The band's first single since last year's 'Humanz' features George Benson, though the album itself will include fewer guest stars than usual.
We rounded up 2D, Russel and Noodle to hear about ‘The Now Now’ – and about the temporary replacement stepping in for Murdoc…
But life had other plans.
In other good news from the world of Damon Albarn, a new Good, the Bad, and the Queen album may be out soon.
Hip hop, cyberpunk, and anime meet in the illustrations of Argentian artist Mau Lencinas, a.k.a., 199hates.
The band's co-founder spoke to BBC Radio 6 about the record's progress.
The creator of Gorillaz and Tank Girl talks us through it.