Boris Pelekh

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Boris Pelekh
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Boris Pelekh playing with Gogol Bordello in Las Vegas, November 2016. Photo: Alison Clarke/Cliqmo Photography[1]
Background information
Born (1981-11-17) 17 November 1981 (age 37)
Moscow, Russia, Soviet Union
GenresGypsy punk, Art Rock, Jazz
InstrumentsGuitar, vocals, beat box [2]
Years active2002–present
Associated actsGogol Bordello
Nat and Alex Wolff
Hey Guy

Boris Pelekh (Boris Peleh′; born Boris Fridrikhovich Pelekh, Russian: Борис Фридрихович Пелех, 17 November 1981) is a Russian-born singer, composer, guitarist, most notable as the guitarist of the Gypsy punk band Gogol Bordello. He moved to New York City in 1991, at the age of 9, and joined Gogol Bordello in 2015.[3] Aside from his work in Gogol Bordello, he also worked with the Nickelodeon duo Nat and Alex Wolff from 2008 - 2011.

Pelekh is the frontman, guitarist and primary songwriter of rock band Hey Guy.[4]


  1. ^ "Cliqmo Photography - Photos | Facebook". Retrieved 2017-01-18.
  2. ^ [1] Gogol Bordello Band Profiles
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  4. ^ "hey-guy". hey-guy. Retrieved 2018-04-15.

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