Sydney collective Winston Surfshirt has become a renowned R&B-soul outfit, earning ARIA double-platinum status. Led by Winston Surfshirt, the band embodies vintage rock stardom with humility, sincerity, and a passion for sharing their music. Blending west coast hip-hop, psych-pop, and Australian charm, they are a testament to free-spirited and naturally gifted musicianship. Their breakthrough single “Be About You” catapulted them to success, leading to multi-platinum hits and sold-out tours. Their albums “Sponge Cake” and “Apple Crumble” received critical acclaim and the admiration of Zane Lowe and Sir Elton John. Known for their captivating live performances, they have graced major festivals like Splendour In The Grass and Groovin’ The Moo.
Their latest album, “Panna Cotta,” showcases Winston Surfshirt collaborating with an array of beloved artists, resulting in 15 star-studded tracks. The album was a long-held aspiration for Winston, featuring talents such as Talib Kweli, Kimbra, and Devin the Dude. Recorded in West Sussex, the album expands their signature sound, blending influences from 90s hip-hop, jazz, and psych-pop, while maintaining their brass section, heartfelt lyrics, and warm R&B melodies. “Panna Cotta” is Winston Surfshirt’s pièce de résistance, a culmination of their artistic vision and diverse musical partnerships.