Afriqoui are thrilled to announce the we have been funded by the PRS Foundation to record their next studio album and put together a bigger, better live show to take around the world. Onwards and upwards!
Afriquoi secure funding from the PRS Foundation
Soccer96 Boiler Room exclusive
Soccer96 have a new track out and it’s ben premiered on the ever-venerable Boiler Room, check out the mind-bending analogue/spacey brilliance of Megadrive Lamborghini here.
This is the first track to be aired from their new album “As Above So Below”, which is set for release on on September 25th, you can pre-order the album here.
AFRIQUOI ON BBC
BBC Focus on Africa invited Afriquoi in for a live session and interview. Check it here
SORCERESS DO THE UK
Nubiyan Twist headline Wormfood at Passing Clouds!
Very happy to announce our favourite band, Nubiyan Twist, at our favourite venue for a special intimate show as part of Passing Clouds 10th anniversary season!
Catch Nubiyan Twist headlining alongside one of our favourite beatmakers J-Felix (Tru Thoughts) and North London hip-hop / soul powerhouse Grand Wa Zoo and upstairs it’s The Rhythm Social Club making this a truly tantalising party proposition.
More info here
AFRIQUOI EP OUT TODAY
UK afro electronic pioneers Afriquoi present Abobo Nation Part 1, their second full release on Wormfood, following on from the success of their September 2015 debut album ‘Kolaba’.
They will be celebrating with a headline show at London’s all new Jazz Cafe tomorrow (Saturday 18th June), more info here
Nubiyan Twist: Siren Song
United Vibrations “The Myth of the Golden Ratio” out now
One of our favourite bands, United Vibrations‘ third LP “The Myth of the Golden Ratio” is out now! Catch them in London on the 26th of March atBitesize live + United Vibrations – The Myth of the Golden Ratio UK Tour Launch and head to their website to get a copy: www.unitedvibrations.co.uk
For live booking enquiries see their profile on our agency pagewww.wormfood.co.uk/united-vibrations
AFRIQUOI: KUDAUSHE (Anchorsong remix)
Comet is Coming interview on BBC Radio 6
Wormfood family The Comet is Coming featured on BBC6 show Stuart Maconie’s Freak Zone yesterday, continuing his enthusiastic support of a band we think are going to own 2016.
Now booking their tour in support of the new album, more info on our agency page: www.wormfood.co.uk/the-comet-is-coming
You can listen to the show here.
Top 10 of the year!
THE COMET IS COMING
Very happy to say we are representing the Comet is Coming for their 2016 tour of new album on Leaf. Waaaah!
THE MYTH OF THE GOLDEN RATIO
UV album scheduled to drop Feb 2016 on Ubiquity Records. Here’s a trailer!!
Sorceress UK + Europe tour 2016
Very happy to announce that the amazing Sorceress from New Zealand will be coming on a UK ad Europe tour in Summer 2016 and we are in charge of their bookings. Looking forward to spreading the word in the UK about this amazing band.
4 Feet Deep
4 Feet Deep! Inspired by writing on the inside of a jacuzzi in New York’s Le Bain club, and in collboaration with Turf, a new night celebrating afro, jazz, house, hiphop + techno. Based at the Bussey Building in Peckham, with a ton of our favourite artists. More info here
Afriquoi x KOG
Afriquoi have remixed the track ‘Jabulani’ by KOG and the Zongo Brigade. Check the preview on Purple Sneakers here
Afriquoi “Kolaba” album is out now! Check it out here
Wow. 2000 preregistrations, an amazing preview in Time Out and lots of excitement all round. Dele Sosimi appearing on BBC London Robert Elms show at 1215 Sat 25th July, and a feature on BBC London live TV 6-7pm Saturday 25th July. Very excited for Camberwell Fair! Pre-registrations are sold out but there are free tickets on the door if you don’t mind queueing, otherwise register for a members ticket here. £12 and it includes a free cocktail. Plus Dawn Penn.
WORMFOOD on the southbank
It’s finally happened – we’ve been invited to curate a night of UK-based, African-inspired music in England’s most prestigious arts venue, as part of the Africa Utopia festival. It’s also Afriquoi’s album launch – supported by all Wormfood acts: African Head Charge, KOG and the Zongo Brigade, Electric Jalaba and Nubiyan Twist DJs. We are excited. Southbank Centre, 11th September 2015. Grab your tickets now! More info here
Camberwell Fair – 8 days to go.
Dele Sosimi + Dawn Penn are headlining + Dele has kindly allowed us to use his track for this lighthearted video. Happy happy in Camberwell!
more info + to register for free ticket: camberwellfair.co.uk
Camberwell Fair full lineup announced
Full lineup announced for our FREE one day festival on Camberwell Green on 25 July. Featuring reggae legend Dawn Penn (of No No No fame), afrobeat master Dele Sosimi, high energy SE London ska from Chainska Brassika and balkan mayhem from our very own The Turbans – and much much more! Register for your free tickets here
Nubiyan Twist – Figure Numatic (Afriquoi remix)
We’re giving away a free download of Afriquoi’s remix of Nubiyan Twist’s ‘Figure Numatic’. Grab it here
MIDSUMMER TERRACE PARTY SOLD OUT
We have created a monster! This Saturday’s third instalment of our Midsummer Terrace Party is sold out…. but there will be 50 tickets on the door between 5 +6 pm, so make a day of it + get in early for a sunset session on the terrace if you didn’t get a ticket in time. We’ll be announcing our lineup for End of Summer Terrace Party in next couple of days as well + it’s pretty special….
Wormfood are pleased to announce we have been awarded funding from Southwark Council (High Street Challenge ) and Arts Council England to run a one day festival on Camberwell Green, South London on 25th July 2015!
This is the same weekend we always used to run Valley of the Antics at Secret Garden Party so it’s nice to be moving in a different direction! Register now for free tickets – camberwellfair.co.uk
Nubiyan Twist album out today
Nubiyan Twist album tour
Nubiyan Twist are touring the UK with their eponymous debut album, released 30th March 2015 on Wormfood Records. Advance physical copies are available at all the shows.
Check out the new video for ‘Work House’ featured on SBTV and available to buy via this link on 23.2.15
United Vibrations + Vula Viel at the Forge
We will be returning to The Forge in Camden on 26 Feb for a very special double bill featuring afro jazz pioneers United Vibrations and a 21st century take on Ghanaian xylophone music from the magical Vula Viel. Here’s a clip of them at the South Bank… More info here