ghorar deem express was formed in amsterdam by massachusetts natives andrew bergmann & rachel koppelman. the original formation of the band included 10 members, hailing collectively from 5 different countries. the group began playing in punk squathouses around amsterdam, gradually making a name for itself in the arthouse music scene of europe and going on to play such prestigious venues as The Spitz in London. in fall of 2004, andrew & rachel repatriated to their native boston. from there, they re-released the ghorar deem express' debut album and launched a summer tour of the northeast to support the release. the album garnered much critical praise, and the gde wooed many a new fan with their mind-altering brand of music. highlights of the tour included a sold-out CD release party at the zeitgeist gallery, and a wildly successful Knitting Factory stint.a second ghorar deem album, which was recorded at the end of the 2005 tour, is due out in summer of 2006. prepare for the insanity, and prepare to see these 8 costume-clad tricksters gracing stages around boston.