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Lunar Love *premiere* on French National Radio FIP

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Our track “Adhara” from the upcoming album “Lunar Love” has been premiered on French National Radio FIP. Have a listen HERE!
Pre-order the new album HERE

Lunar Love Album Preview

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180gr. 2LP gatefold incl. download card & poster | CD 6-sider digipak
Pre-Order HERE
releases May 6, 2016

Arranged and Produced by Andrea Benini
Recorded by Andrea Benini at Mop Mop Studio, Berlin (Germany) / Andrea Duna Scardovi at Dunastudio, Ravenna (Italy) / Mo Stern at Mo Stern Studio, Berlin (Germany) / Roskow Kretschmann at Audiomoto, Berlin (Germany) / Jochen Ströh at Lovelite Studio, Berlin (Germany)
Mixed by Andrea Duna Scardovi and Andrea Benini at Dunastudio
Mastered by Kelly Hibbert
Artwork by Gianni Rossi Studio
Copyright p & c 2016 Agogo Records

Personnel :
Andrea Benini – Drums, Drum Machines, Percussions, Vocals
Alex Trebo – Piano, Electric Piano, Synthesizers, Wersi Bass
Pasquale Mirra – Vibraphone, Marimba, Balafon, Glockenspiel
Salvatore Lauriola – Electric Bass, Double Bass
Danilo Mineo – Surdo, Congas, Tumbadora, Udu Drums, Talking Drum, Krakebs, Shakers, Rattles

Additional Musicians :
Anthony Joseph – Vocals
Wayne Snow – Vocals
Annabel – Vocals
Christoph Matenaers – Hang
Davide Angelica – Guitars
Nicola Peruch – Moog, Modular System
Max Castlunger – Steel Drum, Kalimba
Telonio – ARP Synthesizer

*Annabel of Annabel (lee) appears courtesy of Ninja Tune/If Music

New Album EPK Trailer

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2LP/CD/DIGI Out May 6 on Agogo/!K7
Stay tuned for more info.

*Lunar Love*

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Andrea Benini - Picture by Neal McQueenwebph. by Neal McQueen

We are happy to announce that Mop Mop’s 5th studio album “Lunar Love” will hit the streets May 6th via Agogo/!K7 as a 2LP/CD/DIGI.
The album includes collaborations with the Britain poet Anthony Joseph, the Parisian rising star Wayne Snow and the Ninja Tune Records artist Annabel.
Stay tuned for more info!

Video EPK Trailer HERE

Mop Mop Reworks Nina Simone

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30th October 1969: Headshot profile portrait of American vocalist Nina Simone (1933 - 2003) resting her head on her hand. (Photo by Jack Robinson/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

A while ago DJ Maestro asked me if i would have liked to rework Nina Simone classic tune “Plain Gold Ring”.

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Life Is a Drum Machine

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Life is a Drum web

10TH Anniversary T-Shirt & Bag

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The Mop Mop *10TH ANNIVERSARY* T-Shirt and Tote Bag are now available through Agogo Records online shop! Fell free to order HERE

You will also get access to unlimited streaming of Isle Of Magic – Remixed once you buy the T-shirt or unlimited streaming of Kamakumba once you buy the Bag!
Don’t sleep on it! Be quick!

The Electric Trio Ft. Anthony Joseph live @ XJAZZ – Berlin

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Mop Mop *The Electric Trio Ft. Anthony Joseph* perform in a *HOT* and *SOLD OUT* PRIVATCLUB at XJAZZ Festival 2015 in Berlin!

Footage and Editing by Macabre Pariah Production

Anthony Joseph – vocals
Andrea Benini – drums, drummachine
Pasquale Mirra – vibraphone, electronic vibes
Alex Trebo – keys, synth bass


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jazzahead! Mop Mop web
We are glad to announce that we will perform at the most important jazz music trade fair worldwide, the jazzahead! in Bremen on Saturday April 25! The showcase will tale place at the Kulturzentrum Schlachthof Don’t miss it!

10TH Anniversary Spring Tour

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We are glad to announce the Mop Mop’s 10TH Anniversary Spring Tour FT. Anthony Joseph :

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