Balkan Beat Box
Klezmer Podcast 77- Balkan Beat Box. This episode features an interview with Ori Kaplan and Tomer Yosef of Balkan Beat Box, the worldwide phenomenon that crosses cultures and genres and has become a big hit with audiences of all generations. We talk about their latest album, Blue Eyed Black Boy, how they continue to push their music in new directions, and a little bit about their creative process. We get to hear the track Move It from the album, and you can also watch the new music video for the song here.
Run time: 26:52
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Klezmer Podcast 74- Molotow Brass Orkestar. The interview guest on this episode is Reimar Walthert of Molotow Brass Orkestar. The group is based in Switzerland and plays a blend of Klezmer, Gypsy, and Swiss folk music. The self-titled album is available from WM Recordings. We hear the track Baym Rebin’s Sude- Galitzianisher Tanz.
Run time: 27:42.
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Klezmer Podcast 69- Babayaga. On this episode my interview guest is Yann Le Glaz, Saxophonist and leader of Babayaga, a band based in France. The band plays an eclectic mix of traditional and modern Klezmer with some Balkan influences. Yann talks about his interest in Klezmer, a new Vocalist for the band, and an upcoming DVD project. We also hear a track from the self-titled Babayaga album Le Petit Gogol Aux Ciseaux.
Run time: 30:29.
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