What's wakeditown?

We’re a record label from Brixton (London)
and we’re ready to drop our first-ever release!

Ready we ready indeed! After a year spent silently working on this new music project, we are happy to come out in the sunlight!

Wakeditown is the name and the intent of this project - an independent record label from Brixton (London) founded in 2015 by producer Matia 'Ambassa' Gobbo along with singer Nichola Richards and graphic designer Fabrizio Festa.

Our first release is coming out on the 20th of January on a limited edition 7'' vinyl

Limited hand-numbered, signed first edition of 300 copies only!

Limited hand-numbered, signed first edition of 300 copies only!

 'After Laughter Comes Tears' will be available on a 7'' vinyl hand-numbered, signed limited edition of 300 copies only, which you can now pre-order from our shop.

'After Laughter Comes Tears' is a reggae cover of the soul classic by Wendy Rene, later sampled by the Wu-Tang Clan in T.E.A.R.Z.  

Matia Ambassa Gobbo is behind the production of this first release which features the wonderful voice of Nichola Richards. It also looks awesome because of Fabrizio Festa's wonderful artwork! You can listen to a preview here:

'After Laughter Comes Tears' is the first single from 'Ride Di Samples', our first full-length LP to be release this summer 2016.