Rise of the Ogre is the autobiography of Gorillaz, written by Cass Browne and Rise of the Ogre has also released a four-part audiobook single of the book. Rise of the Ogre by “Gorillaz”, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. Easily share your publications.

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Gorillaz have seriously impressed me with the levels that Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett have gone to to NOT take credit for the band and to make the four characters seem real.

Just seeing the complexity the creator is willing to go through to make the creation of his band entertaining is really cool. Articles with topics of unclear notability from October All ofre with topics of unclear notability Book articles with topics of unclear notability Articles needing additional references from October All articles needing additional references Articles with multiple maintenance issues Pages to import images to Wikidata.

I think those who like Gori Gorillxz a lot of other reviewers, I grew up listening to Gorillaz and enjoyed their music. The book is funny and very well written, and the characters show tons of personality and the crazier side of obok still wants to believe this virtual band isn’t so virtual as shown through their interviews.

May 30, Kendall rated it really liked it.

Rise of the Ogre

He just keeps getting better and better. You cannot attack one part of the world without it affecting the whole earth, the whole body.

This book reveals the whole story and meaning of the band and songs including their origins and “lives” from the beginning to the aftermath of Demon Days. As a fan of Gorillaz, Rise of the Ogre was a must-read for me.

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Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Moore rated it liked it Shelves: Published November 2nd by Penguin Books first published This book is all you need if you’re a true Gorillaz fan Murdoc is often making a fantastic fuss about something. You have to adore the band to enjoy this book.


I’ll probably slag off loads of people, too. But because the music is good and the characters are endearing, this is a good read, especially accompanied by the appropriate soundtrack. As a huge Gorillaz head, I loved this book, but couldn’t recommend it in the least to someone who isn’t into them or even to someone who is looking to get into them. So while I don’t normally read autobiographies, I did enjoy this book.

Rise of the Ogre. Jamie Hewlett continues to amaze What are their unique and fantastical origins? Feb 21, Takkun rated it liked it Shelves: The Gorillaz have been a favourite band of mine for a very long time and when I found this book, I was in heaven. It stayed interesting and definitely met my high expectations.

Rise of the Ogre is an autobiography about the virtual band Gorillazostensibly written by the four band-members in collaboration with actual Gorillaz musician and official scribe Cass Browne. Let’s see how long it takes to get a copy first.

Gorillaz: Rise of the Ogre

This book was beyond awesome! This stunning, full-colour hardback will be the most unique rock autobiography ever published. Unfortunately, my phone screen is much too small to be able to read the damn thing without zooming in and out an infinite number of times.

As a gorillaz fan I think other fans would highly enjoy this novel, as there is much backstory in this book. The Best Books of The three stars is based on what I did actually read. Spanning tothe band released four studio albums. Oct 13, John Knowles rated it really liked it Shelves: Preview — Gorillaz by Gorillaz. Meaning fewer topless chicks and not a gay koala bear in sight.

For more information see www. His style is colorful, crisp, and lively. Rise of the Ogre is definitely more of an art book as opposed to a book for reading. If you don’t know a single thing about Gorillaz, you probably wont like this Most singers and bands nowadays always seem to focus on appearances rather than putting out good music. It was entertaining as a whole.


Most singers and bands nowadays always seem to focus on appearances rather than putting out good music. Fortunately, I found a PDF version!

Jul 17, Jneny rated it really liked it. Fans of the Gorillaz. So on the surface it’s a biography of one of the greatest bands of our generation, but ends up thd you for quite a trip.

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It’ll be packed full of great shots from the sets of our videos, gigs, rehearsals, interviews Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett started this project of a “virtual band” who will be selling records and influencing pop-culture, paving their way through the new sensation called the Internet. It perfectly incorporates each personality of each of the virtual members As a huge Gorillaz head, I loved this book, but couldn’t recommend it in the least to someone who isn’t into them or even to someone who is looking to get into them.

I wont reveal anymore about the book, but for a fan who wants more of the gorillaz, or just a better look into the characters, this is a must have. Concerning content, there are some PG to PGlevel profanities and crudities chiefly potty humor occur throughout though blok usage is not excessive thd is it in a way to insult or demean anyone.

So place your order up front kids, this book going to be a scorcher! Why did I read it twice?