The Heliocentrics are a UK-based collective centered around Malcolm Catto, Jake Ferguson and Mike Burnham. Their debut album, Out There, saw release on Now-Again in 2007. They’ve released three EPs on Now-Again, which include collaborations with rappers DOOM, Percee P, Guilty Simpson and Cannibal Ox’s Vast Aire. They are closely associated with Ethiopian jazz and funk legend Mulatu Astatke, with whom they’ve performed on numerous occasions and with whom they released a collaborative album on Strut Records/K7. They are currently working on their sophomore album for Now-Again. Spin offs of the Heliocentrics, including Ferguson’s Nesta project and Burnham’s Redback, will be released on Now-Again in the future.