News featuring Moby

The following news stories mention Moby. 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 6 hours ago.

’14 Jul 14 Mon

Monday 14th July

  • The Flaming Lips, Mike Boyd and Death From Above 1979 Lead Our Music/Video Roundup

    New music fans, Monday should be your favourite time of the week — it's the day we wrangle a handful of essential new tracks, album streams and videos from the past week into our Music/Video roundup. Take a minute today to pour over our roundup and see all the great stuff it has to offer. Get settled, turn the volume up and click away below, then head to our Music/Video section for more every day.

    First up, the Flaming Lips offer up a beyond bizarre mini-film called "Blonde SuperFreak Steals the Magic Brain." It features unexpected appearances from Miley Cyrus, Moby, an unidentified naked woman and many more otherworldly characters. The video is very strange, and very NSFW, so click play at your own risk.

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’14 Jul 11 Fri

Friday 11th July

  • Austra – “American Science” (Duran Duran Cover)

    The Duran Duran tribute compilation Making Patterns Rhyme comes out next week, and we’ve already posted a bunch of songs from it: Moby doing “Rio,” Warpaint doing “The Chauffeur,” Carina Round doing “Come Undone.” Now, Toronto synthpoppers Austra’s ghostly, miasmic take on “American Science,” from Duran Duran’s 1986 album Notorious, has randomly popped up on [...]

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’14 Jul 9 Wed

Wednesday 9th July

  • Carina Round – “Come Undone” (Duran Duran Cover)

    Manimal Record’s charity album Making Patterns Rhyme: A Tribute to Duran Duran comes out next week and we’ve already heard Moby’s version of “Rio” and Warpaint’s cover of “The Chauffeur.” Next up is British singer-songwriter Carina Round’s take on “Come Undone,” off of their 1993 second self-titled album. “The original is very upbeat, yet the [...]

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’14 Jul 8 Tue

Tuesday 8th July

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Monday 7th July

’14 Jul 2 Wed

Wednesday 2nd July

  • Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne & Steven Drozd releasing debut LP with their new prog group Electric Wurms (stream a track)

    Because they're not busy enough as it is, The Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne and Steven Drozd have formed a new musical project called Electric Würms which also features four members of Nashville band Linear Downfall. The group's debut album, Musik, Die Schwer Zu Twerk, will be out August 19 via Warner Brothers. Let's quote liberally from the entertaining press release:

    It all began in the late 70s when someone invented the right kind of acid that could make you fly! It seemed that everything was, at last, possible. And the overly optimistic freaks of the day began flying into outer space.

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’14 Jun 24 Tue

Tuesday 24th June

  • Midge Ure releasing new album featuring Moby, on '80s "Retro Futura" tour in August (dates / streams)

    photo: Alan Wild

    Midge Ure has done a lot of stuff in his nearly 40-year music career. He was in Rich Kids with Sex Pistols bassist Glen Matlock, was a founding member of synthpop band Visage, spent a short time playing guitar in Thin Lizzy, co-wrote Band Aid's "Do They Know It's Christmas," and, as Ultravox's second vocalist, sang lead on "Vienna," one of the weirder hit singles in UK Chart history (four weeks at #2 in 1980). He's got a new solo album out August 19, titled Fragile, which features a collaboration with Moby which you can stream a bit of, along with single "Become," below.

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