Tag Archives: Eastern Europe

Preview: DakhaBrakha @ EartH (London; Friday 26th July 2019)

Preview: DakhaBrakha @ EartH (London; Friday 26th July 2019)

The first reason to go and see DakhaBrakha on 26th July is that, of all the many UK gigs I went to in 2018, their show was by far the most memorable, and my personal favourite. Their concert at Southbank Centre in October last year swung between vivid peaks and...
Mixes: Rhythm Passport Vol.68 – Panda Palm #2

Mixes: Rhythm Passport Vol.68 – Panda Palm #2

View Panda Palm bio here The Manchester-based duo Panda Palm takes you on an eclectic psychedelic and funky journey through different continents, times and atmospheres. Informed by the world music nights their collective Me Gusta has been putting on for the past two years and the new Me Gusta sister night...
Preview: DakhaBrakha @ Southbank Centre (London; Wednesday 17th October 2018)

Preview: DakhaBrakha @ Southbank Centre (London; Wednesday 17th October 2018)

DakhaBrakha means ‘give/take’ in the old Ukrainian language. And it’s true, we see a real ‘give and take’ with the band’s influences – taking Ukrainian folk music and putting their own unique and theatrical spin on it. Often accompanied by Indian, Arabic, African, Russian and Australian traditional instrumentation, their music...
Preview: DakhaBrakha @ Oval Space (London, 29th November 2017)

Preview: DakhaBrakha @ Oval Space (London, 29th November 2017)

They can be minimal and loud, traditional and visionary, polyphonic and discordant, everything and nothing or better… anything and everything and they can afford to be all this because of their talent and creativity. They are DakhaBrakha, meaning “give and take”, and this November, will bring their very own musical...
Preview: CimbaliBand @ The Forge (London, 30th March 2017)

Preview: CimbaliBand @ The Forge (London, 30th March 2017)

Who’d have imagined that the cimbalom could be so groovy? If you’re not used to the sound of the Hungarian dulcimer and the energetic way in which Balázs Unger, founder member of CimbaliBand, plays it. Be ready for something special, be ready to be amazed. In a few days’ time,...
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