by Gail Dee/We Want Music Without Borders
Red Baraat, Brooklyn based dhom and brass juggernaut returns to Chicago at City Winery Sunday June 7 at 8 pm with special guest DJ Warp (see more below) Their latest release “Gaadi of Truth” expands their sound while still firmly rooted in the lively rhythms their audiences have come to enjoy! Click here to ENTER our TICKET GIVEAWAY. Touch/click the interactive picture (the #deelight) below for video, bandcamp and more info.
Special Guest DJ Warp (Brian Keigher) has become a staple at international and electronic music shows. With a unique ear for turning listeners onto the latest in cutting edge dance music and various styles of international music, DJ Warp has been lucky by sharing the bill with some of world’s top touring talents including; Manu Chao, Baaba Maal, Konono No.1, Art Of Noise, Four Tet, Femi Kuti & Positive Force, Bebel Gilberto, Talvin Singh, Prefuse 73, Amadou & Mariam, Cheb I Sabbah, Vieux Farka Toure, Khaled, Etran Finatawa, Seum Kuti and Egypt 80, Red Baraat, Watcha Clan, Mark Farina, Chicago Symphony Orchestra members, Biz Markie and Bassnectar just to name a handful. He has performed at Old Town School of Folk’s Folk & Roots Fest, World Music Festival: Chicago, Love Fest San Francisco, Noisepop Chicago, and was recently the special guest DJ for the 2012 globalFEST afterparty at Joe’s Pub in New York City. Brian looks to use DJing as another form of musical expression in an effort to continue his life mission of turning people onto damn good music.
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