One of the group's early logos.
|Origin||Cape Town, South Africa|
|Genres||Electronic, Dance, Downtempo, Nu jazz, Electro swing|
|Labels||EMI, Pacha Records, Sony/BRM, Goldfish Music|
|Associated acts||Breakfast Included, Dorp|
|Members||Dominic Peters, David Poole, Sakhile Moleshe (intermittent)|
Goldfish is an electronica and dance group hailing from Cape Town, South Africa, consisting of Dominic Peters and David Poole. They create dance music containing elements of jazz and African music, combining live instruments like double bass, saxophones, keyboards, flute, and vocals with samplers, effects and synths. They have opened for many international electronica acts, including Basement Jaxx, Faithless, Fatboy Slim, Mr Scruff, Audio Bullys, Paul van Dyk, Pete Tong and Stereo MCs.
Their work features many different vocalists, including Sakhile Moleshe, Max Vidima, Monique Hellenberg, Hlulani Hlangwane and the duo's own David Poole.
An advertisement for the Kia Soul automobile featured their track "Fort Knox." Nike recently used the song "Washing Over Me" featuring Morning Parade in the advertisement of the Nike+ App. "Washing Over Me" was also featured in the Castle Lager advert for the Castle Lager Incoming Series.
Awards and Nominations
|Caught in the Loop (2006)||Album|
|Pure Pacha (2008)||Single|
|Perceptions of Pacha (2008)||Album|
|Perceptions of Pacha REMIXED (2009)||Album|
|Get Busy Living (2010)||Album|
|We Come Together remix single (2011)||Single|
|Goldfish (album) (2012)||Album|
|Take Back Tomorrow (2013)||Single|
|Three Second Memory (2013)||Album|
- GOLDFISH on Myspace Music - Free Streaming MP3s, Pictures & Music Downloads
- MyMusicMatrix: Goldfish
- "Sleeping with the Fishes". iAfrica.com. Retrieved February 18, 2014.
- Home | Goldfish
- Tonight - IOL | Breaking News | South Africa News | World News | Sport | Business | Entertainment | IOL.co.za
- MTV Africa Music Awards 2008 Winners
- "Mafikizolo, Uhuru, Davido lead nominations for MTV Africa Music Awards". Sowetan LIVE. Retrieved 2014-04-17.
- Official Website
- Official MySpace Page
- Goldfish nominated to South African Music Awards 2009
- GoldFish live in Pacha Ibiza
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