Canceled concerts of the "Lapis Troubetzkoy" in Minsk, which had been scheduled for April 1 and 2 at the "Reactor".
BelaPAN learned spokesman collective Dmitry Beskaravayny. The reason for cancellation of the band's concerts in Minsk and Mogilev and Gomel he connects with so-called "Black list" of art, which was published on the Internet in early March.
The list includes about 30 artists and cultural groups and 15 who have spoken in support of democracy in Belarus and demanded the release of political prisoners. The list of musicians, which allowed to mention in the official Belarusian media, hit and the group "Liapis Troubetzkoy." Officials called the "black list" fake.
According Beskaravayny as part of the tour on Belarus with the presentation of the new album "Fun" "Lapis Troubetzkoy" managed to give several concerts in February this year — in Grodno, Brest, Vitebsk, Baranovichi. All performances are planned for March, for various reasons, been canceled. In Gomel, cancellation tied to deficiencies in the concert venue identified MOE, in Mogilev — with a leaky roof.
In the capital club "Reactor" cause cancellation of the concert did not name, saying only that it was not an initiative of the musicians. Purchased tickets are advised to return to the day when the planned concert.
Earlier in Minsk was canceled concert of "Krambambulya" forbidden concert tribute dedicated to the release of "Neuro Dubel", which was planned on March 24, "Reactor", canceled the performance of Dmitry Vaitsyushkevich in Brest on March 18.