By Suburban Life Media comp:000049183ad5:000000023d:5016 new
Sultans of String (Photo provided)

Featuring violin and guitar, one of Canada’s hottest roots music acts is on tour with a new CD, "Move." Sultans of String will star at Two Way Street Coffee House, Downers Grove.

Nominees for the Juno, Canada's Grammy, band members are known for a global mix of flamenco, Arabic, Cuban, Gypsy jazz and other genre.


Their music made it to No. 1 on world/international music charts in Canada, and earned an “Entertainer of the Year” award and first place in the International Songwriting Competition among 15,000 entries. They will be featured on WFMT radio's "Folkstage."

The performance is set from 8:15 to 10:30 p.m. Friday, July 19, at 1047 Curtiss St. Admission costs $7. For more information, contact 630-969-9720 or To check out the band, visit