★ Pogo Presents: Ushti Baba and Kid Hyena ★
A Friday night of riotous folk with the brilliant Ushti Baba, fusing hypnotic pan-European melodies with modern dance rhythms. Expect heavy beatbox, wild fiddle, evocative harmonies and a thrilling musical journey from familiar lands to the beyond.
The Bristol-based 7-piece pay warm tribute to their trad folk roots whilst delivering a fierce fresh perspective that captivates crowds. They’ve been tearing up venues and festivals at home and abroad since 2013. Latest EP ‘A Class Issue’ delivers five tracks of unique acoustic rave featuring ghost ships, ancient cosmology and forgotten popes, with influences from klezmer to sea shanties, slip jigs and beyond.
KID HYENA A Musical Culture Clash formed on the backstreets of Barcelona now based in the UK! Featuring the Urban Folk sonics of Foot Stompin’ Sing Along Tunes, Fiery Percussion, Tap Dance Beats, Double Bass & a whole load of Positive Vibes!