Books & Magazines

Fire Coming Out of the Monkeys Head

Release date: 2005

This booklet was released in press kits to promote Demon Days. It features some art from Phase 2, along with sections that establish what each band member had been up to between phases. Oddly, the booklet was rewritten and retitled in the US; being changed to The Return 05.24.05.

Demon Days (Piano / Vocal / Guitar)

Demon Days Sheet Music.jpg

Release date: 29th November 2005

Sheet music for Demon Days; along with artwork from Phase 2.

Tracklist:

Help: A Day in the Life (Piano / Vocal / Guitar)

Help Sheet Music

Release date: 12th January 2006

Pages: 32-44

Sheet music for a charity album that featured a (then) exclusive Gorillaz track.

Track: Hong Kong

Hooker – Issue 09

Hooker February 2006

Release date: 25th February 2006

Pages: 7-8, 10, 24-29, 42-46, 48, 58, 62-64, 66, 92-94 & back endpaper.

This issue of Hooker features an article on Gorillaz & an interview with Jamie Hewlett. Gorillaz appear in roughly 1/4 of the issue, making it their largest presence in a magazine (that isn’t their own publication).

Rise of the Ogre

Rise of the Ogre

Release date: 26th October 2006

The band’s first (and only) autobiography, spanning several decades of in-universe lore whilst doubling as a reference book for their real-life history.

Chapters:

  • Prelude
  1. Nature Adores a Vacuum
  2. Unto the World a Band is Born
  3. How to Build a Monster
  4. Gorillaz on the March
  5. A Storm is Brewing
  6. The Rubber Mallet of the Gods
  • Interlude

7.  A Season in Hell
8.  Live Tonight: Zombies! Death! Disease! Tequila!
9.  The Making of ‘Demon Days
10.  ‘Feel Good Inc.
11.  The Demon Detour
12.  The Light at the End of the Tunnel

  • The Aftermath
  • Epilogue

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