GoGo Penguin is a British instrumental trio known for their unique blend of jazz, classical, and electronic music. Formed in Manchester in 2012, the band consists of Chris Illingworth on piano, Nick Blacka on double bass, and Rob Turner on drums. Their distinctive sound has garnered them critical acclaim and a dedicated fan base worldwide.

GoGo Penguin's career took off with the release of their self-titled debut album in 2012. The album showcased their innovative approach to composition and improvisation, combining intricate melodies with complex rhythms. It was met with widespread praise from critics and listeners alike, establishing them as one of the most exciting new acts in contemporary jazz.

Since then, GoGo Penguin has released several highly acclaimed albums, including "v2.0" (2014), "Man Made Object" (2016), and "A Humdrum Star" (2018). Each album showcases the band's evolution and experimentation with different musical styles while maintaining their signature sound. Their compositions often feature hypnotic piano motifs, pulsating basslines, and dynamic drumming patterns that create an immersive sonic experience.

In addition to their studio recordings, GoGo Penguin is renowned for their captivating live performances. They have toured extensively around the world, captivating audiences with their energetic and mesmerizing shows. Their ability to seamlessly blend acoustic instruments with electronic elements creates a truly immersive experience for concert-goers.

Over the years, GoGo Penguin has received numerous accolades for their work.


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