CD of The Week from Gogol Bordello
Gogol Bordello is a Gypsy punk band from the Lower East Side of Manhattan, formed in 1999 and known for persistent touring and theatrical stage shows. Much of the band's sound is inspired by Gypsy music. Gogol Bordello incorporates accordion and violin along with the punk and dub reggae elements of their music. The new album, Pura Vida Conspiracy, is their first in three years, and was recorded in El Paso, Texas.