Ravers Vs. Putin: Ukraine’s Wartime Festival

"A tutti quelli che stanno scappando" (To all those who are running away). In the 1992 award-winning Italian film, Mediterraneo (dir. by Gabriele Salvatores), a group of Italian soldiers decide to turn their backs on WWII to live happily on a paradisical Greek island in the Aegean Sea. The film reminds us of what's going on in Ukraine.… Continue lendo Ravers Vs. Putin: Ukraine’s Wartime Festival


GOLEM – Chervona Ruta (Червона рута)

NYC klezmer-rock band Golem performs Ukrainian song "Chervona Ruta." "Chervona Ruta" (Червона рута) is a popular Ukrainian song written by Volodymyr Ivasyuk in 1968. Chervona ruta (Monarda) (Ukrainian: Червона рута) may refer to a mythological or actual species of flowering plants in the rue genus of the citrus family, Rutaceae, or the rhododendron genus of… Continue lendo GOLEM – Chervona Ruta (Червона рута)

GOGOL BORDELLO – Focus (Benefit for Ukraine)

Gogol Bordello is an American punk rock band from the Lower East Side of Manhattan, formed in 1999 by musicians from all over the world and known for theatrical stage shows and persistent touring. Much of the band's sound is inspired by Romani music mixed with punk and dub, incorporating accordion and violin (and on… Continue lendo GOGOL BORDELLO – Focus (Benefit for Ukraine)

LINDEMANN – Live in Kyiv [mvlticam] (06/03/2020)

Live in Kyiv, Stereo Plaza, Ukraine, 06/03/2020 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q42qmUS9Z7g Tracklist: IntroSkills in PillsLadyboyFatFrau & MannIch Weiß es NichtAllesfresserKnebelHome Sweet HomeCowboyGolden ShowerBlutEncorePlatz EinsPraise AbortFish On (Encore) Ach so gern (Pain Version)GummiSteh aufWer Weiß das Schon (instrumental outro) / Credits Band: Till Lindemann – lead vocalsPeter Tägtgren – lead guitar, backing vocalsSebastian Svalland – rhythm guitar, backing vocalsJonathan… Continue lendo LINDEMANN – Live in Kyiv [mvlticam] (06/03/2020)

Воплі Відоплясова [Vopli Vidoplyasova] – Зв’язок [Communication] (1989)

Vopli Vidopliassova (Vidoplyasov's Screams), also shortened to VV, is a Ukrainian rock band. It was created in 1986 in Kyiv, in the Ukrainian SSR of the Soviet Union. The leader of the band is singer Oleh Skrypka. Vopli Vidopliasova are the founders of Ukrainian rock-n-roll style and neo-ethnic rock. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dbP1e4SwxIk Тримай зі мною зв"язок!Тримай зі… Continue lendo Воплі Відоплясова [Vopli Vidoplyasova] – Зв’язок [Communication] (1989)

Zelensky: The Man with the Iron Balls – CLAYPOOL, HÜTZ, COPELAND, LENNON, RYABTSEV & STRINGS

To show your support for Ukraine, please send in video clips of you, your friends, colleagues, children, pets, favorite ventriloquist dummy, or anything else you may deem appropriate or wonderfully inventive, clapping along to the song, "Zelensky: The Man With The Iron Balls." It doesn't have to be high production -- just use your phone,… Continue lendo Zelensky: The Man with the Iron Balls – CLAYPOOL, HÜTZ, COPELAND, LENNON, RYABTSEV & STRINGS

Russian Artists Against the War: Oxxxymiron, Face, IC3PEAK

Depuis des années, des acteurs culturels russes ont fait le choix de l’exil, un phénomène que la guerre en Ukraine a encore amplifié. "Tracks" va à la rencontre de figures de la résistance au pouvoir en place, leur offre une tribune et présente leurs actions. Une version russe de ce programme est également disponible. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TEj4oZILOeY… Continue lendo Russian Artists Against the War: Oxxxymiron, Face, IC3PEAK

QUEEN + PAUL RODGERS – Live In Ukraine 2008 | YouTube Special Fundraiser for Ukraine Relief

Queen + Paul Rodgers: Live In Ukraine 2008. YouTube Special. Raising funds for Ukraine Relief. Click on the video and then hit the donate button! In September 2008 Queen + Paul Rodgers answered a call from Ukraine’s Elena Pinchuk AnitiAids Foundation to reach out to the youth of the country with the message “Don’t Let… Continue lendo QUEEN + PAUL RODGERS – Live In Ukraine 2008 | YouTube Special Fundraiser for Ukraine Relief

STING – Russians [original / acoustic]

"Russians" is a song by Sting, from his debut solo album, The Dream of the Blue Turtles, released in June 1985, and released as a single in November. The song is a commentary and plea that criticises the then-dominant Cold War foreign policy and doctrine of mutual assured destruction (MAD) by the United States and… Continue lendo STING – Russians [original / acoustic]

VALENTIN SILVESTROV: Ukrainian composer takes a stand against totalitarianism and violence

Valentin Silvestrov (*1937), one of Ukraine’s most important composers, is known for his quiet tones – both in chamber music and in works for larger orchestras. Silvestrov is a master of inwardness. His compositions are both sensual and thoughtful, and they speak a universal language. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HYoauPJil70 On the night of March 8-9, 2022, Silvestrov fled… Continue lendo VALENTIN SILVESTROV: Ukrainian composer takes a stand against totalitarianism and violence