Diego’s Umbrella are San Francisco’s Ambassadors of Gypsy Rock. Internationally known and revered, their lively stage show, great songs, antics and humor have garnered them a cult following around the world.
With a mix of Eastern European tradition, pop sensibility and punk rock energy, they have had crowds going wild for years. “Where Gogol Bordello meets Muse. These underground heroes will soon be international superstars.” (ap press)
As vicious as nature itself, and not afraid of impregnating one legged lesbians and firing on nerds.
Born in the fiery cauldron of Babylon, Diego’s Umbrella started rising on the Northern California coast in 2000. With the seed planted by Vaughn and Tyson, DU slowly grew to the monster it is today. While its home base is in the San Francisco Bay Area, the troupe has managed to solidify worldwide acclaim and has toured internationally for years.Violinist Jason came on board early in the project, followed by Singer Benny, Drummer Jake, and finally Marcus on the bass.
The Group has released 3 albums, and a host of independent recordings. They have been featured in major motion pictures, Network Television, and numerous documentaries, in addition to countless worldwide radio and print.