April 6, 2019
Stephen B. Humphrey Theater, SJU
DakhaBrakha delivers a Ukrainian folk-rock circus-punk sound that’s been lovingly described as “ethno-chaos”! Their live performances invite you into an unexpected, mind-blowing world where hypnotic textures meld soulful folk songs with Balkin, African, Jazz and R&B, reinventing their heritage into beautiful sonic worlds. It’s an utterly unique, transnational sound, driven by the group’s astonishingly powerful and uncompromising vocal range. With theatrical roots influencing their striking costumes and staging, their performances have become a cult phenomenon around the world. If you love daring and awesomely unusual—spend time with the sublime DakhaBrakha.