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October 31, 2010 Slideshows » Music

Gorillaz @ Oracle Arena 

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Do you look at the band onstage, where a group of humans -- including Damon Albarn, the Clash's Mick Jones and Paul Simonon, Bobby Womack, Little Dragon, De La Soul, a seven-piece chamber orchestra, two drummers, and a six-piece Middle Eastern band -- are performing what is occasionally some of the most interesting pop music made today?

Or do you look at the giant screen behind the stage, where the "real" band, the cast of gangly cartoon characters that technically make up Gorillaz, explores underwater worlds, desert highways, culinary predilections, trashed green rooms, and an otherwise completely alluring cartoon world? Read the rest of Ian S. Port's review in Saturday Night: Gorillaz Drag Out De La Soul, Bobby Womack, Little Dragon, and More for a Cartoonishly Fun Halloween

All photos by Calibree Photography.

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