LEMON BUCKET ORKESTRA
Lemon Bucket Orkestra are Toronto's original guerrilla-folk party-punk massive. The multi-award-winning ensemble has been heralded as a groundbreaking, genre-bending phenomenon by media and fans alike, and over the past 8 years have performed all over the world from WOMAD in New Zealand and Pohoda in Slovakia, to Festival D’Été in Québec City, and Luminato in Toronto. The Guardian proclaimed that their performances are "gorgeously sung and passionately played" and The New York Times declared them "charismatic...handsome and ambitious.”
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DoVira [do-VEE-ruh] is a Canadian ethno-electro world fusion group that integrates Eastern European folk music with contemporary arrangements, electronic textures, and music influences from around the world.
Currently, DoVira is creating an electronic trio show, featuring Stacey Y on vocals & effects, Mike Romaniak on live looping, and Patrick O’Reilly (D’bi & the 333) on analog synthesizers and processing. The project, originally known as #balkanelectroexperiement is inspired by Canadian nature, and original writing based on ancient Balkan folk material.
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