Обзоры по автору Сергій Усік

Although the date of formation of the project Лінія Маннергейма (Mannerheim Line) is considered 2017, however, the first musical experiment-collaboration of Kharkiv poets Oleg Kadanov and Serhii Zhadan took place at the Book Forum in Lviv in 2016, even then Serhii took with him Ievgen Turchinov (guitarist of the band Жадан і Собаки (Zhadan and the Dogs) and later it was a spoken word experiment (in which, for the most part, Serhii Zhadan read his poems under the musical accompaniment of the rest of the participants), developed into a full-fledged band, which conducts dialogue with the listener through the lens of electronic-guitar music.

The year 2019 was rich with cool releases by Ukrainian performers, and when many of them were talked about by almost all domestic music media, some works were unjustly ignored by critics. One such album was the release of the Kyiv psychedelic band with a wonderful female vocal: Esquizet— "Trivial Trivia".

"Дорогі брати і сестри. До вашої уваги "Мадонна" — наш п’ятий студійний альбом. Відверто кажучи, найкраща (поки що) наша робота", — лаконічно презентував новий реліз фронтмен гурту Сергій Жадан на своїй сторінці у facebook. Спочатку я дещо скептично поставився до цього трохи зухвалого твердження, але після першої ж пісні зрозумів, що мені цікаво, що ж прозвучить далі, і був приємно здивований.