Raka Balkan Band play a Gig at the Greenhouses

Raka play traditional music from the Balkans. The name comes from a traditional Bulgarian dance the ‘Raka,’ full of leg kicks, clicking heels and hands held high, the unmistakable groove of a ‘Raka‘ which brings everyone to their feet. The music has a strong focus in the folk traditions of Bulgaria and Macedonia, as well as the Romani music that span far and wide across the Balkans. Raka do not play ‘fusion music’, and neither do they imitate.