Part of the Batov Records Takeover.
Gypsy Hill play an intoxicating mix of Balkan brass, Mediterranean surf rock, ska & swing. Featuring guitars, horns, tuba, a scratch DJ and a mix of live and electronic beats, Gypsy Hill effortlessly mix the traditional with a uniquely modern sound. Producers DJ Kobayashi and Herbert Newbert have taken the project from studio to stage, gradually growing the band and honing their high-energy live shows.
Their burgeoning CV includes remixes for the likes of Balkan Beat Box and Al Jawala and a special feature on Ninja Tune’s acclaimed ‘Ninja Jamm’ app. On the latter appearing alongside electronic music royalty such as Coldcut, Mr Scruff, Bonobo and many more of the Ninja Tunes roster.
Currently you can hear Gypsy Hill’s music featured in the award winning circus show La Soirée with Captain Frodo, on their global tour. Their much anticipated debut album ‘Our Routes’ hit the shelves in August 2014 and the band have toured consistently since then, in the UK and Europe.
Gypsy Hill are no strangers to the big stages, having played alongside some of the greats including Taraf De Haidouks, Balkan Beat Box and Fanfare Ciocarlia.