Mirages – or playing with one’s memory

Last night after a few meetings a friend of mine and I decided to go to one of the places that everyone should know about in Kyiv, especially if they like different types of pirizkhy and bulochky, the place is Yaroslavna on Yaroslaviv Val just above from where Ivano Franka Street starts. As we were…

A musical crosswalk

Well this morning I arrived in Ternopil via the Chop train at 7:39 in the morning. Visiting my godson and family it was a relaxing morning and a hectic afternoon. Finally at about 15:30 we headed out to by my godson a mountain bike, but before that we headed off to Koza a WiFi hot…

Rubin Hood in Kyiv

Well it seems like an old British friend of mine is trying to rob from the rich to give to the poor once again. Nicky Rubin with his band Rubin Hood will be performing at Art Club 44 on Thursday August 6, 2009. Admission is 30 UAH. Before Nicky put together this band he had…

Hadiukyny’s lead man passes

Photo from Sumno.com While I have been silent for some time, this I cannot be silent about, as it touches anyone who followed Ukrainian contemporary music back in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Today through various sources – but primarily by word of mouth from a friend of mine from Ternopil, that the lead…