Alan Wakeman with The Octet Broadcasts - 1969 and 1979

connect, the new album by new york-based trumpeter charles tolliver is out now on all formats. it features his powerhouse quintet - jesse davis on alto saxophone, keith brown on piano, buster williams on double bass, and lenny white on drums. the album also brings together new york and london, with binker golding featuring on two tracks!


Out now: Gearbox is proud to present an archive jazz album entitled The Octet Broadcasts on  double LP, CD, and digital! Featuring two different octets recorded in 1969 and 1979 for BBC radio, led by and with music by saxophonist Alan Wakeman.


Limited edition Binker and Moses live recording 'Escape the Flames' available to pre-order!



WHAT's new

We're over the moon to present a previously-unreleased live performance of Binker and Moses on clear, double vinyl, titled Escape The Flames. The recording is taken from their Journey album launch at the iconic Total Refreshment Centre in 2017. Available direct through Gearbox channels only, not from shops. Pre-order now to receive before December the 11th.

CHiminyo's long-awaited debut
I am panda - OUT NOW!


we are delighted to say that drummer/producer chiminyo has releasED his debut album i am panda. recorded at konk studios, with all music written and produced by chiminyo, the record is available on
2 x Vinyl LP, CD, and digtial.

Watch the official video for Breathin' here.

Bastien Keb releases NEW ALBUM


Bastien Keb’s new album 'The Killing of Eugene Peeps’ is out now on all formats! A homage to his love of giallo, film noir, and new wave, this album is a cinematic masterpiece that flows between warped funk, lo-fi, jazz, and soul. All music produced, played, and composed by Bastien Keb.


Read the Pitchfork review by Zach Schonfeld here.



Chiminyo and Binker Golding
win Jazz FM Awards


Congratulations to Chiminyo for winning this year’s Digital Award and Binker Golding for winning Instrumentalist of the Year at this year’s Jazz FM Awards!

Gearbox automatic mkII

the gearbox automatic mkII is now ready and available!

with an updated ortofon om10 cartridge and improved flat belt drive, the new model is a plug-and-play, audiophile-quality product - perfect for small spaces.

gearbox records kissaten on soho radio



Darrel sheinman presents a gearbox special every 4th friday of the month on soho radio london. a mixture of rare blue notes, funk, soul, and gearbox catalogue gems.