Gorillaz Rock Demon Dayz Fest With Graham Coxon-Assisted Blitz Through Blur's 'Song 2': Watch

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Gorillaz rocked their headlining Demon Dayz competition look in Los Angeles on Saturday (Oct. 20) with an electrifying 30-song set that included Blur’s basic “Song 2” in addition to appearances by legendary jazz guitarist George Benson and different company.

A handful of songs in, Benson joined Gorillaz to groove to “Humility,” his collaboration with the band off this yr's The Now Now document. It was the primary time the 75-year-old jazz musician carried out the synth-filled jam dwell alongside the band.

Original Blur bandmate guitarist Graham Coxon later joined Gorillaz frontman Damon Albarn for the band's signature 1997 hit “Song 2." “We’re going to strive a little bit of cross pollination now,” stated Albarn previous to Coxon getting in on the motion mid-song.

A fan-shot video of the occasion exhibits the duo jamming alongside the remainder of the band on a stage crammed with flashing blue lights. The crowd jumps and screams with uncontrollable power. Other featured particular company all through the night time included De La Soul, D.R.A.M., Little Simz and the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble. Performers who opened the present included Erykah Badu, The Internet, D.R.A.M. and Kilo Kish.

Watch Benson’s contribution to “Humility” in addition to Albarn and Coxon's tackle “Song 2” under.