We’ll be bringing the Balkan Sound of Brooklyn to the Hudson Valley this weekend to play for a benefit and celebration for Time & Space Limited in a big barn in Ancramdale. Stop on by for this romp if you’re nearby. TIME & SPACE LIMITED Special Event: Big Barn BBQ In Ancramdale at the Spencer-Shimkin […]
We return to our favorite Williamsburg/Central European/Brooklyn biergarten, Radegast Hall, on Thursday night, August 5. Bier, brat and Balkan tunes with Raya Brass Band in a gorgeous room. Drop on by! Thursday August 5, 2010 Raya Brass Band at Radegast Hall http://www.radegasthall.com/ Radegast Hall and Biergarten 113 N 3rd St in Williamsburg, Brooklyn map: http://bit.ly/c4Q9IM […]
We’ll be playing in the Bay Ridge Greenmarket this Saturday from 11-1 at 3rd Ave and 95th St. Stop on by if you’re in the neighborhood. Map: http://bit.ly/cT503i Market Info: http://www.cenyc.org/bayridgegreenmarket
The First Annual Massive Mad Hatter’s Tea Party to Benefit City at Peace Date: Sunday, August 1, 2010 – 6:00pm – 7:00pm Place: Tompkins Square Park, center circle You’re coming, right?: RSVP Be our guest! There will be tea! There will be delicacies! There will be live music by Raya Brass Band! There will be […]
We’re pleased to be returning to our favorite Brooklyn cultural center and bar, Barbes, on Thursday, July 29. We play @ 10 pm and hope you’ll come down and dance dance dance. And dance some more. And don’t miss legendary Klezmer clarinetist and mandolin player Andy Statman @ 8 pm in the same venue. Get there […]
If an underground punk/hipster kind of scene is your thing, this is the Raya gig for you this weekend… Raya Brass Band at Secret Project Robot Friday, July 30 9 PM Secret Project Robot: corner of River St and Metropolitan Ave, Williamsburg, Brooklyn http://www.secretprojectrobot.org/
We played a show up in Tivoli, NY a few weekends back and had the great pleasure of playing a fantastic Fourth of July party at Rokeby Farm – there’s an article in today’s NY Times about the place. © 2010 New York Times We’ll be back in Tivoli this Saturday for The Fourth Annual […]
Boston Balkan Night 2010. Raya Brass Band’s accordion player Max was chased by a bee. This was before he became a bee keeper.
We appeared along with Black Sea Hotel and Fishtank Ensemble for this annual fundraiser for the East European Folklife Center in May 2009.
Raya Brass Band had the honor of leading eager folks onto the recently completed Walkway Over the Hudson on opening day on October 3, 2009. This amazing old railway bridge is now the the world’s longest pedestrian bridge and definitely worth a visit next time you’re upstate. Fast Facts About the Walkway from Walkway Over […]