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    Famed bassist Flea tries hand at Bandura

    Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea, arguably one of the best bassists of all time, has tried his hand at the Ukrainian folk string instrument, the bandura. The band is spotted in Kyiv, Ukraine enjoying Ukrainian sites and culture.

  • Ukraine’s Eurovision entry aimed at Russia

    Ukraine has chosen a song about wartime mass deportations of the Crimean Tatar ethnic minority ordered by Joseph Stalin to represent the country at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest. Susana Jamaladinova‘s song 1944, performed under her stage name Jamala, was chosen Sunday night by a three-person jury and 380,000 votes from viewers of the country’s televised final […]

  • Ukraine band create amazing music video with iPhones & iPads

    Ukrainian based indie band Brunettes Shoot Blondes released their music video for Knock Knock back in 2014 to much praise. Its been heralded as a ground breaking animated short featuring 14 iPhones and iPads and this past weekend won the ‘Best Concept’ award at the Berlin Music Video Awards 2015. The band also has another cool […]

  • Eric Church brought Euromaidan to the Grammys

    Country music star Eric Church played his hit single ‘Give Me Back My Hometown‘ at the 2015 Grammy Awards. While playing his song, he projected scenes from Ukraine’s Euromaidan Revolution behind him. The video above shows his presentation.

  • Gogol Bordello play ‘My Companjera’ at Urban Outfitters, July 23 2013

      Gypsy-folk-punk renegades Gogol Bordello gave a free lunchtime show at everybody’s favorite avant-garde music venue, the Urban Outfitters in Soho, New York. The hour-long performance served as a teaser for a sold-out show later that night at the Music Hall of Williamsburg. See a full recap and more photos at Bedford + Bowery

  • EGOIST – Revolution – Новий Гiмн України 2012

    Fantastic new music video from the artist Egoist. He titles this Revolution – Новий Гiмн України 2012 (New Ukrainian Hymn 2012). He speaks the hard truth calling out Yanykovich to provide for the country rather than steal from it, provide medicine and feed the poor. The main theme of the song seems to be for […]