“An instant party atmosphere..." — San Francisco Chronicle
"...Oakland based dance orchestra that plays Roma brass music from the Balkans, performs an upbeat and infectious brand of music." - TEDMED
"this was rip roaring mad balkan brass bedlam" - KPFA's Stephen Kent "Music of the World"
Next Up in San Francisco:
Saturday March 4, 2017, 9pm
CD release with Ismail Lumanovski @ KAFANA BALKAN 10 year anniversary
The Rickshaw Stop, 155 Fell Street at Van Ness, San Francisco, CA, $20
Two years into their cross cultural and continental collaboration, Inspector Gadje and Ismail Lumanovski are set to release their first CD together. There’s been a buzz from the start for this pairing, which consistently draws sold out crowds for all-night sweat soaked dance parties propelled by high energy, soaring, funky, dirty, ecstatic brass. Now those sounds, energy, excitement, sweat, drama, love and emotion can in some way make it out of the live dance party and into the party anywhere with a sound system