Eugene hütz (real name: evgeny aleksandrovitch nikolaev) is the singer, lyricist and visionary of the critically-acclaimed new york gypsy punk rock band gogol bordello and also a prolific dj and actor he's famous for his crazed stage antics, premium dancing, and powerful singing voice. When i look at eugene and gogol bordello i get the distinct impression that you are like that, 100% of the time- the collective lust for life manifested by eugene and the band in everything you do is astounding. Gypsy punk group gogol bordello in concert gogol bordello is a spectacle the wildly exuberant, multi-ethnic group from new york city makes frenetic music that's part punk rock, part gypsy folk. At the forefront of the band is eugene hutz, an eastern european immigrant who assembled a united nations of stellar musicians and brought worldwide attention to a wide range of traditional sounds mixed with punk energy, and giving a name to the sweaty, exotic international dance party that is now know as gypsy punk. Eugene hutz is the lead singer of gogol bordello, a gypsy punk band based in new york city and brazil hütz has also acted, most notably in everything is illuminated and filth and wisdom find this pin and more on gypsy culture by katerina dudkina.
Gogol bordello, led by a gruff and extravagantly mustached ukrainian singer, eugene hutz, calls itself a gypsy punk band translating eastern european cabaret to the lower east side, its songs. Preparing for a performance on stage is to gogol bordello as breaking bricks is to martial arts it’s natural “i don’t do anything in particular” to prepare, said gogol bordello frontman eugene hutz, adding, “other than maybe have a drink and stretch a little” he compares the band’s. Since 1999, eugene hutz, leader of the gypsy punk band gogol bordello, has been an nyc celebrity — renowned for inspiring debauchery as a resident dj at lower manhattan’s mehanata bulgarian bar.
Eugene hutz, the live-wired lead singer forgypsy punkband gogol bordello, talks about immigration policy, brazilian music and eurovision in advance of his band's nov 2 show at the vogue. Yara arts group is a resident company at la mama experimental theatre club in new york established in 1990, yara is a collective of artists of asian, african, latino, eastern and western european ancestry, who come together to create original work based on traditional material from often-overlooked eastern cultures. 'trans-continental hustle', the avidly-awaited fifth studio album from rebel rockers gogol bordello, will be released on american recordings on april 27th produced by rick rubin, 'trans-continental. One of the main characters had a band, which the director used gogol bordelo's music for, and the character is a russian named eugenehe he the movie also has tom waits in it it is a great movie. Eugene hütz (pronounced [ˈjʊəɡeːnə hyts] ukrainian: євген гудзь ukrainian pronunciation: [jɛw'ɦɛn ɦudzʲ], yevhen hudz′ born yevheniy aleksandrovich nikolayev-simonov, russian: евгений александрович николаев-симонов, 6 september 1972) is a ukrainian-born singer, composer, disc jockey.
The father of gypsy punk if you last that long, you'll likely think they're one of the best live bands on the planet frontman eugene hutz and his ukranian gypsy folk-punk band began to stir up. The band is best known for their extremely high energy, theatrical shows, gypsy punk sound, and cultural diversity (within their songs and within the band itself) their lyrics are often political, dealing with immigrant life, poverty, and romani rights. Other alterna-rock, punk, folk rock, pop and electro-dubstep performers on the bill: tv on the radio, arctic monkeys, japandroids, matt & kim, the men, the head & the heart, of monsters and men.
For eugene hütz of gogol bordello, creating music -- and then getting out into the world to actively share that music -- isn't just an occupation: is a way of life. Gogol bordello's ukrainian gypsy lead singer, eugene hutz, calls his band an orchestra of fucking immigrants, jamming in a minor hutz has the kind of tragi-comic background most western bands. This caricature of cultural appropriation is surprisingly well-played by eugene hutz, the real-life lead singer of a european gypsy punk band (the obscure gogol bordello) hutz’s performance is substantially better than his band’s music — a cringe-worthy and flatulent-sounding fusion of eastern european folk music and american rap and. Hadley freeman: at the gucci menswear show in milan, eugene hutz, singer in the gypsy punk band gogol bordello, was cited as the key inspiration for the collection this translated into.
Gogol bordello is one of those rare bands you can claim to love without regularly listening to any of its music not that the gypsy punk band's music isn't worth hearing through headphones or. Eugene hutz and his nine-strong band of ukranian, israeli, russian and american gypsy punk rockers made a splash last year with their start wearing purple anthem thanks to that tune's success and. Another example of a successful multi-genre band is gogol bordello, which calls itself a gypsy punk band in fact, if ukrainian-born lead singer eugene hutz didn’t declare the band gypsy, it would be difficult to pinpoint any one element in this eclectic fruit salad of eastern european and mediterranean musical traditions. If you want to know tory lanez, give a listen to i told you, his major label debut on it you'll hear the music he calls swavey, a blending of styles that incorporates hip-hop rapping, r&b singing and melody and drive from pop to jamaican raggae the songs are autobiographical, telling the story.
Gogol bordello’s music may be weird and wired but it is also warm and welcoming many members of the manhattan band can trace their roots to the once soviet union states such as ukraine and belarus, and gogol bordello do their utmost to celebrate the roma culture that is native to such lands in fact, lead singer eugene hutz had to flee ukraine as a teenager after the 1986 chernobyl disaster. Rough, raw and unapologetically inspirational, let fury have the hour is a charged journey into the heart of the creative counter-culture in 2012 in a time of global challenges, big questions and by-the-numbers politics, this upbeat, outspoken film tracks the story of the artists, writers, thinkers and musicians who have gone underground to re-imagine the world -- honing in on equality. Discovered through our friends from npr, hanggai brings mongolian throat singing and rhythms with punk this long expected evolutionary process is a long time coming they bring cultural politics with punk attitude which makes hanngai a legitimate member of extended gypsy punk familia.