Golem is neither a towering Jewish Frankenstein who defended the Jews of 17th Century Prague, nor a creature from Lord of the Rings.
Its a young, hip, widely acclaimed New York-based Klezmer/Rock band. The band transforms the music of its Jewish grandparents, making it modern, edgy, sexy and brash.
Their explosive onstage attitude gets Klezmer to rock. “A Gypsy-punk gem!” – SPIN.com Appearing with Black Bear Combo, Chicago’s premiere purveyor of Balkan musical madness, plus DJ’s Gitana Angelea and Romasoul, spinning a mix of Gypsy, Balkan and Klezmer for your dancing pleasure.
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presented by KFAR Jewish Arts Center
and sponsored by Hothouse, Limmud Chicago, Global Groove Chicago & Cultural Con+fusion