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"With touches of revenge film, 70’s funk, dancehall and British eccentricity. Yet it’s evident their influences still hark to the shifting sands of the East."

Upcoming shows

Tuesday Sept 20th

Woodburner @ Dalston Eastern Curve Garden

13 Dalston Lane, London E8 3DF

Friday Oct 7th

Chavo @ Jamboree

566 Cable Street, London E1W 3HB

Big shout to Batov records for the "Don't Wake the Dead" album launch.

 

Chavo photo by Kia Coates

Interview

"Playing their very own brand of Gypsy, Balkan Funk, Chavo, are back with a bang and a brand new record. Don’t Wake The Dead is out now on Batov Records and we caught up with the band at their recent album launch at Passing Clouds to talk about where they’ve come from, their style and their influences and what the future holds."

About the band

A percussion heavy, mandolin infused, vintage keys indie band with seductive female bv’s, pounding bass lines, 4-floor dance rhythms and harmonic discord.

EP out now featuring remixes by Gypsy Hill, Dr Fre & Balkan Hotsteppers, Dj Click and RUMPSTEPPERS