Matthew Halsall has been hard at work in the studio and is currently putting the finishing touches to his forthcoming album Into Forever featuring The Gondwana Orchestra and special guest Josephine Oniyama. Into Forever is slated for release in October 2015 and the Orchestra tour the UK in October with a very special show in Manchester’s beautiful St Peter’s Church on 23rd October....
Massive thanks to everyone for all your SoundCloud remixes! It’s great to hear so many individual takes on GoGo Penguin’s music. We’re pleased to announce that the winner is… Rumpelstiltskin¬ with their remix ‘GoOn Pengroin – Fooerrt – ReSkin’ – we look forward to seeing you after our gig atRich Mix London on the 7th Nov! #MercuryPrize2014
Watch GoGo Penguin’s performance at the Mercury Music Prize Awards 2014.
GoGo Penguin v2.0 T-Shirts are now on sale on Bandcamp: http://gogopenguin.bandcamp.com/merch/v20-t-shirt
Gilles Peterson talks about why GoGo Penguin’s album v2.0 should win the 2014 Barclaycard Mercury Prize for Album of the Year.
GoGo Penguin announce v2.0 digital deluxe edition – Release date 20th October 2014 View this email in your browser GoGo Penguin announce v2.0 digital deluxe edition – Release date 20th October 2014 Buy here To celebrate the inclusion of v2.0 as a Barclaycard Mercury Prize album of the year, GoGo Penguin are releasing a deluxe digital edition of v2.0 with three killer...
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 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.
Gondwana Records are pleased to announce that GoGo Penguin‘s v2.0 album has been shortlisted for the Barclaycard Mercury Music Prize 2014. It’s one of twelve albums selected for Albums of the Year, other artists include: Anna Calvi, Bombay Bicycle Club, Damon Albarn, East India Youth, FKA twigs, Jungle, Kate Tempest, Nick Mulvey, Polar Bear, Royal Blood and Young Fathers.
Mammal Hands and GoGo Penguin will be performing live @ Norwich Arts Centre on Thursday 11th September 2014!! You can book tickets online here:https://norwichartscentre.co.uk/ or call the box office on: 01603 660352
Here’s a great feature on Rob Turner and GoGo Penguin in a recent issue of Rhythm Magazine. Click the link to read: http://issuu.com/gogopenguin/docs/rhythmmagazine2014/0
GoGo Penguin select songs that have influenced and excited them recently on Gilles Peterson’s Worldwide show: