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Amour Obscur

Amour Obscur

Rock / Gypsy Punk / Dance Brooklyn, NY  US
The Band Drinks For Free
The Band Drinks For Free
Berlin, Your Dance Partner Is Death
Berlin, Your Dance Partner Is Death


Amour Obscur - Elegy for the Mars Bar


  • Sat

    May 9

    Brooklyn, NY, US | 8:00pm

    Friends, this will be a (pre) Release Party of our third full length album "Great Balancing Act"! GBA is due to be released on via inter webs May 19th we are having a "pre-release" show because we will be leaving for a national tour shortly after but we wanted to celebrate with all of our local friends and family first! And at the top of that list is our friends Amour Obscur who will be joining the bill with us! More guests and acts to be announced soon! ::DRINK SPECIALS:: $5 beer and shot special 1am Happy Hour. …………………………………………………….. A Little About the guests: :: AMOUR OBSCUR :: www.facebook.com/amourobscur Amour Obscur is a Brooklyn-based gypsy punk band that offers a theatrical performance drawing from the striking visual aesthetics of the American sideshow and Weimar cabaret. Mixing unique instrumentation—vocals, accordion, upright bass, trombone, trumpet and percussion—and original compositions with eclectic influences such as traditional Romani music, Americana, Kurt Weill, klezmer to contemporary electronic dance music, Amour Obscur creates a sound that reflects the experience of the underground for artists, hobos, neo-gypsies and revelers everywhere. ::SARAH SCREAMS:: The Alt-Opera Diva with a booty that just won't quit! Sarah Screams is an Academy-trained opera singer who found New York in 2009, and quickly carved out a niche for herself in the gritty-yet-glamorous community of alternative performance art. Since then, she's been seen in the clubs, bars, and back rooms of the NYC underground, combining the beauty of classical operatic performance with the excitement of modern burlesque and comedy. Sarah is also the creator and producer of OPEROTICA, a variety show that puts a spin on traditional opera singing, proving to audience members just how diverse, modern, and subversive an art form opera can be—and always has been. more to be announced soon! Doors: 8pm Show: 9pm xoxo- this darn EGRESS kids



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Sounds Like: Gogol Bordello, DeVotchKa, This Way to the Egress, Beirut, Tom Waits

Bio: Amour Obscur is a Brooklyn-based gypsy punk band that offers a theatrical performance that draws from the striking visual aesthetics of the Weimar cabaret and American sideshow. Mixing unique instrumentation—vocals, accordion, upright bass, trombone, mandolin, tenor banjo and percussion—and origi...See Full Bio

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Amour Obscur has a show on 10/18/2014 at 09:00 PM @ Kings County Tavern in Brooklyn, NY http://www.reverbnation.com/q/57cn7n #concert

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Q: please add me to your emailing list so i can attend one of your shows. thanks. Dr_Marty_Klein@yahoo.com

A: I'll add you to our list now, thanks! We were on a hiatus while finishing up the album, but have some things booked ow and I'll be updating this page shortly to add the new shows, so check back for updates!

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