The Bombay Royale’s music featured in new Far Cry 4 game

The latest in the Far Cry series from Ubisoft is set in the Himalayas and features some music from The Bombay Royale.  Watch the trailer below which features the title track from the band’s first album You Me Bullets Love  (warning: strong violence)

The Bombay Royale’s latest album The Island of Dr Electrico is out in the US on July 8th and the UK on July 7th.

The Bombay Royale supporting Sharon Jones!

It’s official! After launching their brand new album The Island of Dr Electrico in Melbourne at Howler last weekend, we’re proud to announce that The Bombay Royale will be joining Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings on their Australian tour this September!  It’s some good company to be in for sure.


The Bombay Royale will also be performing at the Brisbane Festival on Sept 24.


Listen to The Island of Dr Electrico


Pre-Order The Bombay Royale Album

The new single Henna Henna is available now only with pre-orders of the album, The Island of Dr Electrico.

Both pre-orders come with an immediate download of Henna Henna and Wild Stallion Mountain.

The Bombay Royale announce new album with free download

Announcing The Island of Dr Electrico, the second studio album from The Bombay Royale out in Australia on June 2nd through HopeStreet Recordings.  International release to follow on July 7th.

This track Kis Taref was recorded in the same session but doesn’t appear on the album and is available exclusively here as a free download for our fans (click the arrow above in the bottom right of the player above).

The Island of Dr Electrico is the follow up to You Me Bullets Love which for which iTunes US named the band their Breakthrough World Music Artist in 2012.

The Bombay Royale

HopeStreet receives label funding from Australia Council

We’re proud to announce we’ve just received funding from Australia Council to increase our output over the next 12 months!

The funding is under the new Recording Initiative category which this year is supporting 11 Australian labels including Mistletone, Two Bright Lakes and Chapter Music. Some good company to be in!


New 7″ by The PutBacks feat. Nai Palm Out Now

Stop what you’re doing. Lovers of soul, funk, and all the other good grease need to get on this 45 real quick. HopeStreet Recordings brings you a collaboration between Australia’s hottest soul voice, Nai Palm, and Australia’s heaviest rhythm section, The PutBacks, on that classic, classic joint Spanish Harlem. The Worm, a typically heavy PutBacks instrumental on the flip rounds out two smokin’ sides of Burn City soul.

Get it now from HopeStreet or in stores from Monday.

Watch Karate Boogaloo live at the Tropical Brunswick mixtape launch

Karate Boogaloo are the funky funky rhythm section behind The Cactus Channel and they opened the night we ran at The Shadow Electric last November to launch our Tropical Brunswick Mixtape.

Thanks to Cesar and Blank Tape Music for shooting the night for us.

The Bombay Royale recording their second album

Late last year we began work on the 2nd full length recording from The Bombay Royale.  We’re on the way to finishing the mixdown which is pretty exciting.  In the meantime, here’s a peek into the studio when we tracked the band (pretty much all live).

Download “Dilo”, from the upcoming San Lazaro 12″

Our latest release is a 12″ from San Lazaro featuring 5 gritty salsa tracks.  You can download one of them today for free below, and pre-order the 12″ or CD to be the first to get a copy.