Eurovision 2023: A Remarkable Collaboration Between BBC and Ukraine
The Eurovision Song Contest 2023 was filled with magnificent performances, heartfelt solidarity, and a unique collaboration between the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) and Ukraine.
Global Weekly: Ed Sheeran, Fred again.., Billie Eilish & Imagine Dragons with a powerful message
In this week’s Global Weekly you will find new tunes from Ed Sheeran, Fred again.. and Brian Eno, Billie Eilish and Imagine Dragons to add to your summer playlist, as well exciting travel destinations for a spontaneous weekend getaway.
Special film programme with focus on Ukraine at RIGA IFF
Accents of Ukrainian contemporary cinema allow us to get to know the language, mood, and tone of a body of films that is less known to us.
Photo gallery: Okean Elzy "Help For Ukraine" concert in Riga
Ukrainian band Okean Elzy held charity concert "Help For Ukraine" in Riga, Latvia. See photos...
Sub Scriptum and Ukrainian singer Anastasia Vasilenko release a song “Зійде сонце”
Sub Scriptum and Ukrainian singer Anastasia Vasilenko together express support for Ukraine in the fight against Russia's brutal military aggression and release a single and music video for “Зійде сонце”. Watch...
Interview: Ukrainian Ivan Dorn opens up about his emotional state, war and #playforUkraine
Ivan Dorn is supporting his country by playing concerts. Watch interview to find out his thoughts about the war, the impact it has left on his emotional state, as well as get to know his perception of music and go-to dance moves.
Kalush Orchestra, winners of Eurovision, release emotional music video
The Ukrainian rap and folk band Kalush Orchestra won the Eurovision Song Contest with their song "Stephania". Now they've released the official video of the song featuring scenes from the war in Ukraine.
Latvian singer-songwriter Elizabete Vētra releases a song in support of Ukraine
To express condolences and support for the Ukrainian people, musician Elizabete Vētra has published the song and video "We will rebuild Ukraine". Watch video...
300 Lithuanians unite in song with Ukrainian singer
Ukrainian singer Elizaveta performs a now-viral Ukrainian folk song with 300 Lithuanians to draw attention to the ongoing war and suffering of the Ukrainian people, as well as to send strength to her family and country.
1 day left to bid for Latvian musician CDs, merch and private concerts in support for Ukraine
"Ukrainas Cilvēkiem" offers an exclusive auction with participation of Latvian musicians - Katrīna Dimanta, Kārlis Kazāks, The Sound Poets, Rihards Lībietis, Triāna Park, Reinis Jaunais, Linda Leen and Rīta Stienis. Bid for your fave offer!
Global weekly: Pink Floyd, AURORA, Måneskin, Thom Yorke, The Rolling Stones and more
Surprise return from Pink Floyd, new music from Måneskin, AURORA, Father John Misty, Oh Wonder, Passenger, Thom Yorke, Charlie Puth and Jack White, as well as exciting news to look forward to and our special discoveries.
Ukrainian event agencies and industry professionals ask for your help and support
Ukrainian event agencies, leaders and industry professionals in an open letter address the leaders of the international event community to mobilize all forces and to support Ukraine.
Ukrainian Go_A singer and Italian Gaia open football match with emotional performance of "Imagine"
Go_A’s lead singer Kateryna Pavlenko, together with the Italian singer Gaia, performed for the whole world the main anti-war anthem — the song “Imagine” by John Lennon.
Carnival Youth welcome the sunrise with beautiful music in support for Ukraine
Take a look at the first "Meeting Point" performance in Riga. Sunrise and beautiful melodies by Carnival Youth.
Ukrainian students in Riga share their feelings about the war - "We need help!"
BOBE met with 3 Ukrainian students on the music video shoot for "Resistance". Erica, Andrew and Julia open up about their worries and feelings about the war in Ukraine.
Over 40 musicians unite in a song and music video "Resistance"
Watch the music video "Resistance" and see behind the scenes photo gallery.
Help people of Ukraine by listening to EZERI "Plāns Ledus"
Latvian band EZERI invites you to purchase and listen to a new, previously unreleased song called “Plāns Ledus" in order to support the people of Ukraine during this difficult time.
Latvian electronic music producers release compilation "LV 4 UA" in support of Ukraine
Latvian producers under the Platz für Tanz label have released a compilation of local music "LV 4 UA". All revenue will be donated to electronic music communities of Ukraine.
Share the truth and email to random people in Russia via Estonian service "PravdaMail"
PravdaMail lets you send a pre-written message about the war in Ukraine to a random email address in Russia.
Music can contribute to the idea of a better world, and spread beyond borders and nations.
With emotional statement The Roop release "Love Is All We Got" and raise funds to help Ukraine
With an emotional statement and support to Ukraine, Lithuanians The Roop release a new song and video "Love Is All We Got". Charity single will raise funds to help with the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine.
Musicians - record your voice and support Ukraine with a song
Open call for musicians - join the project, record your voice and be a part of a new song made in support of Ukraine.
Act now! - here is how you can help and support Ukraine
We’ve listed possibilities on how you can help locally from your country – Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia, or directly to Ukraine. Donations, volunteer work, support to war refugees and speaking up – every action counts!
Your voice matters! – speak up and #StandWithUkraine
Now is the time when every single voice matters, when every single action in support of Ukraine matters, including yours!
Heartfelt support messages from artists, playlist #StandWithUkraine and info on how you can help
Ivan Dorn shares a message about his home-country, Baltic artists post heartfelt messages and videos and we, BOBE, have put together a playlist #StandWithUkraine featuring Ukrainian music. Press play and see how you can give your support to Ukraine!