“The Future of Music”: Lolo Lovina

When you live in a multicultural society, world music is right at your doorstep. Aussie band Lolo Lovina have brought together musicians from all corners of Europe to create a melting pot of gypsy madness, and are bringin’ their thang to the Homestead on February 7. Lead singing gypsy Sarah Bedak tell us why Lolo [...]

The Gypsy Queens: Q&A with Vardos

You may be surprised to hear that the hottest trio to come out of Europe is not European at all. Melbourne based band Vardos is made up of three wild women who have traveled the world to learn the secrets behind traditional gypsy music, and will share the energy of their adventures this January in [...]

Sunken Ships and Singing Fish – a chat with Gordon Wallace from The Crooked Fiddle Band

The Crooked Fiddle Band. Image: Warp Magazine. Although the Crooked Fiddle Band are based in Sydney, their music speaks languages from all over the world. As the band get ready to bring their Moving Pieces of the Sea album tour to the Brisbane Hotel this December, guitarist/ citternist/ bouzoukist Gordon Wallace shares the stories behind [...]