2010 - vblurpage.com:
Gorillaz teams up with
over the recent
Which web browser rules? Firefox or Chrome? Nah,
in Gorillaz' opinion it's Internet Explorer!
The band will be
a part of Internet Explorer 9 Beta launch event, which takes
place on 15th September in London. The digital invitation, sent only to selected persons,
features artwork from the Japanese edition of Plastic Beach.
While waiting for the night, Internet Explorer's UK team have
that they're "big Gorillaz fans" (of course :-).
This is not the first time when Gorillaz
is flirting with a big multinational corporation. In 2005,
Demon Days album cover featured in the promotional images
of the fifth generation Apple iPods. Also, the upcoming Nokia
N8 smartphone is 'playing' "On Melancholy Hill" in the sample
image (see the picture collage on the above right).
If you're more interested about Gorillaz'
collaboration with Microsoft, please check out
this article from Neowin.net or visit
The Blue E blog [link down] for the
latest on the IE9 beta launch. It is not yet known
Gorillaz will be involved in the full scale launch of the
browser next year.