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....
Matthew Halsall & The Gondwana Orchestra’s album When The World Was One is the iTunes Jazz Album of the Year 2014.
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 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 debut album will be released on Gondwana Records on Monday 15th September 2014. You can pre-order the album on CD / DL formats online here: https://gondwanarecords.bandcamp.com/
We are very pleased to announce that our latest signing Mammal Hands will release their debut album ‘Animalia’ on Gondwana Records on Monday 15th September. You can pre-order the album on CD / DL formats online below:
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: