Good News for Ukraine’s only Salsa Band disLOCAdos

In the fall of 2006 I met Karolina Patocki a Polish Canadian who had relocated to Kyiv as part of her professional career. We had met through a common friend who had been working here some time earlier. Some time after Karolina had settled in she was like usual getting in tune with the city…

DisLOCAdos – with something new

A while back I made a note that the Kyiv Salsa Kings have changed their name to DisLOCAdos. Yesterday, I was informed by band member Karolina Patocki that DisLOCAdos will be performing one of their last gigs at Art Club 44 this coming Sunday May 20, but they will also be presenting some of their…

Kyiv Salsa Kings make a shift

A while back I mentioned some different bands in Kyiv that are not necessarily Ukrainian, one of these bands, the Kyiv Salsa Kings are making a shift. This morning I heard it directly from Canadian band member Karolina Patocki. The band has officially changed its name to DisLOCAdos. The name really says it all. A…

Some other music, but not necessarily Ukrainian

As usual I try to head to the Canadian Embassy in Kyiv every second week to do a little networking and socialize. This past Friday I saw a few familiar faces that I was not expecting to see at the Embassy and it was a pleasant surprise, when Blair Sheridan, a fellow former Montreal walked…