Sounds Like: Peter Gabriel, Annie Lennox, PJ Harvey, Beth Gibbons, Radiohead
Label: Komora Ltd.
Manager: Nazar Stryhun
Bio: In contemporary Ukrainian music Halyna and Lesya Telnyuk have unique status. Critics have qualified the artists' work as "a breath of fresh air", "a tonic against dispair", and "a mystery play of word and music", appropriately terming them "the last bastion of true poetry and music in the domain ...See Full Bio
“Audiences may not always understand the words, but they’re sure to be moved by The Telnyuk Sisters, whose evocative music and performances break down language barriers. “It’s very powerful and passionate,” said Tracy Jenkins, co-artistic director at Toronto’s Lula Lounge where the duo from Kyiv, Ukraine perform Tuesday as part of LULAWORLD 2013. “We were struck by the beauty of the music and its power. Audiences will feel it too.””