About Vopli Vidopliassova


The history

Dutch debut of legendary Ukrainian rock group “Vopli Vidopliassova”! A longtime cult sensation in Ukraine, the band celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2016, filling thousands of stadiums for their concerts. The group successfully melds punk-rock, rock ‘n’ roll and ethno-rock with a hint of jazz and Ukrainian folk instruments, promising and unforgettable evening.
This is the band that invented Ukrainian rock ‘n’ roll and Ukrainian ethno rock. A band that interpreted Soviet rock n roll in Ukrainian.

The band

VV” are:
Оleg Skrypka (lead vocals, accordion, trumpet, guitar)
Yevhen Rohachevskyi (guitar, backing vocals),
Sergii Sakhno (drums, backing vocals),
Mykola Usatyj (bass).

The music

Their music will immerse you in the skillfully created atmosphere of casual parties, underground concerts, drive, and romance. All this is surprisingly masterfully and artistically combined with electronic and orchestral tones, imparting a completely new sound, even to old songs. As Oleg Skrypka says:”it’s the search for an ideal musical form.” An acoustic explosion that sweeps up everything in its path and seduces the listener with raw openness and sincerity, “Vopli Vidopliassova” are the unparalleled standard of Eastern European ethno rock. Utterly authentic – only real music, real words and real feelings.