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King Kong Company – 5 things to know!

JUNE 23, 2017 by KKC

Chances are if you stumbled across this page, you have just seen or heard of King Kong Company at a Festival in the UK. We’ll be honest, we’re fairly unknown in the UK, but the responses we’ve been getting have been amazing. Here’s us getting to tick one off the bucket list by playing the Sunday afternoon at Glastonbury 2017:

So here’s a few things about us to quickly bring you up to speed.

1. We make and play banging tunes like this one, Spacehopper, live from Electric Picnic in Ireland:

2. The person with the box on their head is called Boxhead, here she is holding a can of Commotion Lotion (our own Buckfast infused beer!)

commotion lotion king kong company beer

3. Our album was produced by Neil McLellan who has produced all of The Prodigy’s albums since Music For The Jilted Generation! The album isn’t available in the UK yet but we do have some tracks on Spotify/YouTube/iTunes so you can have a listen. Like this one, Scarity Dan;

4. Yes we have our own Buckfast infused beer, created with the guys at YellowBelly Beer in Ireland. It’s a tasty, fruity, tonic wine-y 4.4% beer that, like our album, is not yet available in the UK.

king kong companys beer commotion lotion

5. Come see us in the UK, there’s a free beer in it for you! Besides playing at Glastonbury andย Y Not Festival, we’re also playingย Boomtown Fair (August 10th – 13th) and Beautiful Days (August 18th – 20th).

In the meantime here’s one more track from the album; Donkey Jaw;


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    Brixfic, New Cross venue

    June 24, 2017 at 11:28 pm

    Yeah o yeah , bass from the hammers of hell, love it guys, box office…..

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      June 25, 2017 at 5:43 am

      Cheers ๐Ÿ™‚

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    June 28, 2017 at 7:12 pm

    Looking forward to seeing you at townlands Carnival! ๐Ÿ™‚

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      June 30, 2017 at 3:24 pm

      We’re looking forward to playing. First time there, but some of the lads have been there for a session and said it was great.

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    June 30, 2017 at 3:08 pm

    Yup, you Guessed correctly – Saw you on the sonic stage and you were bloody brilliant

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      June 30, 2017 at 3:27 pm

      Haha cheers Rob! We’re still in recovery mode here and we might need another day. Back in the UK for a few festivals later this summer (BoomTown Fair, Y NOT and Beautiful Days if you’re going to any of those!). Hopefully see you again at a gig.

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    August 4, 2017 at 10:19 am

    Get the feckin Album out!!! See yees in the Limelight Belfast

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      August 24, 2017 at 4:37 pm

      The album is out… but not in the UK yet. You’ll have to make do with the live shows for now ๐Ÿ˜‰

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    Dave Harris

    August 24, 2017 at 4:13 pm

    Was at beautiful Days….. Wat a set. laughing and dancing like a nutter!!! Brilliant.. Thanks

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      August 24, 2017 at 4:36 pm

      Cheers Dave! We’re back in the UK in October/November for a few dates so we might even meet again ๐Ÿ™‚