Timeline → 2010
The timeline is a chronicle of all mayor Massive Attack news events since 1998 up until the end of 2016. Currently there are 126 events cataloged, which include such things as album/single release dates, touring information etc…
It is all presented in a cool vertical slider for you to browse through. Click one of the years below to be taken to the timeline archive for that year.
2010 Tour Comes To An End
The 2010 tour comes to an end at the Hot Festival in Buenos Aires, on this date.
Atlas Air EP Released
The Atlas Air EP was released on this date as an exclusive vinyl record available only from Vinyl Factory in a limited editon of only 1,000 copies. It was also released digtally too.
Pray For Rain Promo Video Debuts Online
The promo video for Pray For Rain, got its premiere online on this date. It was directed by Jake Scott, the son of famous British director, Ridley Scott.
DelNaja.com Opens + New Version Of Future Proof
3D launched his official website/blog on this date, as a place to showcase his artwork. The site also featured an updated version of his original 2002 Nocturne Mix avaialble to stream for free, which offered a new version of Future Proof, which had been played live in 2004 but until now unreleased.
Atlas Air Promo Video Debuts Online
The computer animated promo video for Atlas Air was premiered on the internet on this date. It was directed by Edouard Salier, who had already directed a similar type video for the Splitting The Atom promo earlier this year. The Atlas Air video is actually meant to be a prequel to his Splitting The Atom video.
Psyche Promo Video Debuts Online
The promo video for Psyche, got its premiere online on this date. It was directed by John Downer, a famous nature documentary filmmaker.
Massive Attack released their 5th studio album called "Heligoland" on this date in the UK. It was their first album in 7 years, since their last album "100th Window", in February 2003. It got to number 6 in the UK albums chart upon its first week of release.
2010 Heligoland Tour Kicks Off In Wales
The 2nd part of the "Heligoland" tour in 2010 gets underway at the Newport Centre in Wales. In total Massive Attack performed 88 shows in 2010.
Flat Of The Blade Promo Video Debuts Online
The promo video for Flat Of The Blade, from the then upcoming Massive Attack album, Heligoland, got its premiere online on this date. It was directed by Ewen Spencer.