Euro-2012: They shoot horses, don’t they?

When we hear about all the grotesque things going on in Ukraine, most of us are thinking about politics on a human level, but unfortunately there is an element that is permeating Ukrainian society that may get some individuals even more appalled then they would about the country’s politics . While it is clear to…

Closing down…

While I had spent some time in the first OstaNNya Baricada which was opened in Kyiv on July 13, 2001, only to be closed down leading up the the 2002 parliamentary elections, I never had the opportunity to visit the reincarnation of the OB in Kharkiv. From what I have been reading on a number…

Upcoming Gigs in Kharkiv

Ostannya Baricada in Kharkiv will be featuring a number of different groups from different parts of Ukraine during the month of January. January 13 – The Old New Year  – Katruzyn Kinozal (Kyiv) January 14 – Kontraband January 19 – Made in Ukraine and The Jet January 20 – Rusty Nailes January 21 – GraFFika…

Aids Benefit Concert – Kharkiv

Ostannya Barakada is not new when it comes to supporting different causes. The Art Club which originally openned up on July 13, 2001, only to be closed during the 2002 parliamentary elections in in Ukraine found a new home in Kharkiv. The Kharkiv bands that will be performing within the framework of World Aids Awareness…