Combining assorted flavours from all around the Mediterranean with solid rock+reggae foundations, this New York-based band are one of the electro/world sensations of the last three years.

Although the media have associated them with the so-called Gypsy Rock movement, their roots are reaching way beyond that: they blends Greek guitars, Arab & Bulgarian guest singers, Balkanoid horns and elements of ragga and hip hop. Balkan Beat Box are an awesome live band, they've been making crowds go wild on all major festivals they appeared at,  around Europe and North America B-B-B is centered around  saxophone player Ori Kaplan, drummer/ ...

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BBB's new video is "Part of the Glory"


"Enormous, grin-inducing BalKuduro"…



… is how an early blogger described this great new track, off the upcoming BBB (Balkan Beat Box) album "Give", which comes out on Crammed on March 2nd.

"Part of the Glory" isn't only an exhilarating video and an uplifting track (in which BBB seem indeed to be musically poised between Luanda, Angola and, say, Sofia, Bulgaria)…

...it's also a meditation on the role of social media and YouTube.  The band say that the lyrics of this song describe  'how we all have something unique in us. How we have these glorious talents that we display on YouTube. But how in spite of that we live with this shadow society of migrant workers and “illegal aliens” who run the engines of our world, and how we choose to ignore them in real life’.

Remember: free download of BBB's "Political Fuck" HERE



Live Dates

09/05/2014
US
Boston
10/05/2014
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Washington, DC
13/05/2014
US
Nashville, TN
14/05/2014
US
Atlanta
17/05/2014
US
Austin
16/05/2104
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Gulf Shores, Alabam

Releases

BBB (BALKAN BEAT BOX) - Give
BBB (BALKAN BEAT BOX)
Give
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BBB (BALKAN BEAT BOX) - Blue Eyed Black Boy
BBB (BALKAN BEAT BOX)
Blue Eyed Black Boy
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BBB (BALKAN BEAT BOX) - Nu Made
BBB (BALKAN BEAT BOX)
Nu Made
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BBB (BALKAN BEAT BOX) - Nu Med
BBB (BALKAN BEAT BOX)
Nu Med
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SOUNDS, Visuals & More

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