Womex 2013 – Les Tambours de Brazza, Rascasuelos, Transglobal Underground, Ljova and the Kontraband

Ljova and the Kontraband

American band try their hand at Russian klezmer song.

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Womex 2013, Day 3

womex 001Could it get any better? The short answer was ‘Yes’.

The sheer unexpected excellence of pretty much every act was a revelation. I don’t think it’s too much of an exaggeration to say that, with apologies to the National Eisteddfod, there can’t have been many better festivals/musical gatherings in our long and glorious history.

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