Tag: Mungo’s Hi Fi

Mungo’s Hi Fi – Forward Ever

Forward Ever album coverFor the many eager fans of Scotland’s finest export since stuffed sheep’s intestines (obligatory haggis reference), the new Mungo’s Hi Fi album has been a long time coming.

Indeed, although they’ve certainly unleashed their share of tasty releases over the past couple of years, by their own hyperactive standards this gaggle of Glaswegians have been mysteriously quiet since their acclaimed Sound System Champions LP dropped back in 2008.

But rest assured, they haven’t been sitting on their dates for the past three years eating deep-fried pizzas (a Glaswegian speciality). They’ve been hard at work in the riddim laboratory working on Forward Ever – set for release on 14 November. (more…)

Mungo’s Hi Fi – February 2010

Mungo's Hi FiSince forming in 2000, Mungo’s Hi Fi have been one of the most progressive forces in international reggae, unleashing a myriad of highly sought-after releases on their Scotch Bonnet label while playing countless sell-out gigs throughout the UK and Europe. (more…)

Mungo’s Hi Fi and Earl Gateshead (UK)

Mungo's Hi Fi and Earl GatesheadNICEUP.ORG.NZ & NEWTOWN SOUND IN ASSOCIATION WITH RADIO ACTIVE & BASE FM PRESENT… 

MUNGO’S HI FI (SCOTLAND) & EARL GATESHEAD (TROJAN, UK)

FRIDAY 12 FEBRUARY – KHUJA LOUNGE, AUCKLAND
SATURDAY 13 FEBRUARY – BODEGA, WELLINGTON

NiceUp and Newtown Sound are kicking off 2010 with two of the biggest reggae dubstep nights to hit Aotearoa when Mungo’s Hi Fi, straight outta Scotland, and DJ Earl Gateshead, from UK’s legendary Trojan Records, reach our shores this February.

Since forming in 2000, Mungo’s Hi Fi have been one of the most progressive forces in international reggae, unleashing a myriad of highly sought-after releases on their Scotch Bonnet label while playing countless sell-out gigs throughout the UK and Europe. (more…)

Interview with Mungo’s Hi Fi

Naram talks to Craig from Scottish reggae crew, Mungo’s Hi Fi, who will be reaching our shores this February for the One Love Waitangi Day Festival and two North Island shows on 12 and 13 February.

Right, let’s get the ball rolling with a bit of a background on how Mungo’s Hi Fi came into being?

Well, Mungo’s came into being in 2000, with a want to hear decent music in our own city and the finding of some speakers in a skip! It was started by Tom and Doug and I started DJing with them in about 2002 and Jerome around 2006.  (more…)