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Event Archive - Gogol Bordello

Sun. September 2nd 2007 9pm doors at 8pm The Commodore Ballroom (No Minors) 9pm doors at 8pm
Moved, note new venue $17.50+ ***SOLD OUT***
Tickets at: All Ticketmaster Locations, Zulu Records, Highlife Records
Presented by: Live Nation
THE GOGOL BORDELLO SHOW AT THE COMMODORE BALLROOM ON SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 2ND HAS
SOLD OUT


The Gogol Bordello show on September 2nd at Richard’s on Richards has been moved to The Commodore Ballroom. Tickets for the Richard’s on Richards show will be honored at the door.



Gogol Bordello has been breaking down musical barriers since 1999 with a supercharged music based on a brutal gypsy two step rhythm that sounds like an Eastern European cousin of ska, augmented by punk, metal, rap, flamenco, roots reggae, Italian spaghetti, Western twang, dub and other sounds generated by gypsies and rebels from across the globe. “Reggae and gypsy music were created by poor people with nothing to loose,” Hutz explains. “They had to find a new way to look at the world, so the theme of SUPER TARANTA! is New Rebel Intelligence - NRI – a concept born in the band. Looking at string theory, creationism, globalization, political cataclysms and the general chaos facing us makes you realize you have to find some way to survive.”

Gogol Bordello

“I’ve come full circle and I’m comfortable being a total outsider,” says Gogol Bordello’s Eugene Hutz, explaining the philosophy behind the band’s new album, Pura Vida Conspiracy. Like everything they’ve ever done, this outing is an uncategorizable blend of international influences, anchored by the gypsy rhythms Hutz grew up with in U... more info
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