According to the newspaper “Kommersant”, the song and dance ensemble of Russian army named after A. V. Alexandrov will be replaced at the festival “Invasion” of artists who previously refused to speak. Artists are unhappy that the defense Ministry has supported the organizers of the festival.


To participate in the festival “Invasion” has already given the singer Monetochka and the group of the Distemper, “Elysium”, “Porn”, “Dirty Molly” and “Eorsi”. The artists argue that the event is becoming too militarized because of the support of the Ministry of defense of the Russian Federation is assisting the organizers of the event. For example, Monetochka, apologized to fans for not going to perform at the festival, placed in their social networks the song of DDT “don’t shoot” .

In turn, the leadership of the Media Holding, which organizes the Invasion, said that the festival is a multi-format event, so it “fits” the exhibition of military equipment and weapons of the Russian army.

According to “Kommersant”, citing a source in the defense Ministry, refused to participate in a music festival artists will replace the song and dance ensemble of the Russian army Alexandrov. “This is the reaction of the Ministry for a demarche”, — said the publication of another source.

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