The Klezmatics

Photo by Adrian Buckmaster

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The Klezmatics

With a DJ Set by Maral

Thursday, August 1, 8:00 pm (Doors and DJ set at 6:30 pm)

About the Program

Since forming over thirty years ago, The Klezmatics have set the standard for Eastern European Jewish roots music. Their politically and aesthetically innovative style has led a popular revival of the traditional genre, helping to change the face of contemporary Yiddish culture and inspire future generations.

Hear tracks from their latest album, Apikorsim (Heretics), and their impressive catalogue at this highly awaited concert.

“They’re Jewish innovators, American rootsrockers, punkish social activists and folkie balladeers.”—NPR

Arrive early to hear a DJ set by Maral!

More to Explore

Watch the official video for The Klezmatics' song "Heretics."

Listen to The Klezmatics' new album Apikorsim (Heretics).


Sunset Concerts at the Skirball are generously sponsored by:

The Bilger Family

The 2019 Sunset Concerts season is made possible in part by additional support from:

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