DakhaBrakha

Spaceland Presents

DakhaBrakha

Simone White

Thu May 12, 2016

8:00 pm

Echoplex

Los Angeles, CA

$12.00 - $14.00

This event is 18 and over

DakhaBrakha
DakhaBrakha
DakhaBrakha is world music quartet from Kiev, Ukraine. Reflecting fundamental elements of sound and soul, Ukrainian “ethno-chaos” band DakhaBrakha, create a world of unexpected new music.

The name DakhaBrakha is original, outstanding and authentic at the same time. It means “give/take” in the old Ukrainian language. Accompanied by Indian, Arabic, African, Russian and Australian traditional instrumentation, the quartet’s astonishingly powerful and uncompromising vocal range creates a trans-national sound rooted in Ukrainian culture.

Live Soundtrack for “Earth”: In addition to their own performances, DakhaBrakha also performs their original live soundtrack alongside a screening of the classic 1930 film, “Earth”, by Aleksandr Dovzhenko (considered to be one of the most important films of the Soviet era). Dovzhenko is a master of composition, and the film—with its intense close-ups and the impressive expanses of the landscape—is a passionate tribute to the countryside, to nature, and to the people that work on it.
Simone White
Simone White
"The beguiling singer Simone White is known as much for her whispered vocals as for her smart songwriting." - Huffington Post

"Soft-voiced L.A. musician Simone White is the only singer-songwriter signed to Damon Albarn's eclectic Honest Jon's label, and her singular talents are evident on her haunting latest album, Silver Silver. […] the lean-in-to-listen compositions is what makes her performances so captivating."- Time Out New York

"Los Angeles based singer Simone White has a voice like ether. It's sweetly airy and hypnotic. Hearing it can pull you under to a strangely beautiful, glittering world where nothing seems real." - NPR

Sign Up For The Spaceland Newsletter

More Upcoming Events

Melvins

Sold Out: Melvins

Tue August 22

The Echo

More Info

Doom

Doom

Wed August 23

The Regent Theater

More Info

Psychic Ills

Psychic Ills

Wed August 23

The Echo

More Info