Add to favorite
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

U2 Leader Bono Sings Duet with DDT Frontman Yury Shevchuk at Moscow Concert
26.08.2010 10:43
U2 Leader Bono Sings Duet with DDT Frontman Yury Shevchuk at Moscow Concert

Bono performed Knocking on Heavens Door in duet with the leader of Russian DDT band Yuri Shevchuk at the concert of U2 in Moscow.
      Bono sang the refrain of the song in English, whereas Shevchuk sang the couplets in Russian. When singing this song, Bono thanked the spectators who had booked the Red Zone tickets - all the income from tickets sale will be allocated for treatment of children suffering from AIDS.
      Recently Yuri Shevchuk has been playing a remarkable role in the Russian opposition movement: in particular, he is actively supporting defenders of the Khimki Forest.
      As for the U2 gig in Luzhniki, Moscow, it did not run without a scandal. Volunteers of the Amnesty International were detained by Moscow militia, which also closed all information stalls of the Amnesty International, Greenpeace of Russia and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS. Militiamen claim that volunteers arranged an illegal picket before the concert.


Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

Puppet Theater Spring Festival in Moscow Greenhouse
Exhibition "Fashion Age at the Kiev Train Station" in Moscow
International Documentary Film Festival "Doker" in Moscow
Russian Rock Musical TODD Runs in Moscow Again
Festival "Drift Expo 2018" in Moscow

Comment on our site

RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
international competitions  City Hunter  Nikita Mikhalkov  tips for travellers  Moscow monuments  Vladimir Vysotsky  business  Red Square  Opposition  Russian Cinema  the Bolshoi Theatre  hotel  Russian Film Directors  NICA Collider  Russian tourism  Russian history  Russian business  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian regions  Yuri Gagarin  Festivals in Moscow  Yekaterinburg Airport  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Etching  Russian winter  Treasures  Stoned Fox  ISIS threat  Geek Picnic Festival  Krasnodar  Museums of Vladimir  Gelendzhik  Settlement Account in Russia  St. Petersburg  Voronezh Architecture  Ufa  Haval SUV   Russian Folk Art  Buddhist temple  Russian opposition activists  Fashion  Winter Sports  Chuck Berry  Travel  Russian Literature  Moscow  barbecue  Exhibition Fairs  Modern Calligraphy Museum  Symphonic Nights 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites