DakhaBrakha at The Lanes, Bristol w/ Yama Warashi on Monday 4th December 2017
DakhaBrakha is world music quartet from Kiev, Ukraine. Reflecting fundamental elements of sound and soul, Ukrainian “ethno-chaos” band DakhaBrakha, create a world of unexpected new music.
The name DakhaBrakha is original, outstanding and authentic at the same time. It means “give/take” in the old Ukrainian language. Accompanied by Indian, Arabic, African, Russian and Australian traditional instrumentation, the quartet’s astonishingly powerful and uncompromising vocal range creates a trans-national sound rooted in Ukrainian culture.
Live Soundtrack for “Earth”: In addition to their own performances, DakhaBrakha also performs their original live soundtrack alongside a screening of the classic 1930 film, “Earth”, by Aleksandr Dovzhenko (considered to be one of the most important films of the Soviet era). Dovzhenko is a master of composition, and the film—with its intense close-ups and the impressive expanses of the landscape—is a passionate tribute to the countryside, to nature, and to the people that work on it.
With support from Yama Warashi
Yama Warashi is formed by Bristol-based Japanese musician Yoshino Shigihara. Her songs are about nature, mushrooms, tangled relationships of humans and moon phases
Featuring The Lanes massive new L'Acoustic sound system.
Bowling will be closed during the performance
Music Genres: Folk
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