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Max's New Hat

Max’s New Hat is an Electro~Balkan outfit that plays rousing dance party and wedding musics of Serbia, Macedonia, Greece and Bulgaria. Featuring Katy Kondrat on vocals; Timothy Allen on sax; Max Fass on accordion; Pete Newman on Bass; Roger LaRochelle on drums. Mac & Cheeze is a 2 man (occasionally a 3rd as percussionist) outfit playing upbeat Balkan dance music in a stripped down rustic folk style including Roma; Macedonian; Greek; Bulgarian; Turkish and original folk~dance music. This band excels at wandering from site to site, hobo style, playing on top of bars or tables, or remaining in a fixed location and generally stirring up trouble (or not).