News featuring Jamiroquai

The following news stories mention Jamiroquai. Stories are compiled from a hand-picked selection of popular music news sites based in Great Britain, Europe and the United States. Updated less than 2503 hours ago.

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Thursday 14th May

  • Jamiroquai’s “Virtual Insanity” Video Is Now A Video Game

    If you were a kid when Jamiroquai dropped their classic Jonathan Glazer-directed “Virtual Insanity” video, you probably found yourself asking one question, over and over: How does that couch not totally just kill him? Just crush him up against the wall and end him? It seems like it’s about to happen again and again, but […]

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  • Jamiroquai's "Virtual Insanity" Turned into Videogame

    Regardless of your opinions regarding Jamiroquai's music (and frontman Jay Kay's unfortunate fondness for wearing headdresses), there's no question that "Virtual Insanity" is one of the most iconic videos from the '90s. Now, perhaps inevitably, that video has been turned into a videogame. As you likely remember, the clip for this funky, noodle-fuelled pop jam shows Jay Kay dodging couches while dancing around a room with a moving floor. Naturally, Jamiroquai Game plays off the same concept — only with way more couches — as players control the singer's movements and...

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Tuesday 3rd June

  • Kimbra – “90s Music” Video

    Kimbra’s “90s Music” is among the wildest singles of 2014, and now it has one of the wildest videos. In keeping with the song’s title, the clip feels like all the most cartoonish live-action videos from the late ’90s mashed together into one surreal blast of moving colors. I’m talking Jamiroquai, Missy Elliott, Bjork, Busta [...]

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Thursday 6th March

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Wednesday 8th January

  • Donny Hathway: a classic feature

    To remember the soul genius, who jumped to his death 35 years ago this month, here's a piece that singer-songwriter Kandia Crazy Horse wrote in 1999 – from Rock's Backpages

    My recent theory is that if the late soul man and scribe Donny Hathaway had been white he would be as (cult) famous as Cosmic American Gram Parsons; mentioned in the same breath as the prematurely departed mystic Nick Drake. Twenty years since Hathaway leaped to his death from the 15th floor of Manhattan's Essex House hotel, he's neither.

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Thursday 14th November

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Tuesday 12th March

  • SXSW 2013: The British are coming!

    As the annual Texas beanfest of music gets underway, we look at some of the Brits who might make their mark

    True, a lot of the Ones to Watch at SXSW 2013 – from DIIV to Danny Brown, Death Grips to Flaming Lips – are either established or American, or both. And yet the festival is still the industry's most prestigious annual showcase for new and emerging talent from all over the world and the place to be for any aspiring British act. So here are 10 touted UK artists to see over the next few days in Texas.

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’13 Jan 30 Wed

Wednesday 30th January

  • Feast: the Young Vic goes Yoruba

    It spans 300 years, takes in five countries – and needed 10 writers. Maddy Costa on an ambitious attempt to dramatise the culture and belief system of Yoruba

    There's a party going on. Damon Albarn is busy improvising on a thumb piano. Sola Akingbola, the drummer from Jamiroquai, is playing a shuffle on a shekere (a large maraca strung with beads). And Cuban dancer Yanet Fuentes is shivering her hips to the rhythm. In the middle of it all sits theatre director Rufus Norris – the man responsible for harnessing this hubbub and putting it on stage.

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