Gondwana Records is an independent record label based in Manchester, UK. Artists on the label include Phil France, John Ellis, Mammal Hands, Matthew Halsall and GoGo Penguin. 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.
Events
New Mammal Hands tour dates announced for the UK in 2016

New Mammal Hands tour dates announced for the UK in 2016

Mammal Hands will embark on their first UK tour performing new material from Floa (new album set for release on LP/CD/DL on 27/05/16) plus favourites from their debut album Animalia. _________________________________________________________________________ UK Tour Dates  01/05/16 – Jazz East The Alex – Felixstowe 13/05/16 – Pump and Grind – Ipswich 26/05/16 – St Johns Hackney –...
Watch the new video from Matthew Halsall & The Gondwana Orchestra Into Forever (feat Josephine Oniyama)

Watch the new video from Matthew Halsall & The Gondwana Orchestra Into Forever (feat Josephine Oniyama)

Watch Matthew Halsall & The Gondwana Orchestra’s new video Into Forever (feat Josephine Oniyama). Order on CD/DL/LP here
GoGo Penguin - Remix Competition

GoGo Penguin – Remix Competition

GoGo Penguin are offering Soundcloud users the chance to remix one of their tracks from their Mercury-nominated album v2.0. The stems for the track Fort are all available to download to create your own outstanding version of the track. The best remix will win a pro account from Soundcloud, one LP/CD, plus an exclusive print...
Watch GoGo Penguin's performance on Later with Jools Holland

Watch GoGo Penguin’s performance on Later with Jools Holland

  Watch GoGo Penguin’s performance on Later with Jools Holland on BBC Two on Friday 26th September 2014. The show also features Mary J Blige, Marianne Faithfull, Band of Skulls, First Aid Kit and Idris Elba.
Matthew Halsall & Josephine Oniyama collaboration for BBC Radio 3′s show The Verb

Matthew Halsall & Josephine Oniyama collaboration for BBC Radio 3′s show The Verb

                          Yesterday Matthew Halsall recorded two new live tracks in session for BBC Radio 3′s show The Verb, presented by Ian McMillan. The show will be broadcast tonight (15/11/2013) at 10pm and features guests Ian Rankin, Chuck Palahniuk and Helen Mort as well...
Bonobo to Issue 'Late Night Tales' Mix Album featuring Matthew Halsall

Bonobo to Issue ‘Late Night Tales’ Mix Album featuring Matthew Halsall

The release of the fifth album from UK artist Simon Green (a.k.a. Bonobo), The North Borders, launched a number of extensive tours for the producer and his traveling ensemble throughout 2013, and that busy year will soon be capped off with a brand-new mix album for the longstanding Late Night Tales series. Green’s 21-track set will mark the 33rd installment...
Matthew Halsall Interview with Jamie Cullum on BBC Radio 2 Tuesday 19th February 2013

Matthew Halsall Interview with Jamie Cullum on BBC Radio 2 Tuesday 19th February 2013

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01qqb88
Listen to GoGo Penguin on BBC Radio 3 - London Jazz Festival - Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club

Listen to GoGo Penguin on BBC Radio 3 – London Jazz Festival – Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club

Jez Nelson presents a special edition of Jazz on 3 live from Ronnie Scott’s jazz club in Soho on the opening night of the 2012 London Jazz Festival. With exclusive performances from some of the most sought-after acts at the festival, the billing illustrates the breadth and quality of both established and new artists on...
16/07/2012 - Matthew Halsall with Brighouse & Rastrick Brass Band (Live) @ Holmfirth Arts Festival 2012

16/07/2012 – Matthew Halsall with Brighouse & Rastrick Brass Band (Live) @ Holmfirth Arts Festival 2012

Matthew Halsall is currently working on a special project with a 28 piece brass band (Brighouse & Rastrick Band). In this project Matthew and the band will re-arrange his compositions and perform them live as part of the Homlfirth Arts Festival on 16th June.