The new look GoGo Penguin with ex Kairos 4tet drummer Jon Scott now fully installed in the hot seat of the hit Manc Aphex Twin and e. s. t.-loving peerless ravey davey jazz trio are heading for Cork this autumn. Check out Between Two Waves.
Brazilian veteran the extraordinary Hermeto Pascoal and Afrobeat legends Seun Kuti & Fela's Egypt 80 are also in the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival line-up this autumn with many more names and the full programme still to be unwrapped.
Local media in Cork are reporting the line-up following a launch last night with tickets to go on sale on Friday.
Also to appear in the limited details so far are Prince's band New Power Generation and Jazzanova.
Dates are 27-30 October. Festival website
Read a review of GoGo Penguin, the Illingworth/Blacka/Turner line-up at the Albert Hall in 2018
Read a review of their 2014 classic V.20 when Rob Turner was still very much in the band
Read a review of GoGo Penguin at the Vortex in 2012 when Grant Russell was the bassist
L-r: Nick Blacka, Jon Scott, and the only original member still left, Chris Illingworth, of GoGo Penguin above