Gondwana Records is an independent record label based in Manchester, UK. Artists on the label included GoGo Penguin, John Ellis, Mammal Hands, Matthew Halsall and Nat Birchall. The label has won a legion of fans across the world and acclaim from the likes of Gilles Peterson, Jamie Cullum, Mr Scruff, MOJO, BBC Music Magazine and BBC 6 Music.
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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
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
Check out this wonderful video for John Ellis's track 'Unidentical Twins'

Check out this wonderful video for John Ellis’s track ‘Unidentical Twins’

Check out this wonderful video for John Ellis’s track ‘Unidentical Twins’, taken from his debut album on Gondwana Records ‘Evolution: Seeds & Streams’ set for release on 11/11/2016. Order on CD / DL online here: http://johnellismusic.bandcamp.com/releases
Check out this wonderful video for John Ellis's track Unidentical Twins

Check out this wonderful video for John Ellis’s track Unidentical Twins

Check out this wonderful video for John Ellis’s track ‘Unidentical Twins’, taken from his debut album on Gondwana Records ‘Evolution: Seeds & Streams’ set for release on 11/11/2016. Order on CD / DL online here: http://johnellismusic.bandcamp.com/releases
Matthew Halsall & The Gondwana Orchestra + John Ellis at Islington Assembly Hall in London 15/11/16

Matthew Halsall & The Gondwana Orchestra + John Ellis at Islington Assembly Hall in London 15/11/16

Gondwana Records presents Matthew Halsall & The Gondwana Orchestra + John Ellis + Mammal Hands at the RNCM 22/10/16

Gondwana Records presents Matthew Halsall & The Gondwana Orchestra + John Ellis + Mammal Hands at the RNCM 22/10/16

Matthew Halsall & The Gondwana Orchestra + John Ellis at Islington Assembly Hall in London 15/11/16

Matthew Halsall & The Gondwana Orchestra + John Ellis at Islington Assembly Hall in London 15/11/16

Matthew Halsall & The Gondwana Orchestra with Dwight Trible at Jazz Cafe, London

Matthew Halsall & The Gondwana Orchestra with Dwight Trible at Jazz Cafe, London

Following his sold out shows at Union Chapel and St John’s Hackney, Manchester based trumpeter, composer, arranger, band-leader and record label boss Matthew Halsall drops into the Jazz Café for a very special one-off show featuring the Gondwana Orchestra with very special guest, Spiritual jazz vocal legend Dwight Trible. Matthew and Dwight first performed together...
Watch Mammal Hands latest video for Hourglass

Watch Mammal Hands latest video for Hourglass

Check out this amazing new video for the Mammal Hands track ‘Hourglass’ taken from their latest album ‘Floa’ set for release on Gondwana Records on 27/05/16. You can order the album on LP/CD and DL formats here: https://mammalhands.bandcamp.com/album/floa
Order Mammal Hands new album Floa on LP/CD/DL

Order Mammal Hands new album Floa on LP/CD/DL

We’re super excited to announce the new Mammal Hands album, Floa will be released on Gondwana Records on 27/05/2016 on LP/CD and DL. Produced by Matthew Halsall and recorded/mixed/mastered by George Atkins at 80 Hertz Studios in Manchester the album also features string players from The Gondwana Orchestra on tracks ‘In The Treetops’ and ‘The Falling Dream’.  The beautiful artwork is...
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 –...
Order Matthew Halsall - On The Go (Special Edition) LP/CD/DL

Order Matthew Halsall – On The Go (Special Edition) LP/CD/DL

We are very happy to announce, that due to popular demand, Matthew Halsall’s 2011 award-winning album, ON THE GO, is being issued for the first time on vinyl (2xLP), including three (never heard before) bonus tracks. The album has been specially remixed and remastered by Matthew Halsall and George Atkins at 80 Hertz. The release...