Balkan Beat Box's Concert History

Balkan Beat Box is a world music group consisting of ex-Gogol Bordello member Ori Kaplan and Tamir Muskat of Firewater and Big Lazy. As a musical project they often cooperate with a host of other musicians, both in the studio as well as on stage. Their current live crew consists of Tomer Yosef, Billy Levy, Ben Hendler, Itamar Ziegler, Dana Leung, Eyal Talmudi, Jeremiah Lockwood, and Peter Hess. Amongst their other collaborators are Victoria Hannah, the Bulgarian Chicks,Uri Kinrot, Dessislava Stefanova and gnawa player Hassan Ben Jaffar.

Date   Concert   Venue   Location  
Sep 22, 2018 BoomBox 2018
Balkan Beat Box / Hadag Nachash / Dudu Tassa / Hatikva 6 / Avraham Tal / Nechi Nech / Berry Sakharof / Peled / Tuna / Mercedes Band / Mosh Ben Ari / Eliad / Chanan Ben Ari / Full Trunk / Netta Barzilai / Ido B & Zooki / Dudu Faruk / Jimbo J / Benaia Barabi / Nitan Ben Ari
Hadera Stream Park Hadera, Israel
Jun 06, 2018 Jerusalem Student Festival 2018
Balkan Beat Box / Hadag Nachash / Chanan Ben Ari / Eden Ben Zaken / Hatikva 6 / Skazi / Rising Dust
Sacher Park Jerusalem, Israel
May 24, 2018 Balkan Beat Box / A-Wa (IL) / Gili Yalo / Shai Tsabari Royal Albert Hall London, UK
Sep 19, 2017 BoomBox 2017
Infected Mushroom / Peled / Tuna / Mercedes Band / Nechi Nech / Avraham Tal / Dudu Tassa / Hatikva 6 / Mosh Ben Ari / Hadag Nachash / A-WA / Balkan Beat Box / Eliad / Chanan Ben Ari
Hadera Stream Park Hadera, Israel
Apr 22, 2017 Balkan Beat Box / Afrolicious The UC Theatre Berkeley, CA
Apr 06, 2017 Infected Mushroom / Astrix / Warriors / BLiSS / Balkan Beat Box / A-WA Live Park Rishon LeZion, Israel
Sep 17, 2016 –
Sep 18, 2016
Music Midtown 2016   Piedmont Park Atlanta, GA
Sep 17, 2016 –
Sep 18, 2016
Music Midtown 2016   Piedmont Park Atlanta, GA
Sep 17, 2016 –
Sep 18, 2016
Music Midtown 2016   Piedmont Park Atlanta, GA
Sep 17, 2016 –
Sep 18, 2016
Music Midtown 2016   Piedmont Park Atlanta, GA
Sep 17, 2016 –
Sep 18, 2016
Music Midtown  
Twenty One Pilots / The Killers / Beck / The Lumineers / Band of Horses / James Bay / Logic / City and Colour / Daya / St. Lucia / Johnnyswim / Balkan Beat Box
Piedmont Park Atlanta, GA
Sep 17, 2016 –
Sep 18, 2016
Music Midtown 2016  
Deadmau5 / CHVRCHES / Mayer Hawthorne / The Killers / St. Lucia / Big Boi / Alabama Shakes / Lucius / The Lumineers / Pete Yorn / Peter Bjorn and John / Melanie Martinez / G-Eazy / The Coathangers / Lil Wayne / 2 Chainz / Kesha / DJ Mustard / Balkan Beat Box / Zella Day / James Bay / Raury / Beck / Leon Bridges / Daya / Band of Horses / Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats / DNCE / Corinne Bailey Rae / NF / The Shadowboxers / Twenty One Pilots / Joseph
Piedmont Park Atlanta, GA
Sep 17, 2016 –
Sep 18, 2016
Music Midtown 2016   Piedmont Park Atlanta, GA
Sep 17, 2016 –
Sep 18, 2016
Music Midtown 2016   Piedmont Park Atlanta, GA
Jul 09, 2015 –
Jul 11, 2015
All Good Music Festival 2015  
Cake / Thievery Corporation / John Butler Trio / Primus / SOJA / Judah & the Lion / STS9 / JJ Grey & Mofro / moe. / Lotus / Lettuce / Yonder Mountain String Band / Balkan Beat Box / Keller Williams / Greensky Bluegrass / Boombox / Railroad Earth / Elephant Revival / Antibalas / Twiddle / Dark Star Orchestra / The Chris Robinson Brotherhood / Pigeons Playing Ping Pong / The Motet / The Bridge / TAUK / Zoogma / Turkuaz / Big Something / Joe Russo's Almost Dead / The Word / Cabinet / Everyone Orchestra / ELM / Drop Electric / Fletchers Grove / Second Self / Grand Ole Ditch / The B Side Shuffle / Tabasco Bustelo / GARZA
Berry Hill Farm Martinsburg, WV
Jul 09, 2015 Balkan Beat Box Brooklyn Bowl New York, NY
Aug 30, 2014 –
Aug 31, 2014
La Fête des Solidarités 2014  
Blondie / Mos Def / Selah Sue / Tinariwen / Balkan Beat Box / Yasiin Bey / Irma / Arno / Axelle Red / La Pegatina / Stephan Eicher / Screw / Babylon Circus / Maxime Le Forestier / Les Ogres de Barback / Coely / Boulevard des Airs / Bai Kamara Jr / Black Bazar / Black Jack Johnson
Namur, Belgium
Jul 24, 2014 –
Jul 28, 2014
Íboga Summer Festival 2014
The Toasters / Balkan Beat Box / heymoonshaker / Dubioza kolektiv / shazalakazoo / Ara Malikian / Russkaja / Molotov Jukebox / Kumpania Algazarra / The Skatalites / Opmoc / Alice Francis / Caravan Palace (DJ Set) / Robert Soko / Spin Te Ku / La Trocamba Matanusca / Sin Konzienzia / Bohemyan Betyars / Hapu & Soj / Angel Plur
Unknown venue Valencia,
May 16, 2014 –
May 18, 2014
Hangout Music Fest 2014   Hangout Gulf Shores, AL
May 16, 2014 –
May 18, 2014
Hangout Music Fest 2014   Hangout Gulf Shores, AL
Nov 20, 2013 Balkan Beat Box / Delhi 2 Dublin / Anjali & the Incredible Kid Wonder Ballroom Portland, OR
Jun 28, 2013 –
Jun 30, 2013
Festival Couleur Café 2015 2013   Tour&Taxi Brussels,
Mar 22, 2013 –
Mar 24, 2013
McDowell Mountain Music Festival 2013   Margaret T. Hance Park Phoenix, AZ
Jul 17, 2012 –
Jul 22, 2012
Paléo Festival Nyon 2012  
David Guetta / Bon Iver / The Cure / The Kooks / M83 / Franz Ferdinand / Bloc Party / Lenny Kravitz / Sting / Justice / Garbage / Warpaint / Manu Chao / Theophilus London / Rodrigo y Gabriela / C2C / Boy / Miles Kane / Caravan Palace / Foreign Beggars / Other Lives / Givers / Chinese Man / Camille / Hanni El Khatib / Balkan Beat Box / Imany / Orelsan / Groundation / Brigitte / Ibrahim Maalouf / Avishai Cohen / Skip the Use / Natacha Atlas / Bénabar / 1995 / Hollie Cook / Dope D.O.D. / Dionysos / Irma / Omar Souleyman / Kurt Vile & The Violators / Dominique A / Thomas Dutronc / Mashrou' Leila / Stephan Eicher / 77 Bombay Street / Supertramp's Roger Hodgson / Niyaz / Blitz the Ambassador / Rover / Hubert-Félix Thiéfaine / Baba Zula / Le Trio Joubran / Raggasonic / Nadeah / Giedré / Great Mountain Fire / Anna Aaron / Dam / Christine / Ladylike Lily / Peter Kernel / Gable / Yemen Blues / Da Cruz / Buvette / Kill / Cabadzi / Honey for Petzi / Addictive TV / Aya Waska / La Gale / 7 Dollar Taxi / Egyptian Project / Airnadette / A State of Mind / Orchestre Tout Puissant Marcel Duchamp / The Rebels of Tijuana / Natasha Waters / The Alaev Family / The Phat Crew / Kaltehand / Shake It Maschine / WIDDERSHINS / Kaltehand Natasha Waters / Monoski / Xewin / The Deadline Experience / Mmmh / Schnautzi / OXSA / Francis Francis / Maxim Vengerov & Camerata Menuhin / Sound of fridge
Unknown venue Nyon,
Jun 30, 2012 –
Jul 01, 2012
Electric Forest Festival 2012  
Major Lazer / Steve Aoki / Santigold / BASSNECTAR / Thievery Corporation / Gary Clark Jr. / Zeds Dead / Dada Life / Borgore / Chromatics / Gramatik / The Knocks / Wolfgang Gartner / Adventure Club / Girl Talk / Datsik / Big Gigantic / Cherub / Fruit Bats / Felix Cartal / Ghostland Observatory / STS9 / 12th Planet / The String Cheese Incident / Autoerotique / Glass Candy / Secrets / Balkan Beat Box / Paper Diamond / Keller Williams / Nathaniel Rateliff / Mimosa / Reggie Watts / Chali 2na / Big Freedia / Richie Hawtin / The M Machine / Minnesota / Papadosio / Elephant Revival / Nickodemus / Das Racist / Alvin Risk / The Infamous Stringdusters / Crizzly / Pictureplane / Eoto / Thunderball / The Soul Rebels / Morning Teleportation / Midnite / NiT GriT / Zoogma / Ivan Neville / Robert Rich / Virtual Boy / Inspired Flight / Quixotic / Afrolicious / The Crane Wives / Nobody Beats The Drum / GARZA / The Travelin' McCourys / dj solo / See-I / Funk Ark / Brothers Past / Congo Sanchez / HOTTUB! / Wala / DrFameus / Franki Chan / Human Agency / Frank Mitchell Jr / Keith Kemp / Vau De Vire Society / Chuck Flask
Double JJ Ranch & Golf Resort Grand Rapids, MI
May 31, 2012 –
Jun 03, 2012
Wakarusa  
Blitzen Trapper / Girl Talk / Phutureprimitive / Primus / The Sheepdogs / Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeroes / The Avett Brothers / RJD2 / Rubblebucket / The Lumineers / SOJA / The Bright Light Social Hour / Tribal Seeds / Slightly Stoopid / Pretty Lights / 12th Planet / Matisyahu / The Devil Makes Three / Wick-it the Instigator / Beats Antique / Gramatik / Kids These Days / Nobody Beats The Drum / Ghostland Observatory / Iration / That 1 Guy / Railroad Earth / Futurebirds / Umphrey's McGee / Big Gigantic / Paper Diamond / MarchFourth Marching Band / Mimosa / Heartless Bastards / Keller Williams / Savoy / Nadis Warriors / The Heavy Pets / Shannon McNally / Lance Herbstrong / Quiet Corral / NiT GriT / Keys N Krates / Adventure Club / The Motet / Break Science / Split Lip Rayfield / Dangermuffin / Weir, Robinson, and Greene Acoustic Trio / The Floozies / Lyrics Born / Balkan Beat Box / LA Riots / Orgone / The Dirty Guv'nahs / Tinariwen / Toubab Krewe / Tea Leaf Green / Perpetual Groove / Assembly of Dust / Papadosio / The Secret Sisters / Dirtfoot / The Del McCoury Band / Quixotic / 4 on the Floor / R/D / Green Velvet / Vibesquad / MartyParty / Nathaniel Rateliff / The Delta Saints / Love and Light / Eoto / The Infamous Stringdusters / the werks / Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers / Gaelic Storm / Fitz & The Tantrums / Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit / Monophonics / Hot Buttered Rum / Govinda / Mountain Sprout / OPIUO / Emmitt-Nershi Band / Virtual Boy / Dumptruck Butterlips / Mia Borders / Mouth / New Monsoon / The Big Wu / Head For The Hills / Vibe Tribe / Hearts of Darkness / Gary Clark Jr / Goddamn Gallows / Daedalus / G. Love and the Special Sauce / Clandestine / Travellin' McCoury's / Cordovas / Animal Liberation Orchestra (ALO) / Michael Menert / Krafty Kuts & A Skillz w/ Dynamite MC / Snarky Puppet / Ugly Lion / Eitch / Elfkowitz
Mulberry Mountain Ozark, AR
Mar 23, 2012 –
Mar 25, 2012
Vive Latino 2012   Foro Sol CDMX
Mar 23, 2012 –
Mar 25, 2012
Vive Latino 2012   Foro Sol Mexico City,
Mar 23, 2012 –
Mar 25, 2012
Vive Latino 2012   Foro Sol CDMX
Mar 23, 2012 –
Mar 25, 2012
Vive Latino 2012   Foro Sol CDMX
Jul 08, 2011 –
Jul 10, 2011
Cactusfestival 2011  
Iron & Wine / Cold War Kids / Regina Spektor / Janelle Monáe / David Gray / KT Tunstall / Mogwai / Kate Nash / Tori Amos / Macy Gray / Bryan Ferry / Lamb / Junip / Hooverphonic / Lyle lovett / fanfarlo / Black Mountain / José James / Joan As Police Woman / Balkan Beat Box / Triggerfinger / Fool's Gold / Isobel Campbell & Mark Lanegan / Keziah Jones / Intergalactic Lovers / Arsenal / Heavy Trash / Lady Linn / Lady Linn And Her Magnificent Seven / Elvis Costello & the Sugarcanes
Bruges, Belgium
Jun 24, 2011 –
Jun 26, 2011
Solidays 2011  
Mark Ronson / Moby / Cold War Kids / Klaxons / John Butler Trio / The Joy Formidable / Yael Naïm / Hercules & Love Affair / The Go! Team / Vitalic / Alice Russell / Peter Doherty / Balkan Beat Box / Alpha Blondy / Cocoon / Goose / AaRON / Popof / Katerine / Irma / Cascadeur / The Bewitched Hands / Raggasonic / Ministre X / Je Vous Déteste / A Suivre / Vitalic V Mirror
Paris, France
Sep 04, 2010 –
Sep 06, 2010
Bumbershoot 2010  
Drake / J. Cole / Bob Dylan / Weezer / Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros / Mary J. Blige / Rise Against / LMFAO / The Decemberists / The Dandy Warhols / Ra Ra Riot / Motion City Soundtrack / Hole / Surfer Blood / Neko Case / The Raveonettes / Greg Laswell / Japandroids / Billy Bragg / Jamie Lidell / Atlas Sound / Trampled by Turtles / The Submarines / Civil Twilight / Jay Electronica / Delorean / The Bouncing Souls / The English Beat / HEALTH / Laura Veirs / Bomba Estéreo / Baroness / Justin Townes Earle / Ozomatli / Fences / The Thermals / Horse Feathers / Meat Puppets / Angélique Kidjo / The Budos Band / Balkan Beat Box / JEFF the Brotherhood / Aterciopelados / Crash Kings / This Providence / The Clientele / Booker T. Jones / Bob Schneider / Plants and Animals / The Whigs / Hey Marseilles / David Bazan / The Constellations / Jenny and Johnny / Shawn Lee's Ping Pong Orchestra / Loch Lomond / The Moondoggies / James Cotton / Physics / THEESatisfaction / Lay Low / Idiot Pilot / Chris Pureka / The Spits / Star Anna and the Laughing Dogs / Bobby Bare Jr. / Kings Go Forth / Boat / Pete Molinari / Grynch / Caspar Babypants / The Maldives / Parlour Steps / Brian Auger's Oblivion Express / Fresh Espresso / The Cute Lepers / Visqueen / Unnatural Helpers / Solomon Burke / Tripwires / Zoe Muth & the Lost High Rollers / Feral Children / Wild Orchid Children / Curtains for You / Sweet Water / The Lonely H / The Redwood Plan / PEOPLE EATING PEOPLE / Georgia Anne Muldrow & Declaime / Eldridge Gravy & The Court Supreme / Slender Means / Thee Emergency / BORN ANCHORS / Fatal Lucciauno / See Me River / Helladope / Victor Shade / Wheedle's Groove / Great Waves / School of Rock Allstars / Lisa Dank / Becki Sue And Her Big Rockin' Daddies / Vienna Teng Trio / Mctuff Trio
Seattle, WA
Aug 06, 2010 Lollapalooza 2010 (Day 1, Fri.)  
Balkan Beat Box / The Walkmen / Mavis Staples / Raphael Saadiq / Devo / Matt and Kim / The Black Keys / Hot Chip / Jimmy Cliff / The Strokes / Lady Gaga
Grant Park Chicago, IL
Aug 06, 2010 –
Aug 08, 2010
Lollapalooza 2010   Grant Park Chicago, IL
Aug 06, 2010 –
Aug 08, 2010
Lollapalooza 2010   Grant Park Chicago, IL
Aug 06, 2010 –
Aug 08, 2010
Lollapalooza 2010   Grant Park Chicago, IL
Aug 06, 2010 –
Aug 08, 2010
Lollapalooza 2010   Grant Park Chicago, IL
Aug 06, 2010 –
Aug 08, 2010
Lollapalooza 2010   Unknown venue Chicago, IL
Aug 06, 2010 Lollapalooza 2010   Grant Park Chicago, IL
Aug 06, 2010 –
Aug 08, 2010
Lollapalooza 2010   Grant Park Chicago, IL
Aug 06, 2010 –
Aug 08, 2010
Lollapalooza 2010  
B.o.B. / Balkan Beat Box / The Walkmen / Marvis Staples / Drive-By Truckers / The New Pornographers / Dirty Projectors / The Black Keys / Jimmy Cliff / The Strokes / Mimicking Birds / Rebelution / Rogue Wave / Blues Traveler / Neon Trees / Against Me! / Metric / Social Distortion / Slightly Stoopid / Green Day / Switchfoot / The Cribs / Minus the Bear / Mumford & Sons / Yeasayer / MUTEMATH / MGMT / The National / Soundgarden
Grant Park Chicago, IL
Aug 06, 2010 –
Aug 08, 2010
Lollapalooza 2010   Unknown venue Chicago, IL
Aug 06, 2010 –
Aug 08, 2010
Lollapalooza 2010   Grant Park Chicago, IL
Aug 06, 2010 –
Aug 08, 2010
Lollapalooza 2010  
The xx / Arcade Fire / J. Cole / B.o.B / Lady Gaga / The Strokes / Phoenix / The National / Mumford & Sons / Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros / The Temper Trap / Empire of the Sun / Green Day / Neon Trees / The Black Keys / MGMT / Grizzly Bear / Metric / Hot Chip / Spoon / Soundgarden / Erykah Badu / Kaskade / Matt and Kim / Cypress Hill / Switchfoot / Wolfmother / Chromeo / Cut Copy / Chiddy Bang / Yeasayer / AFI / Slightly Stoopid / Stars / Social Distortion / Digitalism / Wolfgang Gartner / Frightened Rabbit / The New Pornographers / Rebelution / The Antlers / Devo / MuteMath / Wavves / Dirty Projectors / Blues Traveler / Frank Turner / Rogue Wave / Gold Panda / Gogol Bordello / Jimmy Cliff / Blitzen Trapper / Dawes / Raphael Saadiq / Minus the Bear / Wild Beasts / The Cribs / Against Me! / NERVO / The Dodos / Dragonette / The Big Pink / Deer Tick / Freelance Whales / Jamie Lidell / The Verve Pipe / Drive-By Truckers / Dirty South / Nneka / The Walkmen / Tiga / Dan Black / Beats Antique / Felix da Housecat / HEALTH / POP ETC / Mavis Staples / Caspa / Neon Hitch / Felix Cartal / Hockey / Jukebox the Ghost / Miniature Tigers / Fuck Buttons / Perry Farrell / Los Amigos Invisibles / Cymbals Eat Guitars / The Soft Pack / Violent Soho / Balkan Beat Box / Foxy Shazam / Mexican Institute of Sound / Company of Thieves / Semi Precious Weapons / 2manydjs (DJ Set) / Harlem / Javelin / Joachim Garraud / Erol Alkan / The Band of Heathens / Ettes / Peanut Butter Wolf / Mimicking Birds / Royal Bangs / The Kissaway Trail / Vonnegutt / X JAPAN / American Bang / Ancient Astronauts / Dan Zanes / Thenewno2 / Ed Kowalczyk / These United States / Skybox / FreeSol / The Ike Reilly Assassination / MyNameIsJohnMichael / My Dear Disco / Tim / Ana Sia / BBU / Steve Porter / The Only Children / Lance Herbstrong / Didi Gutman / Dani Deahl / Team Bayside High / Recess Monkey / Son of a Bad Man / Rocknoceros / Q Brothers / Candy Band / Peter Distefano / Shawn Fisher
Unknown venue Chicago, IL
Aug 06, 2010 –
Aug 08, 2010
Soundgarden / Green Day / Lady Gaga / Arcade Fire / The Strokes / Social Distortion / MGMT / The Black Keys / The National / Devo / Cypress Hill / Gogol Bordello / Wolfmother / Metric / Dirty Projectors / The xx / Drive-By Truckers / Blues Travele...  
Soundgarden / Green Day / Lady Gaga / Arcade Fire / The Strokes / Social Distortion / MGMT / The Black Keys / The National / Devo / Cypress Hill / Gogol Bordello / Wolfmother / Metric / Dirty Projectors / The xx / Drive-By Truckers / Blues Traveler / Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros / Mumford & Sons / B.o.B / Rebelution / Balkan Beat Box / The Constellations / Dragonette / Perry Farrell / Tiga / Beats Antique / Phoenix
Grant Park Chicago, IL
Mar 19, 2010 Gooding / Hey Champ / The Hush Now / Jovi Rockwell / Lyrics Born / Wiz Khalifa / Terry Poison / Balkan Beat Box Pure Ultra Lounge Austin, TX
Mar 17, 2010 –
Mar 21, 2010
SXSW 2010   Unknown venue Austin, TX
Mar 16, 2010 Balkan Beat Box   Roseland Theater Portland, OR
Mar 17, 2009 Golem / The Sway Machinery / Yeah Yeah Yeahs / Balkan Beat Box / Antibalas / Extra Action Marching Band The Independent SF Bay Area, CA

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Concerts Per Year:
2018 3 concerts
2017 3 concerts
2016 8 concerts
2015 2 concerts
2014 4 concerts
2013 3 concerts
2012 7 concerts
2011 2 concerts
2010 17 concerts
2009 1 concert
2008 5 concerts
2007 3 concerts
2006 7 concerts
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