Gorillaz : Live on the Moon

The Gorillaz were always much more than a "cartoon band" especially when it came to the "Escape to Plastic Beach" tour for which Mr Albarn assembled a band that included Paul Simonon from The Clash and Mick Jones also from The Clash but also from the Gorillaz inspiring Big Audio Dynamite.

This is the band that performs most of the tracks in the playlist below in a tour that also brought together Snoop Dog, De La Soul, Lou Reed, Little Feat, Neneh Cherry with Manc legends Mark E Smith and Shaun Ryder along with the National Orchestra for Oriental Arabic Music. The tour like the whole project was/is a great example of collaborative working led by a man who has learnt the hard way from allowing his ego to get the better of him at the height of Britpop.
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