Band Bio

London-based band mUmbo was formed in 2021 by solo artists Doug MacGowan (electric and acoustic guitars, banjo and bass) and Emma Semple (vocals, violin and viola). In 2022, they were joined by Italian drummer, Antonio Dale. Sonically, the band draws on a diverse range of influences incorporating rock, indie pop, folk, blues and jazz. Liked artists include: Mazzy Star, Goldfrapp, Little Feat, Ry Cooder and Johnny Marr. 

mUmbo create a future classic (Don't Even Mind The Rain) with seemingly little effort.”

Jammerzine, US

Spinning a memorable and elegant sound, Emma’s graceful vocal work sits atop a bright and colourful arrangement to deliver an exquisite song from the three talented musicians.”

Plastic Mag, UK

The genre-bending band, mUmbo, paints a vivid sonic space for listeners worldwide”

Rising Artists Blog, US