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Friday, November 1st

sounds of Ukraine

When you live in a country where words seem to mean less and less, what a relief it can be to listen to a language you know not at all.

Alyona Alyona, live (acoustic session), Slovakia (Pohoda Festival), 2019

 

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lagniappe

random sights

yesterday, Oak Park, Ill.

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Monday, September 30th

sounds of Ukraine
day one

Here’s the latest from this kindergarten teacher turned rapper.

Alyona Alyona, “Завтра,” 9/27/19

 

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Chicago

Saturday, September 21st

what’s new

Greatest, ever, Ukrainian kindergarten teacher turned rapper?

Alyona Alyona, “Булінг,” 9/9/19

 

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Oak Park, Ill.

Friday, June 28th

She’s on to something—what, I’m not quite sure.

Alyona, Alyona, “Залишаю свій дім,” 2018

 

the song is about the fact that she leaves her home and parents in the province and moved to the capital (Kiev)

—YouTube comment

(More? Here.)

Tuesday, May 28th

sounds of Ukraine

Attitude needs no translation.

Alyona Alyona, “Голови,” 2018

 

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lagniappe

reading table

. . . all news feels foreign today . . .

—Mike McCormack, Solar Bones

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