The band, whose song Stefania earned them the title of the winner at a singing competition in Turin last month, will take to Shangri-La’s Truth Stage on Friday.
Cranny Folk Music, Rap & Hip Hop
They will bring their brand of “Ukrainian folk music, rap, and hip hop” to the music bill for this year’s star-studded line-up, which also includes Pyramid Stage headliners Billie Eilish, Sir Paul McCartney, and Kendrick Lamar 2019. Formed, the Kalush Orchestra consists of founder and rapper Oleh Suk, multi-instrumentalist Ihor Didenchuk and dancer Vlad Kurochka.
Band frontman Psiuk said
We are very excited to be playing at the Glastonbury Festival with some of the biggest names in music from around the world.” This is the perfect venue for our first British performance and we hope to be the debut of many in the UK.
“We are extremely grateful for all the support we have received from the people of Britain for us and our country, and we are preparing a very special Ukrainian surprise for the fans in Glastonbury.
“What is it? See you soon. See you there.”
Their performance at Worthy Farms would be their first in the UK, and the band became global stars following their Eurovision win with Stefania, which dedicated to Psych’s mother. Since their victory, the band has since released music videos for Stefania. is spending time abroad in Ukraine and Germany to promote, and the band also auctioned off the Glass Microphone trophy it won at Eurovision to raise funds for the Ukrainian military.
Ukrainian resistance just a few weeks before the Kalash Orchestra Eurovision
He beat Britain’s Sam Ryder, who came in second, and it revealed last week that the BBC is in talks with the European Broadcasting Union about hosting Eurovision after the body ruled it would be in war-torn Ukraine next year. I cannot proceed. The tradition of hosting the winning country.
“Tofu,” McMichael said:
Chris “Tofu” McMichael, Director of Lost Horizon, Shangri-La, Continental Drifts, and Global-Local, said: “It is a privilege to welcome the Kalash Orchestra to Shangri-La, and we have had the opportunity to show that we are honored Solidarity with Ukraine
The Russian invasion of his country at Glastonbury
“At Truth Stage, always supported Roma and Eastern European music, which remixed for the 21st century so they are a perfect fit, this going to be such a special moment for Glastonbury 2022. Many other Ukrainians The acts will perform in Glastonbury amid the Russian invasion of their country, with Kyiv folk quartet DakhaBrakha performing on the Pyramid Stage on Sunday afternoon.
John Peel Stage Beginning on Go_A Saturday
The group, which formed in 2012, represented Ukraine at the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest with the anthemic dance track Sham, finishing fifth, and band member Ihor Didenchuk is also a member of the Kalush Orchestra.
How to cast Glastonbury’s spell
TV coverage of the concert the BBC this year will be “Jewel in the Crown” and the team behind it has figured out how to “give everyone the magic of Glastonbury”, said executive producer Alison Howe. network”, which has “never happened”, and will also broadcast “the biggest offering on iPlayer”, Howe said of the TV coverage, which is produced by BBC Studio Music Productions.