Gogol Bordello Schedule
Inspired by the eclectic sound of Gypsy music, Gogol Bordello employs fantastic costumes,
humor and debauchery as part of its stage persona.
The band has held up an exhaustive tour schedule, having criss-crossed
the U.S. and Europe. They have made multiple appearances at international festivals such as Coachella and Bonnaroo, and have
played alongside talented outfits like Cake, Primus and Flogging Molly.
Gogol Bordello has some upcoming shows scheduled,
and you can catch this colorful act at venues like the 930 Club in Washington, D.C., and Terminal 5 in New York, New York.
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Gogol Bordello Background
cabaret Gogol Bordello unravels the story of New York's immigrant movement through a fantastic theatrical stage show.
the helm is Eugene Hutz, whose appetite for music was a product of black market tapes of Einsturzande Neubauten and the Birthday
Party in his home country of Ukraine.
Following the Chernobyl disaster, Hutz was evacuated to western Ukraine in 1986
where he became consumed by the supernatural, outsider characteristics of Gypsy music. Hutz went through being an outsider
himself having lived as a refugee in Italy, Poland, Hungary and Austria before relocating to the U.S. in 1993.
up in New York and collaborated with Sasha Kazatchkoff (squeezebox) and Vlad Solofar (guitarist). American drummer Eliot Fergusen
was also added along with fiddler Sergey Rjabtzev. Rjabtzev, a former theater director from Moscow, applied his experience
later on to creating Gogol Bordello's off-the-wall stage shows.
The band's early performances involved playing hardcore
Gypsy music at Russian weddings. They eventually stepped up their game to play hyper-kinetic upsurges that garnered them a
strong following among the Big Apple's downtown hipsters.
When the Trickster Comes-a-Pokin' arrived 1999 followed by
Voi-La Intruder, their first full-length album. Eventually, accordionist Yuri Lemeshev replaced Solofar and Kazatchkoff, along
with Ori Kaplan (saxophonist) and Oren Kaplan (guitarist), who aren't related.
Hutz boosted the band's reputation by
becoming a recognizable figure in the downtown scene. He sparked his celebrity status by DJ-ing on Thursday nights at a Bulgarian
club where he spun Gypsy, rai, Ukranian and flamenco music for an eclectic crowd of Russians, Ukrainians, models, artists
In 2002, Gogol Bordello trekked to Europe for a tour, entertaining as part of the Whitney Biennial.
Voi-La Intruder arrived around the same time. Multi Kontra Culti vs. Irony followed shortly after. The East Infection EP was
released in March 2005 prior to the premiere of Gypsy Punks in August.
At this time, Ori Kaplan was no longer part of
the group, but Gogol Bordello did have Rea Mochiach (bassist) and Elizabeth Sun and Pam Racine (dancers/percussionists).
additionally tried his hand at acting when he took a role in Everything Is Illuminated after the film's producer took notice
of Gogol Bordello.
Super Taranta! was their next album and landed on the year-end lists, cementing their status as indie
In 2009, Live from Axis Mundi came out, followed by the Trans-Continental Hustle in 2010. In 2012, Gogol
Bordello inked a deal with Dave Matthews' ATO and released Pura Vida Conspiracy in the summer of 2013.
Bordello Hit Albums
Gogol Bordello's albums include: Voi-La Intruder (1999); Multi Kontra Culti vs. Irony (2002); Gypsy
Punks: Underdog World Strike (2005); Super Taranta! (2007); Live from Axis Mundi (2009); Trans-Continental Hustle (2010);
My Tsyganiada (2011); and Pura Vida Conspiracy (2013).
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No strangers to the stages of TV talk shows, Gogol Bordello has made appearances on The Henry Rollins Show;
the Late Show with David Letterman; Late Night with Conan O'Brien, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno; The Henry Rollins Show;
Jimmy Kimmel Live!; The Daily Habit; Later... with Jools Holland; and The Arsenio Hall Show.
They've also appeared on
the silverscreen in Filth and Wisdom, an independent film directed by Madonna.
Gogol Bordello Concert Experience
Bordello has made multiple appearances at festivals across the planet! They put on a bizarre and fun show that draws hordes
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