Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo

Gulag Orkestar

Performed by


51 votes
♥ My favorite album covers (60 items)
list by nusch
Published 7 years, 2 months ago 7 comments
35 votes
All Time Favorite Albums (188 items)
list by Andrew
Published 7 years ago 3 comments
11 votes
Favourite albums of the 21st century (24 items)
list by The Flagship
Published 9 years, 1 month ago 2 comments
8 votes
Music Diary: 2011 (30 items)
list by drugs
Published 7 years, 8 months ago 2 comments
6 votes
Great Album Covers (12 items)
list by Dionysian Child
Published 10 years, 9 months ago 3 comments

View all Gulag Orkestar lists (6 more)


Website: Amazon
Description: While it may sound like an entire Balkan gypsy orchestra playing modern songs as mournful ballads and upbeat marches, Beirut s first album, Gulag Orkestar, is actually the work of 19-year-old Albuquerque native Zach Condon, with an assist from Jeremy Barnes (Neutral Milk Hotel, A Hawk and a Hacksaw). There are no guitars on this album; instead, horns, violins, cellos, ukuleles, mandolins, glockenspiel, drums, tambourines, congas, organs, pianos, clarinets and accordions all build and break around Condon s deep-voiced crooner vocals, swaying to the Eastern European beats like a drunken twelve-member carnival band. Though young, C ... (more)
Manufacturer: Ba Da Bing
Release date: 9 May 2006
EAN: 0600197004821 UPC: 600197004821
Tags: Folk (2), 2006 (2), Favouritisierte Releases 2006 (1), World (1), Indie Rock (1), Alternative Folk (1), Gypsy (1), Alt (1), Src:emusic (1), M (1)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review

English only, other review rules - Big post screen