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3– time JUNO Award nominees and Billboard charting band Sultans of String creates “Energetic and exciting music from a band with talent to burn!” according to Maverick Magazine. Thrilling their audiences with their genre-hopping passport of Celtic reels, flamenco, gypsy-jazz, Arabic, Cuban and South Asian rhythms, the group celebrates musical fusion and human creativity with warmth and virtuosity. Fiery violin dances with rumba-flamenco guitar, while bass and percussion lay down unstoppable grooves. Acoustic strings meet with electronic wizardry to create layers and depth of sound, while world rhythms excite audiences to their feet with the irresistible need to dance.
Thanks to Tinnitist for premiering our brand new single “El Bint El Shalabeya” today, from our upcoming album, REFUGE. The single features Syrian Refugee, clarinettist, Majd Sekkar, Algerian mandole player, Fethi Nadjem and Greek oud player, Demetrios Petsalakis on a track that pays homage to the late great Dick Dale! Get the single now at […]
NYC this weekend, drop by to see one of our 15 min Sultans of String showcases at APAP! The friday night is a preview of our new album REFUGE, and the saturday is classic quartet plus Ilana. Reservations not required. No entry fee. here are our the times! Fri 10 Jan at 8:25pm – APAP […]
Some days I have to just pinch myself – I am so lucky to perform with some of the most incredible human beings. First there are the regular Sultans of String on our Christmas Caravan tour: Kevin Laliberté, Eddie Paton, Drew Birston, Rosendo ‘Chendy’ Leon, Rebecca Campbell. They are most amazing wonderful people you could […]
We are celebrating Neil Young’s birthday today with our new single release of Heart of Gold (Live)! It is available on all iTunes, Amazon, you name it… https://orcd.co/heartofgoldlive And the video is public at https://youtu.be/l119zOWLYh0 This song has a lot of meaning to me personally. I grew up in a classical-music loving house. My mother […]