836 N. Russell St. / Portland, OR, 97227
Saturday, December 22, 2018
White Eagle Saloon & Hotel - White Eagle Saloon
$10 in advance, $12 day of show
21 and over
9 p.m.$10 in advance, $12 day of show21 and over
Global Folk Club is a unique showcase of amazing talent from the near and far flung corners of the globe. Andrea Wild created Global Folk Club based on the folk clubs she grew up with in Northern England. In keeping with folk club tradition, the finale of each event is the English Pub Sing where everyone lends a voice to drinking songs, ballads and boisterous belters which celebrate all the seasons. Global Folk Club is now in its third year running and has amassed a following of regulars who enjoy diverse top notch musicianship and revel in the pub sing.
Andrea Wild's Global Folk Club is in its third year running and is very pleased to offer the discerning listener Best of Global Folk Club. From the near and far flung corners of the globe comes this showcase of amazing talent sure to keep you on the edge of your seats.
The band started practicing in Nov of 2006, and within first weeks of its existence they played at “Gypsymania” – gypsy dance discotheque created by Gogol Bordello’s debaucher D.J. Dimon. After their first public appearances they rapidly gained popularity in their hometown. In 2007 Chervona played some special appearances with world famous Manu Chao and Gogol Bordello. By 2009 Chervona have shared stage with most exciting and famous Portland’s bands including March Forth, 3 Leg Torso, Vagabond Opera, Portland Cello Project and many more.
In addition to countless street and club performances around pacific NW Chervona has played quite a few big stages, among them: Bite of Oregon, Northwest Folk Life festival in Seattle, Slavic Festival and Oregon Country Fair in Eugene, Red Marines festival in California, Under Volcano Festival in Vancouver (BC), Portland Polish Festival, Portland Pirate Festival, April Fool’s Day Carnivals, Revolution Party in Portland and many others.
In 2008, Chervona appeared in Hale Mednick's locally produced, directed and shot independent film Messiah Complex. Two of their songs,"Chervona Wine"and "Girlfriends are a Pain", were featured on the soundtrack. "Messiah Complex" planned for screening at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival.
Chervona at its very first year playing City Repair benefit show 2007, opening for 3 Leg Torso.
During its first 4 years Chervona has played about 200 performances all over NW of America. Thousands of people from Vancouver, BC to Los Angeles watched, listened and danced to Chervona's music calling Chervona - Best NW Party Band!
Since 2008 Chervona is holding a monthly residency on every Last Thursday of the month at a legendary Portland venue, Alberta Public House with it's signature event Chervona Party!
In 2011, second monthly event was added to the calender - Chervona Secret Night on every second Saturday on a month at Secret Society Ballroom. Their second show in January 2011 at Secret Society was sold out and made a record for the clubs cocktail sales - the audience danced so hard that everyone got very thirsty.
As year 2011 is in progress, Chervona is focusing on producing new audio and video materials and establishing its e-net presence to gain more a solid fan base for the upcoming US and Europe tour and major label CD release.
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