The Israeli band Orphaned Land is to perform in Ukraine for the first time. The show is to be held on December 7 at the Kyiv's Bingo club. Orphaned Land, deservedly considered as pioneers of oriental metal, combining in their works European metal with elements of Jewish, Arab, and the music of other peoples of the Middle East. In 2012, they won Metal Hammer's award "Global Metal Act".
In honor of the 25th anniversary, the band goes on the European tour, within which they're to give a solo concert in Kyiv.
The upcoming concert will feature the Ukrainians Ignea, who released a joint track with Orphaned Land's former member Yossi Sassi in 2014, as an opening act. In 2015, the band presented the music video for the track "Alga", dedicated to the Crimean Tatars.