Quick Hits: Gorillaz, Kaaboo Festival, March Madness
March 23, 2017
Gorillaz have announced their long-awaited new album, titled Humanz. The record arrives April 28 and as usual, features an eclectic list of guest stars working with Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett. The list includes Grace Jones, Mavis Staples, De La Soul, Danny Brown, Pusha T and many, many others. Today is also Albarn's birthday.
The third annual KAABOO Del Mar festival has announced its lineup for 2017. Red Hot Chili Peppers, P!nk, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers and Muse are headlining the event, set for September 1-517 in Del Mar, CA. Also on board are Weezer, Jane's Addiction, David Guetta, Alanis Morissette, Kesha, Garbage, Andy Grammer and many more artists.
Blink-182, Grouplove, Keith Urban, Capital Cities, Leon Bridges and Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats have all been added to next week's NCAA March Madness Music Festival. They join previously announced acts The Chainsmokers, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Aerosmith. The free, three-day celebration taking place March 31-April 2 is open to the public at Margaret T. Hance Park in Phoenix.