China Blog: Dongguan

The trip to Dongguan was a long one. We all set out slightly worse for wear, and ended up on a train that sat stationary at the platform for two hours (!) before finally departing. It wasn’t a great start, but thankfully we were able to find a taxi quickly …

China Blog: Guangzhou

A short train ride later on Tuesday morning and we were in the huge bustling city of Guangzhou, the region’s capital. After struggling to communicate our hotel’s address to the taxi driver, we suddenly realised how sheltered from “big city China” our stay in Shenzhen was. Nevertheless, we made it …

China Blog: Shenzhen

Our first stop of the trip was Shenzhen. Here, we were performing as part of the OCT-Loft Jazz Festival, held in the OCT cultural district. Our label manager, Giacomo Bruzzo, was also appearing as part of the festival, giving a lecture on our label RareNoise. Because the lecture was on …

All China dates announced

Dates for the FMNDJ tour of China have been released! The band will perform at the Oct:Loft Jazz Festival, T:Union, the Brown Sugar Jar Live House and JCH Livehouse, spanning Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Dongguan and Zhuhai! Watch this space for blog posts, pictures and more from what is sure to be an …

CD/vinyl updates

Tomorrow (24/09) at FNMDJ’s homecoming gig at Henry’s Cellar Bar will be your first chance to get your hands on both the CD and vinyl copies of THE ORGAN GRINDER! We’re very excited to announce an early shipment of the double vinyl to offer on sale for the first time! Get your …

New Album THE ORGAN GRINDER release dates…

Pre-Order now as COMBO, DOUBLE VINYL or CD and get the digital files  immediately (see below). Shipping of CDs will begin September 30th. Shipping of COMBOs and VINYL will begin October 28th. Digital Downloads available immediately. at http://www.rarenoiserecords.com/free-nelson-mandoomjazz Keep up-to-date with all FNMDJ news by following us on Twitter