Tag Archives: gypsy fusion

THE HATTERS – НАРУЖУ ИЗНУТРИ

These are one of the most exciting bands coming out of Russia right now, following the likes of Leningrad with big rock and pop songs that carry a major brass heavy Balkan influence. As well as working heavily with and … Continue reading

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Soviet Suprem – Vladimir

Great to see these boys back and it seems the joke still hasn’t worn thin as the French pair use their eastern European folk fusion and tongue in cheek Soviet glory days fetish to create a stomping tune about a … Continue reading

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Hopa Halloween!

Halloween is when I traditionally play at Tribe Of Frog in Bristol and so this Saturday I shall be upholding that tradition with a heavily Balkan influenced set. It’s a sound I’ve not been booked for (or even noticed) much … Continue reading

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Russkaja – Rock’n’Roll Today

I have it on good authority that Russkaja have a new album on the way. However, with this information comes the news that I missed their album Peace, Love & Russian Roll which was released in the summer. I’ve just … Continue reading

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La Trocamba Matanusca – Aidolemed

La Trocamba Matanusca are a Balkan, Gypsy and Klezmer influenced band from Ontinyent in Spain. I nearly missed the link on this video that led to a free copy of their new album. Thankfully I watched it again and just … Continue reading

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Dubioza Kolektiv – Free.mp3

Full respects to Dubioza Kolektiv, their latest video has had over 2 million hits in the last week, not bad for an independent Gypsy fusion band from the Balkans. The track is an incredibly catchy ode to online piracy as … Continue reading

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Projekt Rakija – Dobro Je

I’m not sure of the exact translation of Dobro Je but I’m guessing it’s akin to ‘that’s the breaks’ from the Kurtis Blow classic. Been hearing a lot of good things about these guys at the moment and if this … Continue reading

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