Take heed to Eurovision winners Kalush Orchestra’s first English-language monitor ‘Adjustments’
Eurovision 2022 winners Kalush Orchestra have shared their first English-language monitor, ‘Adjustments’ – scroll down the web page to take heed to it now.
The Ukrainian band have been victorious with their track ‘Stefania’ in final yr’s Music Contest, which was held in Italy.
“Pray to the gods of excellent and evil / Make them hear my calls for,” Kalush Orchestra sing within the refrain. “Break the curse and threaded the needle / Gripped between my fingers.”
“This can be a track about our residence – the place we reside and the way we’ve realized to guard it,” band chief Oleh Psiuk stated in a press launch. “We proceed to reside even when hazard looms over us. The home could change with us, however what is absolutely essential and native to our traditions at all times stays.”
Within the accompanying music video’s YouTube description, the band referred extra explicitly to the Russian invasion of Ukraine. “This video is a narrative about our Dwelling, which has modified eternally as a result of it has seen grief and ache,” they wrote. “When the enemy comes, everybody defends their residence as greatest they will. And we proceed to reside regardless of the hazard.”
The video was filmed in Poland and takes place in a conventional home, with the members of Kalush Orchestra enjoying fairytale characters. Piper Tymofii Muzychuk turns into the Carpathian Molfar – an entity with supernatural powers – whereas KilimWoman makes her debut with the band.
Director Leonid Kolosovsky defined: “This can be a story concerning the magical characters of the Kalush Orchestra household. Every member of this household has their very own superpower and their very own means of defending the Home. Somebody by prayer, somebody by deed, somebody by fact, somebody by spirituality, and somebody by magic. As is often the case within the household, all family members are very completely different and, in some locations, even reverse, however they’re collectively and every of them loves their residence.
The band are about to go out on a tour of North America, which can embody a efficiency at this yr’s SXSW competition. Their reside dates will proceed to boost cash to assist Ukraine, with proceeds going to the Armed Forces and for the reconstruction of cultural buildings destroyed within the warfare. Final yr, Kalush Orchestra raised 60million hryvnias (£1.3m).
Final yr, the group teamed up with Polish rapper Szpak on the only ‘Nasze Domy’, which addressed “the ache and struggles felt in Ukraine whereas conveying a message of hope at its core”.
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