Online Editions

7th Jul, 2022

Moishe's Bagel brings pure energy and driving klezmer to world roots gig

Ross Crawford 18th Jun, 2019

MAD klezmer and more are promised as Scotland’s top five-piece world folk band Moishe’s Bagel land at Artrix this Saturday, June 22.

They are one of the most exciting bands around and in the 15 years they’ve been together, pianist Phil Alexander, fiddle player Greg Lawson, accordionist Pete Garnett, bass player Mario Caribe and percussionist Guy Nicolson have developed a magical musical chemistry that captivates audiences with its highly original yet traditional sound rooted in folk traditions of the world.

Each member brings unique sensibilities to the group: A driving klezmer groove from Phil, rootsy Scottish folk and tango from Pete, classical virtuosity and power from Greg, inspired Latin jazz flavours from Mario…all brilliantly complemented by a rich percussion sound featuring Indian tabla and Middle Eastern darabuka from Guy.

Formed in Edinburgh in 2003, Moishe’s Bagel continues to combine the energy and passion of world folk with the excitement and soul of improvisation.

The gig’s at 8pm and tickets are £18 on the door or £16 in advance via or on 01527 577 330.

Digital Advertising

Advertise on the Redditch Standard to boost your online presence.

Online Editions

Catch up on your local news by reading our e-editions on the Redditch Standard.

Reader Travel

Check out all of the latest reader travel offers to get your hands on some free gifts.

Buy Photos

Buy photos online from the Redditch Standard newspaper.