Babaganoush combines the best Gypsy/Romani, Balkan and Greek Music from Eastern Europe. With their spicy melodies, hot rhythms and fiery vocals you will be mesmerized. Violin, clarinet, piano accordion, bass, percussion and bouzouki create warm, sensuous and intoxicating sounds, exquisite to dance to. Their influences
include great Romani/Gypsy musicians such as Taraf de Haidouks, Kocani Orkestar and Kali Jag. From the Spiegeltent to Europe’s liveliest bars, Babaganoush have ventured the world music circuit in full swing. Seamlessly they cover many traditions (Serbian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Hungarian, Greek, Romani) with their own
authentic touch. Exuberant, heartfelt, the band has an organic beauty that is rare and unforgettable.
Babaganoush have featured in festivals such as The Melbourne Festival "Spiegeltent" 2006, National Folk Festival 2007, Maldon Folk Festival 2007, Cygnet Folk Festival 2008, Darebin Music Feast 2006-2009, Surrey Hills Music Festival2012, Karavan Melbourne International Gypsy Festival 2011, Viva Victoria Multicultural Festival, Warburton Harmony Festival 2012, International Artist
Blacksmith’s Festival 2013 & 2015, Globe to Globe Music Festival 2015, and VIVA Victoria Multicultural Festival 2015, Renaissance Festival 2015, Earthartbeat festival 2015, Murray River International Music Festival 2016. They continue to play in music festivals around Australia, various concerts, bars, cafes, weddings, parties, dance collaborations, & private functions. Their favourite hangouts in Melbourne include Open studio and Bar Open.