Posted in April 2013

My World – Eugene Hütz

My World – Eugene Hütz

This article originally appeared in Songlines #92 (June 2013) p10. Download a pdf here. “Russian and Slavic people, they are naturally more chaotic. Nothing you can do about it, and there’s nothing you need to do about it,” muses Gogol Bordello’s frontman Eugene Hütz. You only have to see the Gypsy punk band and its … Continue reading

Globe-Rocker – The Be Good Tanyas

Globe-Rocker – The Be Good Tanyas

This article originally appeared in Songlines #91 (April/May 2013) p25. Download a pdf here. ‘We’re both Gypsy souls and it’s time for me to roll on.’ So goes the song ‘Be Good Tanya’ by Obo Martin, which became the Canadian trio’s anthem in the early years of their formation and later their namesake. “We’re all … Continue reading