The glorious, star-studded virtual experience Gorillaz Present Song Machine Live From Kong, captured at the band’s Kong Studios HQ in London, will hit theaters globally on December 8, 2021.
Guitarist Noodle, bassist Murdoc Niccals, drummer Russel Hobbs and frontman 2D – in all their cinematic glory – will be joined by Damon Albarn and the full Gorillaz live band plus a host of special guests, delivering an unmissable celebration of Gorillaz music.
On December 12th and 13th, 2020, Song Machine Live saw Gorillaz’s first live performances of their latest album Song Machine: Season One – Strange Timez and the band’s first live performance since 2018, broadcast live around the world with three shows across three time zones through pay-per-view streaming platform LIVENow. The show will now come to cinemas globally via Trafalgar Releasing.
“We are delighted to be partnering with the LIVENow and Eleven Management teams to bring Gorillaz: Song Machine Live from Kong to cinemas worldwide. We saw great success with Gorillaz’s previous cinema event Reject False Icons, and we look forward to welcoming cinema audiences to experience their outstanding live show on the big screen, with immersive surround sound and exclusive bonus content,” says Trafalgar Releasing CEO, Marc Allenby.
With seven albums to their name, Gorillaz is a truly global phenomenon, achieving success in entirely new and unique ways.
The Setlist For The Show:
Strange Timez (with Robert Smith)
The Valley of the Pagans
The Lost Chord (with Leee John)
The Pink Phantom
Aries (with Peter Hook and Georgia)
Dead Butterflies (with Kano)
Momentary Bills (with slowthai and Slaves)
Fire Coming Out of the Monkey’s Head (with Matt Berry)
Last Living Souls
Don’t Get Lost in Heaven
Clint Eastwood (with Sweetie Irie)
Gorillaz: Song Machine Live From Kong is available at cinemas worldwide on Wednesday December 8th, 2021. For full ticket and viewing information, see www.songmachineliveincinemas.com