Tag Archives: Gypsy Punk

THE HATTERS – АЛКОХАРДКОР

The ‘hottest’ new Russian band around bare all on their latest video that mixes up Balkan folk breakdowns, skanking Ska Punk and a slightly surf bassline that makes it sound like the theme tune to a 70s Eastern European super-hero … Continue reading

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THE FAT BASTARD GANG BAND – BALKAN KLUB

It’s been a while since I’ve heard anything fresh from these guys so this was a welcome treat today. They’ve been on both the Town Centre stage and the old Jolly Dodger stage at Boomtown in the past and are … Continue reading

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Transylvania [Damn Fun] – WTF

Falling between Balkan pop, Gypsy Punk and the murky catch all world of Tropical Bass, this would probably have sat nicely at Goulash Disko, the Croatian festival I was DJing at last week (and yes these fellas really do come … Continue reading

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Dubioza Kolektiv – Himna Generacije

My favourite Balkan rock band are as super charged as ever on their new single. If the troubles of the world are weighing heavy on your mind then this is the perfect remedy to shake them off for just a … Continue reading

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Eskorzo – La Pena

No sooner had I mentioned them in my last post, when along comes the new video and single from pioneering Mestizo rockers Eskorzo. As I’ve mentioned previously, they were easily one of the stand out live acts I saw last … Continue reading

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BOOMTOWN 2017 – OLDTOWN – PART 2

Following on from yesterday’s post (also check back there for the full Oldtown line up poster) about the Batov Records takeover on the Oldtown Port, here’s a handful of international acts that will also be performing on the new stage … Continue reading

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BOOMTOWN 2017 – OLDTOWN

It’s been a while since DJ Russ Jones from London and Basement Jaxx’s Felix Buxton released their seminal compilations of ‘Gypsy Beats and Balkan Bangers’ and the once thriving corresponding scene here is in rather a critical state to be … Continue reading

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