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From Gorillaz to Monkeys

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Remember the fictional music group The Gorillaz which was founded by artist Jamie Hewlett (Tank Girl) and Damon Albarn (Blur).  Well they have a new project called Monkey Journey To the West is a soundtrack to a Chinese Opera.

Created by the team behind Gorillaz, Journey to the West is performed by both European and Chinese musicians and singers and produced by Damon Albarn. The album is a natural development of art and music based on the opera of the same name which Albarn and Hewlett Created with director Chen Shi-Zheng.


The Gorillaz are rumored to return back to the studio for sixth studio album.