//NEWS ARCHIVE//

Below you will find an archive of all the news on Gorillaz-Unofficial in 2006.


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December

24 - FGI US iTunes EP released / new song on myspace
19 - New game 'Gorillaz Pressie Stacker' now online
19 - "Gorillaz: Live in Harlem" tv premiere on MHD in the USA, 31st December
19 - Rise Of The Ogre preview mp3 on Penguin site
15 - Gorillaz podcast in association with The Times newspaper
15 - Gorillaz interview snippet in the Guardian newspaper, UK
15 - No Gorillaz plushies!
09 - Gorillaz co-creator Jamie Hewlett on the Culture Show (video)
08 - Gorillaz pick up Grammy nomination
07 - Final US itunes EP tracklisting announced includes Noodle's demo of Feel Good Inc
02 - Gorillaz advent calendar for download
01 - Gorillaz audio book itunes releases
01 - Gorillaz plushies at Santa's Grotto (?)


November

30 - Murdoc mini-interview / ROTO review
24 - New Murdoc interview from espanol.news.yahoo.com with translation
22 - US itunes EPs : Dirty Harry released / El Manana tracklisting revealed
22 - New Damon Albarn interview - some talk about Gorillaz
22 - Aluminium (early version of Stop The Dams) video and mp3 online
18 - World exclusive: Jamie Hewlett Gorillaz-Unofficial interview
16 - Gorillaz' NME award for innovation on ebay
10 - Gorillaz figures Two-Tone colour scheme revealed
09 - Murdoc chats more about Gorillaz book (Amazon.com, Ohio radio)
08 - Murdoc audio / visual interview with Guardian Unlimited
08 - DARE US itunes EP released - Dirty Harry EP tracklisting revealed
07 - Photo from yesterday's signing, London
07 - Damon and Cass Gorillaz-Unofficial interviews online
05 - Jamie talks about Gorillaz Phase Three / movie : the Gorillaz-Unofficial interview
04 - Gorillaz DVD press reviews
02 - White Edition Gorillaz figures pictures - out now in G-Shop
02 - Another Gorillaz signing - London, UK
01 - Gorillaz' Phase Two : Slowboat To Hades out now
01 - Gorillaz pick up MTVu Woodie Award


October

31 - Destruction continues at Kong / Pumpkin game back
30 - Liam Gallagher's son loves Gorillaz
29 - Coverage of London signing / Exhibition on London South Bank
28 - Noodle's radio distress transmission on Gorillaz.com
28 - Ren and Stimpy creator calls Gorillaz "the best cartoons today"
27 - Gorillaz book signing - London, UK
27 - Gorillaz new figures go onsale online
25 - Rise Of The Ogre - many new pic scans, and review
24 - The truth behind the El Manana video revealed at last - SPOILER WARNING
24 - Extended trailer for Slowboat To Hades on Gorillaz.com
20 - Gorillaz in Guinness Book of Records (again)
20 - New emails on Murdoc's PC
18 - Kidrobot Gorillaz minisite - includes new Murdoc Q&A
17 - Murdoc chats to Billboard
12 - Gorillaz win Vodafone Live Music Award, (acceptance speech video)
11 - Feel Good Inc wins award for Record Production
11 - Gorillaz new figures on ebay (new pictures including packaging)
11 - 'Feel Good Inc' features in film 'Stormbreaker'
09 - 4 Gorillaz 'digital EPs' to be released on US itunes
07 - Rise Of The Ogre trailer on Gorillaz.com
07 - Murdoc letter in Q magazine
07 - Watch Vodafone Live Awards on UK TV (Gorillaz nominated)
05 - Gorillaz pick up radio award
04 - Gorillaz-Unofficial picks up mention in 'Rise Of The Ogre'
04 - Gorillaz reviews in Q magazine
04 - Weird Al Yankovic 'Polkarama' on YouTube (features Feel Good Inc excerpt)


September

30 - Damon: "We're making a Gorillaz film, and Terry Gilliam is involved"
27 - 'Rise of the Ogre' preview pages and competition on Myspace
22 - Kong lobby in ruins / Slowboat To Hades teaser trailer
22 - New merchandise in the G-Shop - including Murdoc knickers...
21 - Gorillaz up for awards... vote!
21 - Gorillaz up for live award
16 - Gorillaz to play live at London event, according to the Associated Press
13 - Release information / pricing on new Gorillaz figures
13 - Gorillaz nominated for 2006 mtvu 'Woodie' award
10 - New better quality shots of Gorillaz figures / small news roundup
05 - More Slowboat To Hades content announced - Rock It video, El Manana live 5.1, and more


August

30 - Feel Good Inc to feature in Polka on new album by Weird Al Yankovic
30 - Demon Days at #95 in new UK's top albums poll
24 - Murdoc Feaured In AOL Famous Concert Quotes Gallery
24 - Warchild album released with different tracklisting in Canada - includes 'Hong Kong'
19 - More news on the new Gorillaz figures
18 - 'Slow Boat To Hades' new DVD - precise content announed
17 - Samuel L. Jackson likes Gorillaz
12 - New Gorillaz DVD title announced: "Phase Two : Slow Boat To Hades"
12 - MSN Gorillaz live show streams pro-edited
11 - Historic Gorillaz performance video appears on YouTube (UPDATE)
06 - New Gorillaz figures set coming November, according to play.com (UPDATE)
02 - Forthcoming Gorillaz DVD details


July

28 - Sequel to Gorillaz GES game on the way (?)
24 - 'Rise Of The Ogre' listed on amazon.co.uk and new hi-res cover picture
21 - Ice Cube in discussions about future Gorillaz collaboration (?)
21 - New Gorillaz DVD before the end of the year
15 - New Gorillaz Clothing summer range
12 - Amazon.co.uk write-up about 'Gorillaz: The Autobiography' (new info)
06 - More video from the Webbys
05 - Small NME article about 'Rise Of The Ogre'
03 - Gorillaz appear in Mexican tv show 'Rebelde' (watch online)
01 - Gorillaz Webby acceptance speech video online


June

29 - Old Sun interview / Hasan Salaam Dirty Harry track / Essentials on YouTube
20 - Gorillaz autobiography called 'Rise Of The Ogre'(?)
20 - Winner of Murdoc's birthday competition
18 - Gorillaz named in US 'pay-for-play' scandal
15 - New Damon interview in Bulb magazine
14 - Demon Days Live At The Apollo to get cinema showing
13 - Murdoc and 2D pick up Webby Award in New York (UPDATE)
13 - Amnesty exhibition extends run
07 - More destruction in Noodle's room
06 - Kong updates: Noodle's room caves in more / Murdoc in the Hellhole
05 - Murdoc's 40th Birthday (UPDATED: 08/06/06 final fanart update!)
05 - The truth behind the movie rumour / Q magazine review from New York
04 - Watch The Essentials: Gorillaz online
04 - Activity in Hellhole on Gorillaz.com (UPDATE: Hellhole grows)
02 - Harvey Weinstein in talks to make Gorillaz movie (rumour)

May

29 - Submissions for Murdoc's birthday / prize up for grabs
28 - Gorillaz win Best Dance Video at MTV Video Music Awards Japan 2006
28 - Murdoc Motorola Commercial on YouTube
28 - The Essentials: Gorillaz to get UK showing
25 - Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett named 'Songwriters of the Year' at UK Ivor Novello awards
25 - Apollo show to air on MTV / MTV2; change of date for Gorillaz Essentials
25 - Gorillaz contribute to Amnesty International exhibition
24 - Noodle alive, apparently - quote in official mailout
24 - Gorillaz article and Damon interview in Telerama, French magazine
23 - Are you Murdoc's child? DNA testing
23 - Jamie Hewlett named UK Designer Of The Year for Gorillaz work (UPDATE: with reactions)
20 - Damon Albarn "morphing into Gorillaz character Murdock" according to The Sun
20 - Winner of Hay Festival Gorillaz competition revealed (update - another winner revealed!)
17 - Gorillaz 3rd most inspiring thing in the creative arts for young people in UK, survey says
16 - 'Gorilla warfare' article in The Sun (with 2D mockup) (scan)
12 - Icon magazine scans and transcript
12 - Counter counting down to 06/06/06 in the Hellhole
12 - Pitchfork reviews Demon Days Live at the Apollo
11 - New Gorillaz interview in imode world magazine (UK)
11 - "The Essentials : Gorillaz" show to air on MTV2 in the US (June 5th)
09 - Noodle cover and Jamie interview in this month's Icon magazine
09 - Gorillaz 'Artist Of The Year' at 2006 Webby Awards
06 - National UK paper reports 4 year old interview quotes as Gorillaz 'news'
05 - Review of UK record sales in 2005 in Metro magazine - Gorillaz featured in rock category
05 - 'Making Gorillaz' event at 2006 Hay Festival
04 - New 'Operation Game' on Gorillaz.com
04 - New Gorillaz interview from MORE! magazine
02 - Ceiling in Noodle's room falls in / more cracks
02 - Gorillaz voted 8th greatest British music act in UK Music Week
02 - Noodle in Teen People's '25 hottest stars under 25' (UPDATE - WITH SCAN)


April

29 - Rolling Stone reviews Demon Days Live from New York
27 - Strange packages in Kong Lobby / cracks in Noodle's room grow again / Winnebago update
26 - Confusion about 'Monkey: A Journey To The West'
25 - Kong Studios updates
25 - LA Times interview - Damon: "We've knocked the 3D tour idea on the head"
25 - Hay Festival Gorillaz competition
24 - Gorillaz nominated for Ivor Novello award
24 - Survey for dissertation on Gorillaz - appeal for interested fans
24 - Take That use 'Dirty Harry' sample in their live show
22 - Damon and Jamie on Covino and Rich - listen to the mp3 + pictures and transcript
21 - ITV video report from New York shows
21 - Verbicide Gorillaz interview / New Spacemonkeyz remix album upcoming (?)
20 - Russel responds to Proof's death
19 - NME review and pictures of New York show
19 - Gorillaz US television news: upcoming shows
16 - El Mañana / Kids With Guns enters UK singles chart at #27
16 - Rolling Stone reviews Demon Days Live DVD
13 - Murdoc responds to Damon comments
13 - Commissioned track by Search For A Star winner now online
12 - New Damon interview about Gorillaz (Independent Online)
11 - Gorillaz collaborator Proof shot dead in Detroit
11 - Damon: "Gorillaz may play Vegas run, Noodle 'killed off' in 'El Mañana" and more
10 - More Murdoc Motorola things
10 - Gorillaz illustrated autobiography coming this Autumn
08 - Scans of 'Kids With Guns / El Manana' singles and posters
08 - New York program scans
07 - Damon and Jamie on MTV news (video); more 'split' talk, and Chris Martin diss
07 - Harlem Apollo Theater, 6 April; post-show
06 - Apollo show watch live on the internet reminder / backstage blog
06 - New Murdoc interview / NME single review
06 - Damon's thoughts on Gorillaz' future - 6Music
06 - Harlem Apollo Theater, 5 April; post-show (UPDATE #2)
05 - Jamie and Damon give Maxim Radio their 'worst interview ever' (+ picture)
05 - Harlem Apollo Theater, 4 April; post-show (UPDATE)
04 - Gorillaz GES game demo online / game out on Friday
04 - Harlem Apollo Theater, 3 April, post-show (UPDATE)
04 - Tickets still available for final 3 NYC shows
03 - Harlem Apollo Theater, 2 April, post-show (UPDATE #2: reviews, pictures and video!
03 - Damon Gorillaz interview from Kiss FM - listen to the mp3
03 - Gorillaz nominated for MTV Japan Video Music Awards
02 - New Gorillaz interview on popworld.com
02 - Demon Days goes 5 x Platinum in the UK
02 - Murdoc plugs cellphones
01 - Going to Gorillaz' New York shows - we want to hear from you! And stream of Thursday show
01 - Gorillaz perform 'Dirty Harry' live on the Jonathan Ross show (video and pictures)
01 - Paula interview was April Fool's
01 - Paula interview in Musicmatch magazine - Gorillaz and more


March

30 - Gorillaz Entertainment System phone game - world first review
30 - Demon Days goes double platinum in the US
30 - Samples of El Mañana / Kids With Guns B-sides
29 - New Gorillaz picture and sketches on Lazinc.com
28 - Call for interns to help out at the 'Demon Days Live' New York shows
28 - 'Demon Days Live' DVD review
25 - 'Gorillaz cartoon show' coming, according to The Sun (UPDATE: Murdoc speaks)
25 - 'Live music from Gorillaz' on next week's Jonathan Ross show (UK)
24 - New tile game on gorillaz.com
24 - Gorillaz 'split' rumours in UK newspapers
23 - Noodle interview in Sugar magazine
23 - New Damon and Jamie interview - talk about Grammys performance
22 - Gorillaz videos to be projected onto London landmark this weekend
22 - Scans of Demon Days Grammy Edition
20 - View clips from the 'Demon Days Live' concert film (UPDATE)
17 - Demon Days Live to be shown in Polish cinemas
17 - DARE on Now 21 in the US
15 - Official Kids With Guns/El Mañana single and B-side information
15 - Blunt 'high on helium' say Gorillaz
15 - 'Demon Days Live' to be shown on television in UK (and elsewhere?)
15 - 'Official' 2007 Gorillaz calender listed on eil.com - UPDATE: NOT official
14 - More awards news: Vote in MTV Asia awards / Success in Denmark
13 - Strange goings-on in Noodle's room
13 - Review and pictures of Gorillaz Design Museum exhibition (includes new Gorillaz pictures)
11 - Watch El Mañana video - now!
10 - 'Are the Gorillaz Postmodern?' - article in Media Magazine
10 - 'Feel Good Inc' wins at British Animation Awards
09 - Vote for Gorillaz / Vote for Jamie
08 - El Mañana video teaser info - 3 days to go!
07 - 'New' Gorillaz interview with Tom and Mayor
07 - Windmill flying away from Kong in preparation for El Mañana video / web premiere
06 - El Manana / Kids With Guns tracklistings, according to Sirendisc
05 - El Mañana televsion premiere - 11 March
04 - Noodle's room cleared
04 - New Gorillaz pic and 'El Manana / Kids With Guns' Japanese EP tracklisting
03 - S4AS Music winner speaks to G-U; details of his contribution to new B-side
02 - 'Demon Days Live' - New York shows
02 - Demon Days Live DVD - official release dates
01 - Murdoc's Christmas speech now viewable online


February

28 - S4AS winner Carl Sowerby speaks to G-U - preview of his work with Gorillaz
27 - Gorillaz world tour NOT cancelled / World tour FAQ
26 - Exclusive: S4AS winner speaks to G-U; sketches for forthcoming Gorillaz cover
26 - New Jamie Hewlett interview in the Sunday Telegraph (UK)
25 - Gorillaz and Jamie Hewlett in UK magazine 'Hooker'
25 - Damon and Danger Mouse Gorillaz interview to air on MTV2 UK
24 - El Manana / Kids With Guns official images
23 - Gorillaz win Musical Innovation award at the NME Awards 2006
22 - Gorillaz ditch world tour plans, according to ContactMusic
21 - Noodle moving out / redecorating (?)
20 - Jamie Hewlett talks about Gorillaz / anime on South Bank Show (video)
19 - Jamie interview and new Gorillaz pic / Kong Studios update
17 - Exclusive: watch Dirty Harry live at the Brits video!
16 - MEL accessible on Gorillaz.com, new downloads
15 - Gorillaz go home empty-handed at the Brits
15 - Dirty Harry to be performed at the Brit Awards tonight
15 - Official Gorillaz mobile (cellphone) game coming in April
14 - 'Demon Days Live' DVD cover revealed / UK release date
14 - Demon Days Grammy Edition - more details
10 - Kids With Guns / El Manana promo CD pictures
09 - Murdoc comments on working with Madonna
09 - Gorillaz open Grammys with Madonna - watch the video! + Gorillaz win a Grammy
08 - Gorillaz-designed helmet (finally) on ebay
08 - New Noodle picture
07 - Gorillaz / Madonna performance to be Feel Good Inc / Hung Up mashup
07 - Demon Days Live DVD release dates from official sites
05 - Murdoc talks to Ryan Seacrest on KISS FM
05 - Dirty Harry gets exclusive and official Australian remix
05 - Gorillaz nominated for MTV Australia Awards
01 - Gorillaz in Q magazine's 'Cash For Questions'
01 - Madonna and 3D Gorillaz to appear together at the Grammys


January

31 - 'The Story Behind Feel Good Inc' - article at mtv.com
31 - Gorillaz news round-up
29 - Gorillaz give all-new interview to Brits magazine
29 - Gorillaz on cover of 'Gamers' magazine, Mexico (2nd cover)
28 -Gorillaz in People magazine
28 - Update on video situation for 'El Manana / Kids With Guns'
26 - Gorillaz 'holographic' tour to cost £8million; possibility of stadium shows
26 - Interview with Morgan Nicholls about his Gorillaz work, in Bass Guitar Magazine
26 - Gorillaz in Spin magazine
25 - Fourth single off Demon Days double A-side; release date
23 - Gorillaz nominated for NME award
23 - Gorillaz to perform at Brit Awards
22 - Franz Ferdinand interview Gorillaz - Observer Music Monthly
21 - 3D Gorillaz to appear at Grammy Awards
21 - Gorillaz in 'Gamers' magazine - includes previously unseen pic of Noodle
20 - Gorillaz the first band to appear on MTV's high definition show - includes mini-interview
18 - DARE hits the Billboard Hot 100... and dips out again
15 - 'Demon Days Grammy Edition' listed on hmv.co.jp
11 - Kidz Bop 9 released - features version of 'Feel Good Inc'
10 - Gorillaz nominated for two Brit Awards
09 - Jamie Hewlett nominated for 'UK Designer Of The Year' for his Gorillaz work (UPDATE)
05 - Gorillaz-designed helmet to be auctioned for charity
05 - Anti-Gorillaz letters in NME
02 - 'Demon Days Live' DVD and El Manana CD listed on hmv.co.jp



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