Womack diagnosed with colon cancer
We've been covering Bobby Womack's recent activity because Damon helped organise and played on his forthcoming (June) album 'The Bravest Man In The Universe', and of course everyone will remember Bobby's massive contribution to Gorillaz Phase 3. So it is with great sadness that we report that according to musician and friend of Bobby's Bootsy Collins, (read the story on Pitchfork here ) Bobby has been diagnosed with colon cancer. We wish him all the best for the future.


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