LA based master teacher and musical visionary Shafiq Husayn prepares to initiate ‘The Loop’ with the first official single from his heavily anticipated sophomore LP. This time enlisting the vocal talents of long time Eglo Records collaborator Fatima and fellow LA native Jimetta Rose. The single follows 2014′s ‘It Better For You’ EP, which helped introduce the world to the talents of Anderson Paak.
Limited, hand numbered 12″ Vinyl, available from Bandcamp, Rough Trade, Bleep, Boomkat, Juno, Picadilly, SOTU and more!
Buy via itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/on-our-way-home-feat.-fatima/id1144520914
Eglo Records @ Soup Kitchen, Manchester
Thursday 2nd June
Steve Spacek / Funkineven / Alexander Nut / + Special Guests!
Tickets on sale via Resident Advisor:
Eglo Records are happy to be back in Manchester. Expect great music, good vibes and plenty of dancing.
Steve Spacek (Beat Spacek / Africa Hitech) makes a rare appearance, performing a very special DJ/PA set that is not to be missed. Steve is a legend in this here music game, and its not often you get to see/hear him live. We’re flying him over from Australia especially for this show. Don’t sleep!
O.G Eglo Records familia Mr Funkineven joins us to bang the box and bring the freshest house and funk this side of the Sun. And of course label head honcho Alexander Nut will be on deck to run riddim, sip rum and have fun.
Fatima & the Eglo Live Band
+ The Yussef Kamaal Trio
Fatima returns to London for an extra special extended performance in the picturesque, award wining setting of North London’s Union Chapel. Support comes from the brilliant Yussef Kamaal Trio. Not to be missed!
Tickets available HERE
Eglo Records will be back at Dimensions Festival 2015, Croatia this August. Its going to be a busy week, with Floating Points performing live at the opening concert, boat party on the 28th and stage the 29th. See below for details!
Congratulations Fatima! ‘Yellow Memories’ was voted ‘Album Of The Year 2015′ at the recent Worldwide Awards. Big thanks to Gilles Peterson for hosting and putting everything together, and a massive thanks to everyone who voted. We think its pretty good too!
Check out the latest visual to accompany Fatima’s ‘Biggest Joke Of All’. Taken from her debut album ‘Yellow Memories’, in stores now!
Dir. Sebastien Hallqvist
Fatima passed through Rinse TV for a stripped back live performance of her album track ‘Underwater’ as we’ll as a cover of SWV’s classic ‘Rain’.
Click the images below to watch!
Continuing last years Summer13at45 mix from FP, heres a selection he’s made of some great Brazilian cuts.
Thanks to everyone for their support so far this year & have a great summer.
Love everyone at Eglo!
Music from Luis gonzaga Jr, Hareton Salvanini, Pedro Santos, Rogerio Duprat, Tim Mia, Gal Costa, Celia, Evinha, G/9 Group, Luis Carlos Vinhas & others
Stream or ‘right click/save as’
Out now on Vinyl, CD and Mp3! Fatima’s highly anticipated debut album ‘Yellow Memories’. The velvet toned Swede stuns with her gorgeous voice, candy coated melody and a fresh take on modern soul. Enlisting the likes of Floating Points, Oh No, Scoop DeVille, Flako, Computer Jay. Knx and more on production duties.
The vinyl has been cut and mastered at half speed by Matt Colton of Alchemy Studio’s for enhanced sound quality. Each copy contains a free mp3 download card and gatefold lyrics sheet. The CD includes a 12 page booklet.
Check out the album opener ‘Do Better’ via OkayPlayer here.
Stream ‘Ridin’ Round (Sky High)’ via The Fader here.
Read Fatima’s recent interview with Fact Magazine here.
Watch her performance of ‘Gave Me My Name’ for Resident Advisor here.
“A bonafide star” – Pitchfork, USA.