Plastic pop for Albarn:
Damon Albarn has revealed that the new Gorillaz album, which will be called Plastic Beach and is due out next year, is the “most pop” record he’s ever done. Meanwhile, a documentary about Blur’s reunion, titled No Distance Left to Run, is released in cinemas next month.
Tickets for “world’s biggest DJ” Tiesto’s Irish gig went on sale this morning. The Dutchman will be the first DJ to play Dublin’s O2 on March 19th.
The Killers released their fourth Christmas single for Aids charity Product Red this week. Happy Birthday Guadalupe sees the Las Vegas band team up with Mariachi El Bronx and Wild Light for the digital download release.
Snoop shows the way:
Snoop Dogg has joined Bob Dylan in the world of Sat Nav voiceovers. The rapper recorded directions for GPS company TomTom. Go to voiceskins.com.