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  • 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 […] More

  • 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. More

  • 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 More

  • Eugene Hutz of Gogol Bordello on cover of Vogue Ukraine

    Gogol Bordello front man Eugene Hutz graces the cover of Vogue Ukraine in the May 2013 issue. Along with him is Estonian model Katlin Aas. Comments the band: “Within days of the sale , here’s the May issue of Vogue Ukraine! Eugene Hutz, the young lions fashion industry and medieval clothing in the shooting of […] More