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ALBUMS

Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez

Release date: 23rd October 2020

Formats: Digital / CD / 12″ Vinyl / 12″ Vinyl (Blue) / 12″ Vinyl (Yellow) / 12″ Vinyl (Orange) / 12″ Vinyl (Recycled) / 7″ Vinyl (Various Colours) / Cassette

The seventh studio album.

Tracklist:

  1. Strange Timez [feat. Robert Smith]
  2. The Valley of The Pagans [feat. Beck]
  3. The Lost Chord [feat. Leee John]
  4. PAC-MAN [feat. ScHoolboy Q]
  5. Chalk Tablet Towers [feat. St. Vincent]
  6. The Pink Phantom [feat. Elton John & 6LACK]
  7. Aries [feat. Peter Hook & Georgia]
  8. Friday 13th [feat. Octavian]
  9. Dead Butterflies [feat. Kano & Roxani Arias]
  10. Désolé (Extended Version) [feat. Fatoumata Diawara]
  11. Momentary Bliss [feat. slowthai & Slaves]

EPs

Song Machine

Release dates: 30th January – 24th December 2020

Formats: Digital

These EPs were released as a series consisting of singles, remixes & conversations referred to as Machine Bitez.

Meanwhile…

Release date: 26th August 2021

Formats: Digital / 12″ Vinyl

Where to listen: gorill.az/meanwhile

Tracklist:

  1. Meanwhile [feat. Jelani Blackman & Barrington Levy]
  2. Jimmy Jimmy [feat. AJ Tracey]
  3. Déjà Vu (Live from NW10) [feat. Alicai Harley]

SINGLES

Song Machine Theme Tune

Song Machine

Release date: 28th January 2020

Formats: Digital

A non-album single. The song was originally 23 seconds, but later extended to 30 via an update.

Momentary Bliss [feat. slowthai & Slaves]

Momentary Bliss

Release date: 30th January 2020

Formats: Digital

The first single from Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez & the only single from Song Machine Episode 1.

Désolé [feat. Fatoumata Diawara]

Désolé

Release date: 27th February 2020

Formats: Digital

The second single from Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez & the only single from Song Machine Episode 2.

Aries [feat. Peter Hook & Georgia]

Aries

Release date: 9th April 2020

Formats: Digital

The third single from Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez & the only single from Song Machine Episode 3.

How Far? [feat. Tony Allen & Skepta]

How Far?

Release date: 2nd May 2020

Formats: Digital

Where to listen: https://gorillaz.lnk.to/HowFar?

The fourth single from Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez (Deluxe Edition); released in memory of Tony Allen.

Friday 13th [feat. Octavian]

Release date: 9th June 2020

Formats: Digital

The fifth single from Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez & the only single from Song Machine Episode 4.

PAC-MAN [feat. ScHoolboy Q]

Release date: 20th July 2020

Formats: Digital

The sixth single from Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez & the only single from Song Machine Episode 5; released to celebrate Pac-Man’s 40th anniversary.

Strange Timez [feat. Robert Smith]

Release date: 9th September 2020

Formats: Digital

The seventh single from Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez & the only single from Song Machine Episode 6.

The Pink Phantom [feat. Elton John & 6LACK]

Release date: 1st October 2020

Formats: Digital

The eighth single from Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez & the only single from Song Machine Episode 7.

The Valley of The Pagans [feat. Beck]

Release date: 5th November 2020

Formats: Digital

The ninth single from Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez & the only single from Song Machine Episode 8.

The Lost Chord [feat. Leee John]

Release date: 24th December 2020

Formats: Digital

The tenth and final single from Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez.


BOXSETS

G Collection: The Studio Albums

Release date: 17th July 2021

Formats: 12″ Vinyl

This was released for Record Store Day 2021 and limited to 980 copies.

Albums:


MIXES

The Machine Is On!! A Song Machine Mix by Noodle

Release date: 15th October 2020

Formats: Digital

This was made to promote Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez (Noodle Edition).

Song Machine Made by 2D From Gorillaz

Release date: 16th October 2020

Formats: Digital

This was made to promote Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez (2D Edition).

Russel Hobbs Presents a Flamin’ Hot Song Machine Mix

Release date: 17th October 2020

Formats: Digital

This was made to promote Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez (Russel Edition).

Mud’z Massive Machine Mix

Release date: 18th October 2020

Formats: Digital

This was made to promote Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez (Murdoc Edition).

Song Machine, Season One: Strange Timez (Gorillaz 20 Mix)

Release date: 23rd October 2021

Formats: Digital

Where to listen: https://music.apple.com/gb/album/song-machine-season-one-strange-timez-gorillaz-20-mix/1590927007


PLAYLISTS

Wish You Were Here

Release date: 11th October 2019

A replacement to Maydeup Festival that also saw four playlists (one per band member) released simultaneously; it was later replaced with G-Mix: 11.

Night Terrors! (A Playlist Curated by Murdoc Niccals)

Night Terrors! (A Playlist Curated by Murdoc Niccals)

Release date: 31st October 2019

A replacement to Wish You Were Here, Murdoc!; it was later replaced with Murdoc’s Sleighlist.

Tracklist:

  1. Gorillaz – Murdoc Is God
  2. The FallThere’s a Ghost in My House
  3. BauhausBela Lugosi’s Dead
  4. Santo & JohnnySleep Walk
  5. This Mortal Coil – Kangaroo
  6. The Cramps – Mean Machine
  7. Creedence Clearwater RevivalBad Moon Rising
  8. James Brown – Hell
  9. Les Paul and Mary FordThe Moon of Manakoora
  10. Gary Wilson – Gary’s In The Park
  11. Tom Waits – What’s He Building?
  12. Black SabbathPlanet Caravan
  13. The Black Angels – Haunting at 1300 McKinley
  14. BROCKHAMPTON – STUPID
  15. Tim CurrySweet Transvestite

Murdoc’s Sleighlist (A Playlist Curated by Murdoc Niccals)

Murdoc's Sleighlist (A Playlist Curated by Murdoc Niccals)

Release date: 20th December 2019

A replacement to Night Terrors!; it was later replaced with G-Mix: Murdoc Niccals 11.

Tracklist:

  1. Wolf AliceSanta Baby (Recorded at Strongroom Studios, London)
  2. The Rock HeroesRudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer
  3. Low – Just Like Christmas
  4. Run-D.M.C.Christmas in Hollis
  5. Best CoastLittle Saint Nick
  6. Paul Gareth James – Funk the Halls
  7. Camera Obscura – The Blizzard
  8. The Duke Spirit – Melt By the Morning
  9. Dirty Nice – It’s All Gunna Go Wrong This Christmas
  10. This Is the KitChristmas Time Is Here
  11. Mariah CareyAll I Want for Christmas Is You
  12. Clarence CarterBack Door Santa
  13. James BrownMerry Christmas Baby
  14. Bobby Womack – Christmas Ain’t Christmas
  15. David HasselhoffDeck The Halls

G-Mix: 11-17

Release dates: 21st February 2020 – 27th January 2022

A return to the G-Mix series that replaced Wish You Were Here.

Notion – 10Trax: Selected by Russel From Gorillaz

10Trax: Selected by Russel From Gorillaz

Release date: 11th March 2020

Tracklist:

  1. UB40 – Don’t Break My Heart
  2. TEK.LUN & DrewsThatDude – Anime End Credits
  3. CHINAH – Minds
  4. Lynda Dawn – Move
  5. Alfa Mist – Potential
  6. Tennis – Need Your Love
  7. Robert Glasper Experiment feat. Snoop Dogg, Lupe Fiasco & Luke James – Persevere
  8. Oneohtrix Point NeverThe Station
  9. WarpaintNew Song
  10. Gabriel Garzón-Montano feat. Junglepussy – The Game (Remix)

Dummy – The 10 Best Tracks To Get Your Head Right, according to Noodle

Release date: 3rd July 2020

Tracklist:

  1. Yseult – Corps
  2. Little Simz – might bang, might not
  3. Sichangi feat. Xenia Manasseh & Steph Kapela – Switch
  4. Phoebe BridgersGarden Song
  5. Remi Wolf – Photo ID
  6. Kit Sebastian – Pangea
  7. Pip Blom – Don’t Make It Difficult
  8. Dua Saleh – Warm Pants
  9. Rejoicer – Double Astral Move
  10. Gorillaz feat. Tony Allen & Skepta – How Far?

The Line of Best Fit – Nine Songs: Gorillaz

Release date: 23rd October 2020

Tracklist:

  1. Del tha Funkee HomosapienMistadobalina
  2. Tony Allen – Home Cooking
  3. Little Simz – Boss
  4. CHAI – keep on rocking
  5. Lou ReedVicious
  6. BeckLost Cause
  7. LCD SoundsystemNorth American Scum
  8. Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Can’t Keep Checking My Phone
  9. Joan As Police Woman – The Magic

Midnight Mixtape

Release date: 27th October 2020

This set of playlists was released as part of Deezer’s Midnight Mixtape series.

REDISCOVER Gorillaz

Release date: 11th November 2020

Where to listen: https://music.amazon.co.uk/playlists/B08LLCW2RB

Tracklist:

  1. Feel Good Inc. [feat. De La Soul]
  2. Clint Eastwood [with Del]
  3. DARE [feat. Shaun Ryder]
  4. Momentary Bliss [feat. slowthai & Slaves]
  5. Dirty Harry [feat. Bootie Brown]
  6. On Melancholy Hill
  7. 19-2000
  8. Saturnz Barz [feat. Popcaan]
  9. Désolé (Extended Version) [feat. Fatoumata Diawara]
  10. Rhinestone Eyes
  11. Kids with Guns
  12. PAC-MAN [feat. ScHoolboy Q]
  13. Humility [feat. George Benson]
  14. Aries [feat. Peter Hook & Georgia]
  15. Tranz
  16. Stylo [feat. Mos Def & Bobby Womack]
  17. Rock the House [with Del]
  18. El Mañana
  19. Ascension [feat. Vince Staples]
  20. Friday 13th [feat. Octavian]
  21. Tomorrow Comes Today
  22. Superfast Jellyfish [feat. Gruff Rhys & De La Soul]
  23. All Alone [feat. Roots Manuva]
  24. Andromeda [feat. D.R.A.M.]
  25. Every Planet We Reach Is Dead
  26. We Got The Power [feat. Jehnny Beth]
  27. Fire Coming Out of the Monkey’s Head
  28. Plastic Beach [feat. Mick Jones & Paul Simonon]
  29. O Green World
  30. Empire Ants [feat. Little Dragon]
  31. Strobelite [feat. Peven Everett]
  32. November Has Come [feat. MF DOOM]
  33. Sleeping Powder
  34. Demon Days
  35. 5/4
  36. Last Living Souls
  37. She’s My Collar [feat. Kali Uchis]
  38. The Apprentice [feat. Rag’n’Bone Man, Zebra Katz & Ray BLK]
  39. Doncamatic (The Joker Remix) [feat. Daley]
  40. Hollywood [feat. Snoop Dogg & Jamie Principle]
  41. How Far? [feat. Tony Allen & Skepta]
  42. Detroit
  43. The Pink Phantom [feat. Elton John & 6LACK]
  44. Souk Eye
  45. To Binge [feat. Little Dragon]
  46. Revolving Doors
  47. Lake Zurich
  48. People
  49. Latin Simone (Que Pasa Contigo) [with Ibrahim Ferrer]
  50. Strange Timez [feat. Robert Smith]

Gorillaz Pre Show Party

Release date: 8th December 2020

This was later replaced with Gorillaz Turnz 20: Noodle Edition.

Tracklist:

  1. Gorillaz – Sleeping Powder
  2. Tom Tom ClubWordy Rappinghood
  3. GeorgiaAbout Work The Dancefloor
  4. Beck – Colors
  5. LCD SoundsystemNorth American Scum
  6. Kilo Kish – NICE OUT
  7. Roots ManuvaWitness (1 Hope)
  8. Little Simz – 101 FM
  9. Snoop Doggy Dogg – Tha Shiznit
  10. Popcaan – Buzz
  11. Skepta feat. Novelist – Lyrics
  12. Gorillaz – White Light
  13. Mura Masa & slowthai – Deal Wiv It
  14. Lou ReedVicious
  15. The ClashTrain in Vain

Discogs – Noodle’s Playlist

Release date: 11th December 2020

  1. Fiona Apple – Ladies
  2. Courtney Barnett – History Eraser
  3. beabadoobie – She Plays Bass
  4. Sevdaliza – Oh My God
  5. Smerz – Because
  6. Empress Of – I’m Your Empress Of
  7. Octo Octa – Fleeting Moments Of Freedom (Wooo)
  8. Jon Hopkins & Kelly Lee Owens – Luminous Spaces (Edit)
  9. Ana Roxanne – Venus
  10. Daphne Oram – Ascending & Descending Sequences #3

Noodle’s Slaylists

Release date: 23rd December 2020

These playlists were published in Gorillaz Almanac.

Murdoc’s Anti-Valentines Mixtape

Release date: 14th February 2021

This was later replaced with It’s Not Easy Being Green.

Tracklist:

  1. Anti-Flag – You Make Me Sick
  2. 87 Nights – I Ain’t Your Man
  3. Tyler, the Creator – I DON’T LOVE YOU ANYMORE
  4. Sonic Youth – Stalker
  5. The J. Geils BandLove Stinks
  6. Adam Ant – Doggy Style (Unreleased Demo Track)
  7. Justin TimberlakeCry Me a River
  8. U2With or Without You
  9. Alice DeejayBetter Off Alone
  10. KAYTRANADA feat. Shay Lia – LEAVE ME ALONE

It’s Not Easy Being Green by Murdoc Niccals

Release date: 17th March 2021

A replacement to Murdoc’s Anti-Valentines Mixtape; it was later replaced with Gorillaz Carnival Mixtape.

Tracklist:

  1. Andrew BirdBein’ Green
  2. Gorillaz – O Green World
  3. Booker T. & the M.G.’sGreen Onions
  4. The Jam – Pretty Green
  5. Jake Bugg – Green Man
  6. Shakin’ StevensGreen Door
  7. Judas PriestThe Green Manalishi (With the Two Pronged Crown)
  8. Arlo Parks – Green Eyes
  9. Rex Orange County – Green Eyes, Pt. II
  10. The Boys – Green Gang
  11. CAN – I’m So Green
  12. Panic! at the DiscoThat Green Gentleman (Things Have Changed)
  13. The Dubliners – Fiddler’s Green
  14. The National – Green Gloves
  15. Philharmonia OrchestraGreensleeves

Gorillaz Turnz 20

Release dates: 26th March – 13th October 2021

This set of playlists was released to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Gorillaz.

Fred Perry Subculture

Release date: 1st April 2021

This set of playlists was released as part of Fred Perry’s Subculture playlist series.

Gorillaz Carnival Mixtape

Release date: 27th August 2021

A replacement to It’s Not Easy Being Green by Murdoc Niccals; it was later replaced with Groove Bones Selecta’s Halloween Playlist.

Tracklist:

  1. Damian “Jr. Gong” MarleyWelcome to Jamrock
  2. Gorillaz – Clint Eastwood (Ed Case/Sweetie Irie Refix – Edit)
  3. Spice – So Mi Like It
  4. Vybz Kartel feat. Popcaan & Gaza Slim – Clarks
  5. Gorillaz feat. AJ Tracey – Jimmy Jimmy
  6. Barrington Levy – Black Roses
  7. Dawn PennYou Don’t Love Me (No, No, No) [Extended Version]
  8. Guinney Pepper – Lick the Chalice
  9. Janet KaySilly Games
  10. UB40Red Red Wine
  11. Sister NancyBam Bam
  12. Gorillaz feat. Jelani Blackman & Barrington Levy – Meanwhile
  13. Koffee – Toast
  14. Alicai Harley – Tek It To Dem
  15. Jelani Blackman – Bubblin
  16. Congo Natty – Get Ready
  17. M-Beat feat. General LevyIncredible
  18. AJ TraceyLadbroke Grove
  19. Sticky feat. Mrs. DynamiteBooo! (Original Dirty Mix)
  20. Gorillaz feat. Alicai Harley – Déjà Vu (Live from NW10)

Groove Bones Selecta’s Halloween Playlist

Release date: 29th October 2021

A replacement to Gorillaz Carnival Mixtape; it was later replaced with Groove Bones Selecta’s Christmas Playlist.

Tracklist:

  1. Gorillaz – Dracula
  2. Mike OldfieldTubular Bells {Part One}
  3. Gorillaz feat. Popcaan – Saturnz Barz
  4. RockwellSomebody’s Watching Me (Single Version)
  5. Gorillaz – Last Living Souls
  6. Bobby “Boris” Pickett and the Crypt-Kickers – Monster Mash
  7. Gorillaz – Ghost Train
  8. The SpecialsGhost Town
  9. Ray Parker Jr.Ghostbusters
  10. Gorillaz – Fire Coming Out of the Monkey’s Head
  11. Gorillaz & DelClint Eastwood
  12. John Williams – Double Trouble
  13. Gorillaz feat. MF DOOM – November Has Come
  14. Gorillaz feat. Robert Smith – Strange Timez
  15. Mark SnowMateria Primoris: The X-Files Theme (Main Title)

Mixmag – The Cover Mix: Gorillaz

Release date: 13th December 2021

Tracklist:

  1. M1 A1
  2. Strange Timez [feat. Robert Smith]
  3. Last Living Souls
  4. Tranz
  5. Aries [feat. Peter Hook & Georgia]
  6. Tomorrow Comes Today
  7. Saturnz Barz [feat. Popcaan]
  8. Rhinestone Eyes
  9. Every Planet We Reach Is Dead
  10. Kids with Guns
  11. Fire Flies
  12. The Lost Chord [feat. Leee John]
  13. Désolé (Extended Version) [feat. Fatoumata Diawara]
  14. On Melancholy Hill
  15. El Mañana
  16. Andromeda [feat. D.R.A.M.]
  17. Opium [feat. EARTHGANG]
  18. Meanwhile [feat. Jelani Blackman & Barrington Levy]
  19. Déjà Vu (Live from NW10) [feat. Alicai Harley]
  20. Garage Palace [feat. Little Simz]
  21. DARE [feat. Shaun Ryder]
  22. 19-2000
  23. Dirty Harry [feat. Bootie Brown]
  24. Momentary Bliss [feat. slowthai & Slaves]
  25. Plastic Beach [feat. Mick Jones & Paul Simonon]
  26. Hong Kong
  27. Stylo [feat. Mos Def & Bobby Womack]
  28. Feel Good Inc. [feat. De La Soul]
  29. Clint Eastwood (Ed Case/Sweetie Irie Refix – Edit)
  30. Don’t Get Lost in Heaven
  31. Demon Days

Groove Bones Selecta’s Christmas Playlist

Release date: 22nd December 2021

A replacement to Groove Bones Selecta’s Halloween Playlist.

Tracklist:

  1. OutKastPlayer’s Ball
  2. Eek-A-Mouse – Christmas-A-Come
  3. Yellowman – We Wish You a Reggae Christmas
  4. Snoop Doggy Dogg feat. Nate DoggSanta Claus Goes Straight to the Ghetto
  5. Sufjan StevensAuld Lang Syne
  6. KhruangbinChristmas Time Is Here
  7. LCD SoundsystemChristmas Will Break Your Heart
  8. Confidence Man – Santa’s Comin’ Down The Chimney
  9. Porridge Radio – The Last Time I Saw You (O Christmas)
  10. Phoebe Bridgers feat. Fiona Apple & Matt Berninger7 O’Clock News / Silent Night
  11. WeezerO Come All Ye Faithful
  12. Chance the Rapper – The Return
  13. 100 gecs – sympathy 4 the grinch
  14. Eels – Christmas Is Going to the Dogs
  15. Elmo & PatsyGrandma Got Run over by a Reindeer
  16. Ramones – Merry Christmas (I Don’t Want to Fight Tonight)