Gypsy Punk, Gogol Bordello: “Immigraniada”

  Gogol Bordello gets its name from the Ukranian, Nikolai Gogol. From the band’s wiki: “As one of the most influential writers in Ukrainian and Russian literature, Gogol paved the way for the likes of Kafka and Dostoyevsky. He also serves as an ideological influence for the band because he “smuggled” Ukrainian culture into Russian society, which Gogol Bordello intends to do with Gypsy/ East-European music in the English-speaking world.” Gogol Bordello formed in 1999 and still produces music, most […]