3 October at 20.00
Bel’Etage (Shota Rustaveli 16a)
Initially, this project enjoyed popularity as the solo gig of American composer and musician Ryan Lott. But seven years on, one has turned into three, creating a variety of musical concepts, extending from light, glossy, and unobtrusive to a bit pushy, strident, with drops of narrative. In certain places, their music can be eerie, and yet the brittle but brilliant voice of Lott smooths out the rough, proving a cornerstone to the group’s rhythmic variability. At the beginning of the year, the band released their emotional album Brighter Wounds. Grab a ticket and catch them this autumn.
Too Many Zooz (US, brass house) 22 August at 20.00 Green Theatre (Parkova Doroha 2) When it comes to this bunch, it’s through their own efforts they’ve become as famous as they have. Busking one day on the New York Subway, a bystander recorded them and uploaded it onto YouTube. A year later, the group […]
Adam Naas (FR, indie) 29 August at 20.00 UBK (Trukhaniv Island) This soulful French performer comes to Kyiv to give a performance of high-class soul music in a place well suited for it. His beautiful penetrating crystal voice wins the hearts of crowds wherever he goes, with his renown growing thanks to tracks Fading Away […]
Koktebel Jazz Festival (international, jazz, funk) 16-19 August Koktebel Creative Village (Chornomorsk, Odesa oblast, Tchaika beach) Since its launch in 2003, Koktebel Jazz Festival has evolved into a Ukrainian event that invariably takes place along the seashore. This year it will feature its traditional Nu Jazz Stage, Open Stage, Special Stage, and open another – […]
Don’t Take Fake Festival 2018 15 – 16 September Toronto-Kyiv complex (V Vasylkivska 100) The eighth Don’t Take Fake fest is about to take place here in Kyiv. More than 50 local and global brands have participated previously and this year’s event is proving to be more extensive than ever. This is a platform showcasing […]