Moonchild Sanelly’s COLORS show

Moonchild Sanelly today premiered new track ‘Sweet & Savage’ for with an exclusive COLORS show....

Moonchild Sanelly
Read18th July 2024

潘PAN the Pansexual

潘PAN's new album is the inaugural project under the moniker, from the artist formerly known as Aristophanes....

Read12th July 2024

Very special Transgressive 20 show added

Recent Transgressive Publishing signings Black Country, New Road are the latest band added to our ever-expanding 20th Anniversary celebrations this summer....

Black Country, New Road
Read10th July 2024

KOKOKO!’s Kinshasa-inspired album, BUTU

KOKOKO! will mark the arrival of BUTU with a busy tour schedule, which includes a Rough Trade Instore tour the week of the album release....

Read5th July 2024

The WAEVE’s sophomore album, ‘City Lights’

A year on from their acclaimed eponymous debut album, The WAEVE is back with City Lights, a collection of 10 songs that illustrate the evolution of their collab...

Read25th June 2024

‘SOPHIE’, the album, coming 27th September

As label partners, we're humbled and overjoyed to share this music in celebration of Sophie's life and her extraordinary impact on culture....

Read24th June 2024

The Joy’s self-titled debut album out today

Recorded live during one live take, the album showcases the astounding natural vocal ability of the 5 group members who have been together since meeting at scho...

The Joy
Read21st June 2024

MICHELLE announce new album and share the first single

"Oontz" eases effortlessly into a silky groove, while detailing the pitfalls of an unstable relationship. Alongside the album, the band are also announcing thei...

Read20th June 2024

Further 20th anniversary events and festival stage takeovers announced

Over the next four months, we will take over stages at Glastonbury, Latitude and Green Man and showcase our artists across the pond in a very special event in N...

Read20th June 2024

KOKOKO! gear up for a release of their second album and share a new single ‘Motema Mabe’

“Motema Mabe” follows recent singles “Mokili”, “Salaka Bien” and “Bazo Banga.” Their highly anticipated second album BUTU is out July 5th....

Read12th June 2024

Yannis & The Yaw share Under The Strikes, a vibrant explosion of highlife rhythm and rousing brass

‘Under The Strikes’ is arguably the most fully realised example of what Yannis had anticipated from the collaboration with the late, legendary drummer Tony ...

Yannis & The Yaw
Read7th June 2024

Transgressive celebrates 20 years, announcing special anniversary events

This year, we celebrate 20 years at the forefront of discovering, nurturing and breaking new talent.

Read28th May 2024

Loyle Carner releases hugo: reimagined along with the film from the Royal Albert Hall performance

In celebration of the release of his critically lauded, Mercury Prize nominated album “hugo”, revered wordsmith Loyle Carner reinterpreted the record for a ...

Loyle Carner
Read24th May 2024

The Joy’s new song Bayang’khethela is out now

Fresh off the back of their recent appearance at this year’s Coachella Festival where they joined Doja Cat on the main stage to open her headline performances...

The Joy
Read23rd May 2024

潘PAN announces a new album alongside a release of the new single ‘Imperfect Poetry’

Trailblazing musician 潘PAN (real name Pan Wei Ju) today announces the release of her new album, Pan The Pansexual, the inaugural project under this moniker, f...

Read23rd May 2024

Moonchild Sanelly returns with new Single, ‘Scrambled Eggs’

Trailblazing South African musician and artist Moonchild Sanelly is back with a brand new track Scrambled Eggs....

Moonchild Sanelly
Read9th May 2024

KOKOKO! share a new Single & announce additional tour dates

Pioneers of Kinshasa’s sonic revolution, KOKOKO! today share a brand new single. 'Bazo Banga' follows recent singles “Mokili” and “Salaka Bien”, and i...

Read7th May 2024

Loyle Carner announces ‘hugo’ re-imagined

In celebration of the release of his critically lauded, Mercury Prize nominated album “hugo”, revered wordsmith Loyle Carner reinterpreted the record for a ...

Loyle Carner
Read3rd May 2024

The WAEVE return with a new Single, ‘City Lights’

A year on from The WAEVE’s acclaimed eponymous debut album the band are back with 'City Lights'....

Read2nd May 2024

The Joy share ‘Amaqatha Amancane’ the second track from their self-titled debut album

Having joined Doja Cat to open her headline performances on both weekends of this year’s Coachella Festival, South African vocal group The Joy have today shar...

The Joy
Read22nd April 2024

Marika Hackman’s acoustic EP, ‘Little Sigh’

Today sees Marika Hackman digitally release an acoustic versions EP of her fourth studio album, Big Sigh....

Marika Hackman
Read19th April 2024

Yannis Philippakis unveils a new creative project

In one of the most intriguing collaborations of recent times, Foals frontman Yannis Philippakis has teamed up with the late great drummer Tony Allen under the u...

Yannis & The Yaw
Read16th April 2024

The Joy announce their debut album

Recorded live, in real time, at the renowned Church Studios. Their self-titled debut album which is out on 21st June.


The Joy
Read27th March 2024

Odetta Hartman’s eclectic new album, Swansongs

Swansongs is a dynamic and powerful reflection of love and ambition, hopeful, energetic and at times chaotic but always captivating....

Odetta Hartman
Read22nd March 2024

KOKOKO! drop a new single ‘Salaka Bien’ and announce headline UK/EU tour

Pioneers of Kinshasa’s sonic revolution, KOKOKO! announce their brand new single “Salaka Bien”. The song follows on from the critically acclaimed “Mokil...

Read20th March 2024

Mutual Benefit shares demos from ‘Growing at the Edges’

Jordan Lee, aka Mutual Benefit has today released of an album of demos of his acclaimed record Growing at the Edges....

Mutual Benefit
Read8th March 2024

潘PAN releases ‘Ghosts’ EP with an otherworldly video

Once again defying genre and classification with her boundary pushing artistry, 潘PAN, today releases her second EP in as many months....

Read6th March 2024

Julien Chang’s ode to his hometown, Baltimore

Julien Chang releases his new EP, Home For The Moment – a collection of four songs out today....

Julien Chang
Read1st March 2024

Odetta Hartman shares new Single, ‘Winter Constellations’

Today, Odetta Hartman unveils the final single ahead of her album release on 22nd March....

Odetta Hartman
Read20th February 2024

KOKOKO! announce their second album, ‘BUTU’

To celebrate the album announcement, KOKOKO! share the album’s lead single “Mokili” and announce a London show on October 1st at Village Underground....

Read19th February 2024

Transgressive Records appoints Jack Hedges as General Manager, North America

Widely respected senior record label executive Jack Hedges - formerly of Atlantic Records and Sony - to serve as first hire of newly opened Transgressive North ...

Read14th February 2024

MICHELLE’s velvety new EP, ‘GLOW’

Layered vocal harmonies, analogue synthesisers, vibrant percussion and smouldering hooks....

Read9th February 2024

Dave Okumu drops ‘I Came From Love’ live album

Today, Dave Okumu releases the utterly stunning live album from an unforgettable performance at London’s The Roundhouse. To celebrate the release he also shar...

Dave Okumu
Read2nd February 2024

Julien Chang’s new Single, ‘Home For The Moment’

Performed, composed, and produced by Julien, Home For The Moment is a candidly brilliant expression of the emotions he feels in the transition from school to wh...

Julien Chang
Read31st January 2024

潘PAN releases her first new music in seven years, REBORN

Making an unforgettable entrance with her boundary pushing artistry, welcome 潘PAN (real name Pan Wei Ju), one of the most groundbreaking musicians you’re li...

Read17th January 2024

Odetta Hartman’s femme power anthem, ‘Goldilocks’

New York singer-songwriter Odetta Hartman is today sharing her new single, 'Goldilocks' which arrives alongside a stunning visual piece, directed by Bao Ngo....

Odetta Hartman
Read16th January 2024

Marika’s Hackman’s ‘Big Sigh’

Marika Hackman releases her highly anticipated new album, Big Sigh, via Chrysalis Records....

Marika Hackman
Read12th January 2024

MICHELLE share a new single and announce GLOW EP

The new song NEVER AGAIN follows the October drop of their emotive double single GLOW and AGNOSTIC. GLOW EP is due 9th February.

Read11th January 2024

Marika Hackman drops a new delicate Single, ‘The Yellow Mile’

Ahead of her new album, 'Big Sigh' dropping this Friday 12th January - today, Marika Hackman releases her new single ‘The Yellow Mile’....

Marika Hackman
Read10th January 2024

Arlo Parks releases the digital deluxe version of ‘My Soft Machine’

My Soft Machine, released earlier this year, serves as a testament to Parks' artistic evolution, highlighting her unique storytelling prowess and introspective ...

Arlo Parks
Read8th December 2023

Ben Gregory’s ‘Live From Metropolis’ album is out today

For its recording, Ben was joined by friends Blaine Harrison of The Mystery Jets and indie icon Marika Hackman....

Ben Gregory
Read8th December 2023

Arlo Parks shares a track from the upcoming digital deluxe of ‘My Soft Machine’

A new version of ‘I’m Sorry’ featuring Lous and The Yakuza....

Arlo Parks
Read6th December 2023

Arone x s t a r g a z e release their expansive joint album

ARONE x S T A R G A Z E” sees Arone Dyer - a founding member of the borderless and critically acclaimed duo Buke and Gase, working with the 13-member European...

s t a r g a z e
Read1st December 2023

Arone Dyer & s t a r g a z e share a new single ‘Sugar Friend’

Their album is out this Friday, 1st December, collaboration with Brassland....

s t a r g a z e
Read29th November 2023

Dave Okumu announces a live album from an unforgettable performance at The Roundhouse

I Came From Love (Live from the Roundhouse) will be released February 2, 2024. Today, Dave shares the live version of Eyes On Me with The Roundhouse Choir. ...

Dave Okumu
Read28th November 2023

Odetta Hartman shares a new warming Christmas song

Last month New York singer-songwriter Odetta Hartman announced her brand new album Swansongs....

Odetta Hartman
Read28th November 2023

Miso Extra returns with her irrepressible new single ‘2nd Floor’ and announces a debut London headline show

Gritty and high energy, with whipsnap beats, it arrives as a double single, alongside her take on Little Dragon’s tender track ‘Constant Surprises’.

Miso Extra
Read20th November 2023

Flume’s two albums of unearthed material now available on vinyl

Following their digital release earlier this year, 'Arrived Anxious, Left Bored' and 'Things Don't Always Go The Way You Plan' are now available on vinyl....

Read17th November 2023

Ben Gregory and friends record a one-take live album, direct-to-vinyl

Ben Gregory has today revealed details of a new live to vinyl album, Live From Metropolis, releasing on 8 December via Transgressive. Shared from the album toda...

Ben Gregory
Read16th November 2023

Johnny Flynn and Rob Macfarlane’s second joint album, The Moon Also Rises

The Moon Also Rises – Johnny Flynn’s sixth album, and the second co-written with his friend Robert Macfarlane – is out now....

Johnny Flynn
Read10th November 2023

潘PAN signs to Transgressive Records as her album, ‘Humans Become Machines’ returns to all platforms

Pan is one of the most boundary-pushing, exhilarating voices in the world today; fiercely intelligent, always challenging and ever-evolving as an artist....

Read8th November 2023

Arlo Parks shares an evocative cover of ‘Jasmine’ by Jai Paul

Arlo Parks shares new cover of ‘Jasmine’, alongside announcing a deluxe version of her critically acclaimed second album, ‘My Soft Machine’. ...

Arlo Parks
Read7th November 2023

Marika Hackman unleashes the ooze on her new single ‘Slime’

It's a song about the tremulous beginnings of a relationship. Premiered on Huw Stephens’ new show for BBC 6 Music, ‘Slime’ arrives accompanied by a steami...

Marika Hackman
Read7th November 2023

UNIVERSITY’s debut EP, ‘Title Track’

The 5 track EP features a brand new single, “King Size Slim”, as well as previous singles “Notre Dame Made Out Of Flesh”, and “Egypt Tune”. An EP la...

Read3rd November 2023

The Antlers’ verdant new song ‘Need Nothing’

A song about appreciating what you have instead of dwelling on what you don't....

The Antlers
Read26th October 2023

Arone Dyer & s t a r g a z e share a hypnotic new single ‘It’s Over’

Last month Arone Dyer announced a new album titled “ARONE x S T A R G A Z E”, which sees her join forces with the trailblazing European classical-contempora...

s t a r g a z e
Read25th October 2023

Ben Gregory unveils his latest project, Bodied, an exploration of gender and form

The EP is an intimate anthology of songs that delve into the complex relationship we have with our bodies....

Ben Gregory
Read20th October 2023

MICHELLE are back, announcing their EP GLOW and sharing a double single

NYC-based collective MICHELLE are back to announce their forthcoming EP GLOW, to be released via Transgressive Records. Alongside the announcement, they share t...

Read19th October 2023

HotWax release their second EP, ‘Invite me, Kindly’

Rising teenage three-piece HotWax today release their second EP ‘Invite me, kindly’ and a new official video for new single ‘High Tea'...

Read18th October 2023

Odetta Hartman signs to Transgressive Records & announces ‘Swansongs’

Today New York singer-songwriter Odetta Hartman announces she has signed with Transgressive Records and will release her brand new album Swansongs....

Odetta Hartman
Read17th October 2023

Marika Hackman’s ‘Big Sigh’, a UK/EU tour and new song

Enigmatic singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer Marika Hackman unveils details of her fourth studio album ‘Big Sigh’, releasing 12th Januar...

Marika Hackman
Read11th October 2023

Mutual Benefit’s fourth studio album, ‘Growing at the Edges’ is out today

New York-based singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Jordan Lee aka Mutual Benefit shares his fourth album, Growing at the Edges. ...

Mutual Benefit
Read6th October 2023

UNIVERSITY announce debut EP and release Egypt Tune along with a dizzying live session

UNIVERSITY, who describe their sound as “like getting punched in the face by a gorilla but then being cuddled afterwards”, announce their debut EP release, ...

Read4th October 2023

Arlo Parks shares new video for ‘Purple Phase’ and announces North American tour

Following the release of her debut book, THE MAGIC BORDER, and alongside the news of an 18-date North American tour for 2024, Arlo Parks has unveiled her latest...

Arlo Parks
Read26th September 2023

Arone Dyer & s t a r g a z e release ‘Define’ and announce a new album

Arone Dyer, an artist renowned for her captivating vocal talents and reputation for pushing creative boundaries, joins forces with the trailblazing European cla...

s t a r g a z e
Read26th September 2023

Transgressive Publishing Announces Signing of Black Country, New Road

Black Country, New Road, one of the most acclaimed and progressive bands in the world today, have signed a global publishing deal with Transgressive Publishing....

Black Country, New Road
Read26th September 2023

Mykki Blanco enters their Italian Cowboy era

Mykki Blanco today releases their latest EP, Postcards From Italia, insipred by a Summer in Italy....

Mykki Blanco
Read22nd September 2023

Ben Gregory releases ‘Memoriam’ and announces new EP, ‘Bodied’

Today, acclaimed avant-pop musician Ben Gregory returns with the announcement of his deeply introspective and poignant new project, Bodied, and announces a head...

Ben Gregory
Read20th September 2023

HotWax announce their second EP, ‘Invite Me, Kindly”

Rising teenage three-piece HotWax today reveal details of their second EP ‘Invite me, kindly’, out October 18th via Marathon Artists that follows the May re...

Read19th September 2023

Alan Palomo releases his first full length, ‘World Of Hassle’

Alan Palomo, the auteur musician/producer behind the long-running avant-pop project Neon Indian, has just announced his first full length release under his own ...

Alan Palomo
Read15th September 2023

Johnny Flynn & Robert Macfarlane announce a new album, ‘The Moon Also Rises’

The Moon Also Rises –– Johnny Flynn’s sixth album, and the second co-written with his friend Robert Macfarlane –– will be released on 10 November 2023...

Johnny Flynn
Read12th September 2023

Mutual Benefit, Untying A Knot

New York-based singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Jordan Lee, aka Mutual Benefit has today shared his new single and the accompanying video, “Untyi...

Mutual Benefit
Read7th September 2023

Marika Hackman is back. Breathe in, count to ten, and breathe out

Her new Single, No Caffeine, is out now, accompanied by a dizzying video....

Marika Hackman
Read7th September 2023

UNIVERSITY with their first offering via Transgressive

Introducing UNIVERSITY, “like getting punched in the face by a gorilla but then being cuddled afterwards”....

Read5th September 2023

Young Knives release two surprise album reissues

'Super-Superabundance' and 'Voices of Animals and Men and Shouts and Screams and Groans' out now. ...

Young Knives
Read1st September 2023

Beverly Glenn-Copeland’s ‘Primal Prayer’ reissue out today

First released in 2004 under the pseudonym ‘Phynix’, Primal Prayer’s 8 tracks are a wildly creative fusion of jazz, world, dance and classical influences....

Beverly Glenn-Copeland
Read1st September 2023

Transgressive nominated for ‘Best Independent Label’ at AIM Awards 2023

We've been nominated in AIM Awards' 'Best independent Label' category....

Read31st August 2023

Miso Extra shares her new EP, ‘MSG’, umami for the ears

Trailblazing London-based, mixed heritage singer, rapper and producer Miso Extra has today shared her EP, ‘MSG’. Photo by Claryn Chong....

Miso Extra
Read18th August 2023

Reading & Leeds weekend guest ticket giveaway

To celebrate the annual Transgressive Takeover at Reading & Leeds, we’re giving away a pair of weekend guest tickets.


Read10th August 2023

Mykki Blanco’s brand new song of the summer

Mykki Blanco announces a new EP, Postcards From Italia, out 22 September 2023 via Transgressive and shares a new single "Holidays In The Sun."...

Mykki Blanco
Read9th August 2023

The Joy’s latest offering, ‘Hammarsdale’ tells stories from home

Today, South African quintet The Joy release brand new EP Hammarsdale on Transgressive Records....

The Joy
Read4th August 2023

Beverly Glenn-Copeland’s ‘The Ones Ahead’ out today

Beverly Glenn-Copeland releases his long-awaited and hugely-acclaimed new album The Ones Ahead via Transgressive. The Ones Ahead is Glenn-Copeland’s first stu...

Beverly Glenn-Copeland
Read28th July 2023

Loyle Carner’s ‘hugo’ nominated for the 2023 Mercury Prize

Loyle Carner's 'hugo' has made the Shortlist for the 2023 Mercury Prize....

Loyle Carner
Read27th July 2023

Transgressive Management Seeking Day-To-Day Artist Manager

Transgressive Management looks after a roster of five UK-based artists, endeavouring to lead music, art and culture in its curational output, as well as aspirin...

Wesley Joseph
Read19th July 2023

Mutual Benefit, ‘Growing at the Edges’, a new album out 6th October

New York-based singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Jordan Lee aka Mutual Benefit has today announced details of his fourth album, Growing at the Edges...

Mutual Benefit
Read13th July 2023

Miso Extra drops new Single, R10

Miso Extra has shared the latest single from her recently announced ‘MSG’ EP....

Miso Extra
Read12th July 2023

The Ones Ahead: A Discussion with Elliot Page

On 27th July, a day before the release of Beverly Glenn-Copeland's first studio album in 19 years, he will be joined by trans author and actor Elliot Page for a...

Beverly Glenn-Copeland
Read12th July 2023

Beverly Glenn-Copeland and Friends, North American Tour

Today, Beverly Glenn-Copeland has announced a set of North American tour dates where he’ll play live for the first time in several years....

Beverly Glenn-Copeland
Read5th July 2023

Alan Palomo, aka Neon Indian, Announces New Album, ‘World Of Hassle’

Alan Palomo, the auteur musician/producer behind the long-running avant-pop project Neon Indian, has just announced his first full length release under his own ...

Read6th June 2023

Arlo Parks’ Sophomore Album, ‘My Soft Machine’

My Soft Machine is a deeply personal body of work; a narration of Parks' experiences as she navigates her 20's and the growth intertwined. ...

Read26th May 2023

Beverly Glenn Copeland Announces First Album Of New Music In Almost 20 Years

The Ones Ahead is Glenn-Copeland's first studio LP in almost 20 years and the first since the extraordinary career renaissance triggered by the rediscovery of h...

Read16th May 2023

A Record About Identity, Ancestry, Heritage, Inspiration, History & Divine Healing

Today, Dave Okumu & The 7 Generations release the final musical chapter and film from a four-part series titled “Cave Of Origins” which features the new sin...

Dave Okumu
Read14th April 2023

Ben Gregory’s debut solo record, ‘episode’

'episode' is a majestic, multi-faceted and emotionally wrenching record born out of a period of profound personal upheaval....

Ben Gregory
Read7th April 2023

Arlo Parks announces new album ‘My Soft Machine’

Arlo Parks has shared news of her second album ‘My Soft Machine’ and unveiled its first single ‘Weightless’ – listen below. The Mercury Music Prize-wi...

Arlo Parks
Read14th March 2023

Wesley Joseph releases new project, GLOW

Today marks the release of the highly anticipated new project from multi-hyphenate artist and director Wesley Joseph. “GLOW”, released via esteemed independ...

Wesley Joseph
Read17th February 2023

Flume releases an albums worth of new, unearthed material

It's been ten years since Flume exploded onto the scene with his unique, highly influential contribution to electronic music. To celebrate this, Flume has just ...

Read8th February 2023

The WAEVE release their eponymous debut album

The eponymous debut album from The WAEVE - composed of Graham Coxon and Rose Elinor Dougall – is out now on Transgressive Records....

The WAEVE Graham Coxon
Read3rd February 2023

Wesley Joseph Shares New Single, ‘Hiatus’

Fast rising multi-talent Wesley Joseph returns today with an evocative new single, “HIATUS”.Fast rising multi-talent Wesley Joseph returns today with an evo...

Wesley Joseph
Read13th January 2023

Ben Gregory announces debut solo record

Today, Ben Gregory announces details of his solo debut album ‘Episode’, a majestic, multi-faceted and emotionally wrenching record born out of a period of p...

Ben Gregory
Read13th January 2023

The Transgressive Class Of 2022

Well that’s been quite the year! We wanted to thank you for your support, hope that you’ve been finding solace in music and hint at some of the good things ...

Let’s Eat Grandma Dave Okumu Julia Jacklin Julien Chang Alvvays Flume Moonchild Sanelly Mykki Blanco Loyle Carner Foals MICHELLE Arlo Parks The Joy The WAEVE
Read15th December 2022

Ben Gregory’s Debut Single, ‘Deathbed Hangover’

Today, Ben Gregory releases his ambitious first single ‘Deathbed Hangover’, a standalone track born out of a period of profound personal upheaval....

Ben Gregory
Read1st December 2022

Alvvays’ Third Studio Album Is Out Now

Anticipation has been at fever pitch since Alvvays announced their new album Blue Rev which is out on Transgressive Records 7th October. Over the last few month...

Read21st October 2022

Mykki Blanco Releases New Album, Stay Close To Music

Throughout their evolution, poet, artist, musician Mykki Blanco has continuously blurred genres - pulling rave, trap, grunge and punk influences into a swirling...

Mykki Blanco
Read21st October 2022

Mykki Blanco Releases New Single, ‘Steps’ ft MNEK & Saul Williams

On October 14, Mykki Blanco will release their new album, Stay Close To Music, via Transgressive. Adventurous and expansive, it shatters any previously held ass...

Mykki Blanco
Read9th August 2022

Johnny Flynn Presents ‘The Score’

Johnny Flynn is set to release the soundtrack for the forthcoming film ‘The Score’, in which he also stars, through EMI Records on the 2nd of September. The...

Johnny Flynn
Read5th August 2022

Alvvays Announce Third Studio Album, Blue Rev

The world has been patiently waiting for the return of one of indie rock's most beloved and treasured bands. Today, Alvvays are pleased to be putting everyone o...

Read14th July 2022

Mykki Blanco Releases Song & Video For ‘French Lessons’ ft. Kelsey Lu & Announces New Album

‘Stay Close To Music’, the forthcoming new studio album from Mykki Blanco, is unlike anything they have released before. Adventurous and expansive, it shatt...

Read12th July 2022