In Kiev, the members of a legendary rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers walked around the St. Andrew's descent, visited PinchukArtCentre, received a gift from Ukrainian fans and shared their impressions of the city on their page on Twitter, informs Korrespondent.
Bass guitarist Michael Flea Balzary walked around the St. Andrew's descent, took a picture near the monument to Bulgakov and posted the pictures on Twitter called "My hero bulgakov and I".
According to Flea, he was delighted by the Ukrainian capital. "Kiev is blowing my mind what an amazing city. People are warm and nice. Streets are beautiful. Architecture old and hypnotic." - the musician wrote on his page on Twitter.
Bass guitarist also liked Ukrainian currency hryvnia, which he also posted on the Web.
In addition, the fans of Red Hot Chili Peppers gave them a gift - a sculpture depicting musicians.
Meanwhile, another member of the group - lead singer Anthony Kiedis with his son Everly Bear visited the Center of Contemporary Art PinchukArtCentre.
Recall that the concert of the famous American rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers (RHCP) in Kiev will be held today, on July 25 at NSC Olympic. RHCP will visit Kiev for the first time in the world tour in support of their new album "I'm with you". British rock heroes Kasabian, as well as indie-rockers The Vaccines will also perform with them on stage.
In connection with the concert of Red Hot Chili Peppers, the operation of the Kiev subway is changed: from 16:00 to 19:00 and from 23:00 to 00:00 stations Olympic and Sports Palace will be closed for entering and exiting passengers. During this time, trains will go without stopping, and the Sports Palace Station will operate as a transfer from line to line.
Recall that in late October 2011, bassist of Red Hot Chili Peppers Michael Flea Balzary said on his Twitter, that the RHCP is going to come to Kiev.
On October 16, lead singer of Red Hot Chili Anthony Kiedis wound Ukrainian flag thrown onto the stage by Kiev's fans on a microphone stand at the concert in Rotterdam.
A week before the concert, boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko met with the musicians of the legendary group. A world-famous athlete is a big fan of RHCP, and enters the ring with their song Can't stop playing. During the meeting, he gave the musicians his boxing gloves autographed.
In early December 2011, the information about the first show of Red Hot Chili Peppers in Kiev was confirmed. On the first day of ticket sales, record attendance compared to other concerts of the tour was recorded on the official website of the band.
Ukraine (Ukrainian: Україна, transliterated: Ukrayina) is a country in Eastern Europe. It is bordered by Russia to the east; Belarus to the north; Poland, Slovakia, and Hungary to the west; Romania and Moldova to the southwest; and the Black Sea and Sea of Azov to the south. The city of Kiev (Kyiv) is both the capital and the largest city of Ukraine.