protoje uk tour october 2015

Protoje UK tour dates, October 2015

Oct 06, 2015

Reggae don, and latest Mr Bongo signing, Protoje is coming to the UK. The tour starts next week: OCTOBER 13 - Komedia - Brighton, UK - BUY TICKETSOCTOBER 14 - Academy 2 - Birmingham, UK - BUY TICKETSOCTOBER 15 - ABC 2 - Glasgow, UK - BUY TICKETSOCTOBER 16 - The Ruby Lounge - Manchester, UK - BUY TICKETSOCTOBER 18 - Academy - Bristol, UK - BUY TICKETSOCTOBER 19 - Academy - Oxford, UK - BUY TICKETSOCTOBER...

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The Mr Bongo Record Club Episode 13, available now

Oct 01, 2015

Episode 13 is another residents special with Graham Luckhurst, Ally Smith, Gareth Stephens and Ville Marttila. Featuring music by F.B.I, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Jimmy McGriff, Oneness Of Juju, Pleasure, David Axelrod and more. We are very pleased to announce that the Mr Bongo Soundsystem is now being represented by Elastic Artists. If you are interested in booking us, please contact them here....

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Announcing Protoje Ancient Future

Announcing: Protoje 'Ancient Future', coming soon on Mr Bongo

Sep 22, 2015

Protoje will release his third album, ‘Ancient Future’ in the UK on October 16th on Mr Bongo. Protoje along with his long time band and collaborators, The Indiggnation, are at the forefront of what is being described as the “Reggae Revival” currently happening in Jamaica. Considering Protoje’s heritage his place in the revival is unsurprising, his father was a calypso king...

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Santa Sangre at the Regent Street Cinema

Sep 10, 2015

On the 15th, 16th & 17th of September, the Regent Street Cinema will be screening an Alejandro Jodorowsky double bill. The double bill features his latest film 'The Dance of Reality', and the cult classic 'Santa Sangre' (available on Mr Bongo BluRay).   Alejandro Jodorowsky’s inimitable style is on full display in this film. The director of El Topo (a favourite of...

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The Mr Bongo Record Club - Episode 12 with guest selector Leon Vynehall

Sep 01, 2015

Our first anniversary show is now available! With extra special guest selector Leon Vynehall plus resident selectors Graham Luckhurst, Gareth Stephens and Ville Marttila.  Featuring music by Blo, Mike Lundy, James Mason, Dorothy Ashby, Fatima, Elis Regina and more.  The Mr Bongo Record Club - Episode 12 with guest selector Leon Vynehall by Mr Bongo on Mixcloud 1. Blo -...

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Marcos Valle Estrelar Robson Jorge Lincoln Olivetti Alleluia

Marcos Valle - Estrelar / Robson Jorge & Lincoln Olivetti - Alleluia 7", now shipping

Aug 11, 2015

Brazil 45, number 30 is Brazilian disco/boogie double featuring Marcos Valle's 'Estrelar' and Robson Jorge & Lincoln Olivetti's 'Alleluia'. Listen and buy Valle's almighty ‘Estrelar’, is his most well known disco/boogie track co-written with Leon Ware. Added hints of Yacht Rock too! ‘Estrelar’ is taken from his 1983 self titled LP released on Som Livre.  Two of the masters of the Brazilian Boogie...

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Mr Bongo and the works of Wojciech Has

Jul 29, 2015

This month saw the Blu-Ray release of Wojciech Has' 'The Saragossa Manuscript' and 'The Hourglass Sanatorium’. Mr Bongo fans may have noted that we originally released these two classic, psychedelic Polish cinema titles as DVDs back in 2007. We felt the time was right for these films to be seen in Blu-Ray too, and are delighted to see people receiving...

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