Gondwana Records is an Independent record label based in Manchester, UK. Founded by Matthew Halsall in 2008 the label has gone on to release music by Dwight Trible, GoGo Penguin, John Ellis, Mammal Hands, Matthew Halsall, Nat Birchall, Noya Rao, Phil France and Portico Quartet. The label has won a legion of fans across the world and acclaim from the likes of Gilles Peterson, DJ Shadow, Mr Scruff and Bonobo.
Gondwana Records - Released in 2017

Gondwana Records – Released in 2017

We’re super proud to have released so much beautiful music on Gondwana Records in 2017! Big thank you to Phil France, Dwight Trible, Portico Quartet, Mr. Scruff, Mammal Hands and Noya Rao for making ace records. You can purchase CDs / LPs / DLs / T-Shirts online HERE.
Out Now Noya Rao's debut album 'Icaros' on CD / LP / DL

Out Now Noya Rao’s debut album ‘Icaros’ on CD / LP / DL

Purveyors of enigmatic dreamscapes and organic, danceable electronica, Leeds-based, electronic-soul quartet Noya Rao release their debut album, Icaros, on Gondwana Records. Order now on CD / LP / DL formats online HERE. Noya Rao Icaros CD // LP // DL Out Now GONDWANA SHOP
Watch Noya Rao ‘Golden Claw’ video from their debut album ‘Icaros’

Watch Noya Rao ‘Golden Claw’ video from their debut album ‘Icaros’

Watch the new Noya Rao video for ‘Golden Claw’ taken from their debut album ‘Icaros’, which is out on Gondwana Records on Friday 24th November on CD / LP / DL formats. Order / stream tracks from the album online here: https://gondwana-records.lnk.to/hehy0FA
New t-shirts available for Mammal Hands, Portico Quartet and Gondwana Records

New t-shirts available for Mammal Hands, Portico Quartet and Gondwana Records

Check out our new t-shirt range, featuring new designs for Portico Quartet, Mammal Hands and Gondwana Records: https://gondwanarecords.bandcamp.com/merch
Out Now - Mammal Hands - Shadow Work on CD / LP / DL

Out Now – Mammal Hands – Shadow Work on CD / LP / DL

Captivating, ethereal and majestic, Mammal Hands unleash their third album, Shadow Work: drawing on spiritual jazz, north Indian, folk and classical music to create something inimitably their own. Recorded at 80 Hertz Studios in Manchester, it is the result of 18 months of intensive touring and mammoth writing sessions. The energy from their exhilarating live performances...
Mammal Hands 'Boreal Forest' video + autumn tour dates

Mammal Hands ‘Boreal Forest’ video + autumn tour dates

Today, we are delighted to share the beautiful video for Mammal Hands ‘Boreal Forest’ taken from their forthcoming album ‘Shadow Work’, which is out on Friday 3rd November. Pre-order now on CD / LP / DL formats online HERE The band are also on tour, full details below, but we...
Out Now - Mr. Scruff Vs Phil France: Joy of Brass Remixes 12" / DL

Out Now – Mr. Scruff Vs Phil France: Joy of Brass Remixes 12″ / DL

With a career that spans over two decades Manchester DJ Andy Carthy aka Mr. Scruff needs little introduction. He is regularly cited as a source of inspiration for many of the world’s up and coming artists through his eclectic approach to both DJing and creating music. We are proud to...
Portico Quartet's new album 'Art in the Age of Automation' is out now on CD/LP/DL

Portico Quartet’s new album ‘Art in the Age of Automation’ is out now on CD/LP/DL

The wait is finally over! Portico Quartet’s new album ‘Art in the Age of Automation’ is out now on Gondwana Records on CD / LP / Digital formats, featuring the singles ‘Endless’ and ‘A Luminous Beam’. Portico Quartet Art in the Age of Automation CD // LP // Digital Out...
Listen to Portico Quartet's new single 'Endless'

Listen to Portico Quartet’s new single ‘Endless’

Listen to Portico Quartet’s new single ‘Endless’ from their latest album ‘Art in the Age of Automation’, which will be released on Gondwana Records on CD/LP/DL on 25th August 2017.
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Out Now Noya Rao's debut album 'Icaros' on CD / LP / DL

Out Now Noya Rao’s debut album ‘Icaros’ on CD / LP / DL

Purveyors of enigmatic dreamscapes and organic, danceable electronica, Leeds-based, electronic-soul quartet Noya Rao release their debut album, Icaros, on Gondwana Records. Order now on CD / LP / DL formats online HERE. Noya Rao Icaros CD // LP // DL Out Now GONDWANA SHOP
Watch Noya Rao ‘Golden Claw’ video from their debut album ‘Icaros’

Watch Noya Rao ‘Golden Claw’ video from their debut album ‘Icaros’

Watch the new Noya Rao video for ‘Golden Claw’ taken from their debut album ‘Icaros’, which is out on Gondwana Records on Friday 24th November on CD / LP / DL formats. Order / stream tracks from the album online here: https://gondwana-records.lnk.to/hehy0FA
New t-shirts available for Mammal Hands, Portico Quartet and Gondwana Records

New t-shirts available for Mammal Hands, Portico Quartet and Gondwana Records

Check out our new t-shirt range, featuring new designs for Portico Quartet, Mammal Hands and Gondwana Records: https://gondwanarecords.bandcamp.com/merch
Out Now - Mammal Hands - Shadow Work - CD / DL / T-Shirt

Out Now – Mammal Hands – Shadow Work – CD / DL / T-Shirt

Captivating, ethereal and majestic, Mammal Hands unleash their third album, Shadow Work: drawing on spiritual jazz, north Indian, folk and classical music to create something inimitably their own. Recorded at 80 Hertz Studios in Manchester, it is the result of 18 months of intensive touring and mammoth writing sessions. The energy from their exhilarating live performances has fed into the writing...
Mammal Hands ‘Boreal Forest’ video + autumn tour dates

Mammal Hands ‘Boreal Forest’ video + autumn tour dates

Today, we are delighted to share the beautiful video for Mammal Hands ‘Boreal Forest’ taken from their forthcoming album ‘Shadow Work’, which is out on Friday 3rd November. Pre-order now on CD / LP / DL formats online HERE The band are also on tour, full details below, but we are especially looking forward to...
Out Now - Mr. Scruff Vs Phil France: Joy of Brass Remixes 12" / DL

Out Now – Mr. Scruff Vs Phil France: Joy of Brass Remixes 12″ / DL

With a career that spans over two decades Manchester DJ Andy Carthy aka Mr. Scruff needs little introduction. He is regularly cited as a source of inspiration for many of the world’s up and coming artists through his eclectic approach to both DJing and creating music. We are proud to say Andy has always been...
Portico Quartet's new album 'Art in the Age of Automation' is out now on CD/LP/DL

Portico Quartet’s new album ‘Art in the Age of Automation’ is out now on CD/LP/DL

The wait is finally over! Portico Quartet’s new album ‘Art in the Age of Automation’ is out now on Gondwana Records on CD / LP / Digital formats, featuring the singles ‘Endless’ and ‘A Luminous Beam’. Portico Quartet Art in the Age of Automation CD // LP // Digital Out Now GONDWANA SHOP ITUNES // AMAZON // BLEEP SPOTIFY // APPLE...
Listen to Portico Quartet’s new single ‘Endless’

Listen to Portico Quartet’s new single ‘Endless’

Listen to Portico Quartet’s new single ‘Endless’ from their latest album ‘Art in the Age of Automation’, which will be released on Gondwana Records on CD/LP/DL on 25th August 2017.
Listen to Portico Quartet's latest single 'A Luminous Beam'

Listen to Portico Quartet’s latest single ‘A Luminous Beam’

Listen to the latest single from Portico Quartet’s new album ‘Art in the Age of Automation’, which is out on Friday 25th August 2017 on CD / LP / DL.
Out now Dwight Trible’s Inspirations album featuring Matthew Halsall

Out now Dwight Trible’s Inspirations album featuring Matthew Halsall

Gondwana Records are pleased to announce the signing of LA based spiritual jazz singer Dwight Trible. A key collaborator with the likes of Pharoah Sanders and Kamasi Washington, Trible is a long time favourite of ours and his debut release Inspirations is produced by and features Matthew Halsall on trumpet, alongside members of The Gondwana Orchestra. Together they take you on...
Order new signing Phil France’s debut album The Swimmer on CD/LP/DL

Order new signing Phil France’s debut album The Swimmer on CD/LP/DL

We are delighted to announce the signing of composer, bassist and producer Phil France. A key collaborator alongside Jason Swinscoe in the Cinematic Orchestra, France was responsible for some of the most heartrendingly beautiful music created in recent times. Co-writing, arranging and producing on the Cinematic Orchestra albums including Everyday, Man With a Movie Camera,...
Order John Ellis’s debut album Evolution: Seeds & Streams on CD / DL formats

Order John Ellis’s debut album Evolution: Seeds & Streams on CD / DL formats

John Ellis’s debut album Evolution: Seeds & Streams is out now on Gondwana Records and is available on CD / DL formats online here: Evolution: Seeds & Streams by John Ellis