News2021-12-07T00:48:37+02:00
Latest

“Emblema” – new video by Rhabdomantic Orchestra

Inspired on the everlasting beauty of the composer Simón Dìaz and his “Tonada de Luna Llena” , this song plays with the idea of ethereal suspension, a lullaby for a state of mind that travels between light and shadow, between dawn and night, between life and dead… link: youtube “With [...]

playlist on spotify

please feel free to enjoy our playlist on spotify: link - picture by Irène Zandel (https://irene-zandel.de/)

out now !

AR155DD JEMBAA GROOVE „Susuma“ release date: 18 March 2022 LP | CD | digital Berlin based international outfit Jembaa Groove come forth with a powerful and poly-rhythmical debut album built around the West African Highlife tradition and the spirit of classic US Jazz and Soul. now available all over our [...]

new artist: JEMBAA GROOVE

Eric Owusu and Yannick Nolting are two musical nomads which found themselves calmed down in Berlin after travelling the globe for many years. “Bassa Bassa” is the first single by their bandnew project called JEMBAA GROOVE. the album gonna follow in early 2022. we love this band !

Bareto signed to Agogo Records

We are more than lucky that BARETO, one of Peru’s go-to psychedelic cumbia protagonists, signed a deal with our brave label out of Germany. Their inimitable pan-international sound has drawn them a massive fan base not just in Peru but across the South American continent, in Europe, US and further [...]

new single by Linear John

’Me & Mrs PC’ is a song about a man who has a simple plan to meet an actress Penelope Cruz. He’s going to be a great actor and then play opposite her. The song has some sixties influences (a’la The Beatles, Simon & Garfunkel) with a little electronic feel [...]

new single & video by RSN

Please see the video here https://youtu.be/5GvtN4_WN0k and have just a listen here https://agogo.lnk.to/Motion

Rolf Zielke “Beaches In Your Soul”

The music of pianist and composer Rolf Zielke is a reflection of Contemporary Jazz, Latin and Brazilian Jazz and music of the ‘Middle East’. Since the mid-eighties, Rolf Zielke has been an active member of the international jazz scene, presenting his own projects or accompanying renowned artists such as Charlie [...]

New EP by Hoodna Orchestra

The Hoodna Orchestra's well anticipated EP "Alem Alem" is to be released on Agogo Records on the 5th in February. This EP is the 1st in a series of three due to be released in 2021. All songs were recorded and mixed in the orchestra's own studio in the south [...]

AGOGO 2020 – free download compilation

Please feel free to enjoy this 'free download' compilation which features some songs from our releases in 2020. thank you all for your support this year ! download here: Bandcamp Shop Tracklist: 01. Hoodna Orchestra "Sof Layla (Ba Hoodna)" 02. Mulatu Astatke & Black Jesus Experience "Ambassa Lemdi" 03. Wanubalé [...]

Mulate Astatke & Black Jesus Experience – some feedback

MULATU ASTATKE & BLACK JESUS EXPERIENCE "To Know Without Knowing" link to various shops: https://agogo.lnk.to/ToKnowWithoutKnowing   “This is a great record and it’s cool.It’s just a beautifully played, beautifully arranged and composed record.” NPR - New Music Friday Top 6 Albums - John Morrison   ★★★★ “An absorbing ride. Collectivity, [...]

new single by Coladera feat. Melodiesinfonie Remix

Coladera is a merge of friendship and talent formed by Vitor Santana from Brazil and Joao Pires from Portugal. Both artists were eager to create a sound which they felt was missing in the Lusophone world: a true refelection between Portugal, Brazil and West Africa, especially Cape Verde and Angola. [...]

Hoodna Orchestra “Sof Layla”

ILAN SMILAN from the HOODNA ORCHESTRA about this song: The inspiration for this new song came from the countless nights we ended up at the Hoodna Bar in Florentin, Tel Aviv. Perhaps we played a show there or somewhere else, met up with some friends or made new ones, just [...]

New Single by Wanubalé

NADRA / LOOSE FOCUS to us is a very natural evolution of the ideas and impressions WANUBALÉ got after releasing their first album in 2019 and a step closer towards their vision of the band's sound. The two tracks differ massively in their kind of groove and their influences but [...]

Gyedu-Blay Ambolley gonna perform at Roskilde Festival 2020

GYEDU-BLAY AMBOLLEY & HIS SEKONDI FESTIVAL 03. July 2020 Roskilde Festival Tickets & Program: link Ghanian Afro-funk from living legend Gyedu-Blay Ambolley started in the sixties in the Uhuru Dance Band and learned music from outstanding artists like Ebo Taylor, with whom he founded The Apagya Show Band in 1974. [...]

Mulatu Astatke & Black Jesus Experience

FULGEANCE "excellent as always with Astatke" SIMBAD "yeeees!!!!" DR BOB JONES "superb production. wonderful ! full support" NICKODEMUS "well done" URGENT.FM "yes, what a vibe" KCSF RADIO "this is truly a transcendental track" WICKED JAZZ SOUNDS "this is fantastic. world music at its finest" LAURENT GARNIER "<3<3<3<3" BUSCEMI "great track [...]

“Para Todos” by Natalie Greffel

DJ MAESTRO "nice!" TIM LOVE LEE "really beautiful" DANNY MASSURE "very nice!" BAMALOVESOUL "yes yes yes" JADA PAROLINI "delicious" JUNIOR "pure joy" RTR FM "absolutely exquisite" SIMBAD "absolutely beautiful" WICKED JAZZ SOUNDS "amazing album. what a vibe!" TOSHIO MATSUURA "smooth" RADIO KRIMI "nice discover" LAURENT GARNIER "stunning - will play [...]

new album by Gyedu-Blay Ambolley !

The Ghanian legend’s latest release shows off a pride of heritage and his honed talent for mixing Highlife with other genres like Rap, Afro-funk and Disco. the album will be available on glorious Double Vinyl gatefold, CD digipack and all digital formats by end of November. various shops: link

WANUBALÉ “phosphenes” – debut album is now on pre-order

Wanubalé – nine guys from Berlin, inspired by the city’s fresh Jazz scene and distinct club culture. This band sets out to define their own, highly danceable version of Jazz, Neo Soul and Funk. Heavy influences from Jazz, Neo Soul and Funk shape their compositions. However, electronic sounds are just [...]

new 7″ by Nautilus

We let the jazzy cat out of the bag with dj, selector and arranger Oonops' second co-operation with japanese trio Nautilus. This time they covered another masterpiece of history: De La Soul's "A Roller Skating Jam Named Saturday". this version combines it with the heavy little break of UMC's "One [...]

Oonops Drops Vol. 2

DJ Oonops presents Volume 2 of his extensive compilation covering genres from Dub, Jazz, Funk, Soul to Beats and Hip Hop featuring pretty well known artists as well as zooming newcomers. Bandcamp: https://djoonops.bandcamp.com/album/oonops-drops-vol-2

Go to Top