They’re called , and if you’re not a fan yet, you will be soon.

The trio takes the jazz trio format and extends it into and sounds that don’t come from the traditional jazz songwriters. Instead they’re fusing electronics and hip hop the usual piano-drums-upright combo, something that’s already earned them a Mercury Prize nomination and a spot on the legendary records.

My buddy Pete recently caught the show in where they State-side debuted their original score to the seminal classic film, .

Check out a few clips from the show below…

Go Go Penguin - Koyaanasqatsi (10/21/17)

Turns out this isn’t a for the trio, as they’ve been playing it out on select dates closer to their hometown across the .

plays (part of) Kooyanisquatsi

GoGo Penguin's Koyaanisquatsi @ Transition Jazz , TivoliVredenburg Utrecht, April 8th 2017

GoGo Penguin presents | in Dublin

At press time will be doing another one of these in the this week, but it’s sold out. Keep up on GoGo Penguin here.


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