Censor.NET reports that one of the musicians started playing the first notes of the anthem on the cello and the audience immediately joined the song. The cellist continued playing for the singing audience. The people sang the first verse and joyfully applauded.
Finnish band Apocalyptica played the national anthem of Ukraine during the concert in Kyiv Dec. 1.
Apocalyptica gave its only concert in Ukraine within the road tour dedicated to the release of the new album Shadowmaker. After Ukraine, the band is going to visit Belarus (Minsk, Dec. 2), and Russia (Dec. 4-12).