The unique timbre of this singer and her surprisingly elegant vocal manner captivated the audience. Even without the title of People’s Artist of Ukraine and not having given a single concert in her historical homeland, Kvitka Tsysyk won eternal folk love and respect of Ukrainians on both sides of the Atlantic.
And in America, any resident knew the voice of Kvitka, despite the fact that she was never a star of show business.
Fate brought Kvitka Tsisyk’s parents to the United States of America. They met in the difficult years of World War II, got married in 1944, hid from the retreating German troops in Western Ukraine, and then the singer Kvitka Continue reading
If you ask the generation of the late 1980s and the beginning of the violent 1990s who Vyacheslav Butusov is, many would say that everything is said with these two words. Then he became not even a symbol, but rather a kind of messenger of rock music, who boldly challenged dullness, inferiority and mediocrity, “spraying” the atmosphere of heady freedom among fans.
By city and by weight
Undoubtedly, Vyacheslav Butusov and the Nautilus Pompilius group are inseparable concepts and phenomena. Songs “I want to be with you”, “Goodbye, America”, “Chained together”, “Wings”, “Breath”, “Tutankhamun”, “On the bank of an unnamed river”, “Walking on water” with simple and at the same time soulful -associative texts forever remain in Continue reading
Writing or talking about this person in the past tense is inexplicably difficult. Looking at his optimistic photos and videos, it is impossible to believe that Andrei Kuzmenko is no longer among us. It seems that his bright as a comet life could not end so absurdly in a car accident, when such creative experience had already been accumulated, and there were so many plans, plans and hopes ahead.
An incredible enthusiast, an iconic musician of our time, a man with a boundless soul and a vast heart – this is how Andrei Kuzmenko remained in the memory of his relatives, friends and thousands of fans of his work.
Dreams of a garbage truck
The emergence of a wonderful songwriter, singer and producer of Ukrainian culture owes to The Beatles. The fact is Continue reading