JINJER Granted Permission to Exit Ukraine + Release Surprise “Call Me A Symbol” Music Video
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2022 European Festival Dates are ON –
Catch JINJER Live this Summer!
[Photo Credit: Alina Chernohor]
Progressive groove metal juggernauts JINJER have once again beat the odds: the band announces today that with the support of the Ukrainian Ministry Of Culture, they have been granted a special exemption to exit Ukraine in order to help their countrymen the best way they can – through music. This also means that JINJER’s upcoming EU festival appearances this summer are confirmed! The band will perform across Europe starting June 10 at Greenfiel Festival in Interlaken (CH).
JINJER bassist Eugene states:
“We are very honored to announce that together with the help of the Ukrainian Ministry Of Culture, we have successfully been granted permission to travel abroad as ambassadors of our country to raise funds and awareness about the war raging back home. This is a huge honor for us as a band and as citizens. We will do our part to make sure that this war stops as soon as possible! Come support, dance and scream your hearts out for Ukraine!”
Find the full list of dates below.
Click HERE to see the special DONATION MERCH that Napalm Records and JINJER launched to help raise funds for the people of Ukraine.
In addition to this exciting news, JINJER released a surprise music video for “Call Me A Symbol”, taken off their latest critically acclaimed album, Wallflower.
“I think this video for ‘Call Me A Symbol’ will forever hold a special and unique place in our hearts as a band. Filmed on our short but awesome European Tour in 2021 tour that almost did not happen because of the pandemic, and now released at such a dark time in which our country has been invaded and there is war on the streets of our home. I really hope this video and this important time in history gives people a new perspective that there are always two sides to everything. Good and Evil, Just and unjust – cherish the good times and face the bad head on… but never ever give up.”
In addition to JINJER being granted permission to exit Ukraine and playing EU festival dates this summer, they also announced new EU + UK tour dates with BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE and ATREYU for 2023!
JINJER Summer Tour 2022
10.06. – INTERLAKEN (CH) Greenfield Festival
11.06. – NICKELSDORF (AT) Nova Rock Festival
17.06. – DESSEL (BE) Graspop Metal Meeting
18.06. – COPENHAGEN (DK) Copenhell
19.06. – CLISSON (FR) Hellfest Open Air
24.06. – OSLO (NO) Tons Of Rock
26.06. – SPALENE PORICI (CZ) Basinfire Fest
29.06. – LISBON (PT) LAV – Lisboa ao Vivo
30.06. – BARCELONA (ES) Rockfest Barcelona
01.07. – VIVEIRO (ES) Resurrection Fest
03.07. – HELSINKI (FI) Tuska Festival
08.07. – BALLENSTEDT (DE) Rockharz Open Air
15.07. – GÄVLE (SE) Gefle Metal Festival
16.07. – BORNHÖVED (DE) Blizzarrrd Rock Festival
24.07. – SELESTAT (FR) Rock Your Brain Festival
27.07. – TOLMIN (SI) Metaldays Festival
04.08. – KOSTRZYN NAD ODRĄ (PL) Pol’and’Rock Festival
05.08. – VILLENA (ES) Leyendas del Rock Festival
06.08. – SAINT MAURICE DE GOURDANS (FR) Sylak Open Air 07.08. – GDANSK (PL) Ergo Arena w/ Slipknot
10.08. – JOSEFOV (CZ) Brutal Assault 13.08. – WALTON-ON-TRENT (UK) Bloodstock Open Air
19.08. – DINKELSBÜHL (DE) Summer Breeze Open Air
20.08. – HAMBURG (DE) Elbriot Festival
JINJER w/ BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE + ATREYU
EU / UK Tour 2023
29.01. – COLOGNE (DE) Palladium
31.01. – PARIS (FR) L’Olympia
01.02. – TILBURG (NL) O13
03.02. – WARSAW (PL) Stodola
04.02. – HAMBURG (DE) Sporthalle
05.02. – BERLIN (DE) Verti Music Hall
07.02. – PRAGUE (CZ) Forum Karlin
08.02. – MUNICH (DE) Zenith
10.02. – BUDAPEST (HU) Barba Negra
11.02. – ZAGREB (HR) Bocarski Dom
13.02. – ZURICH (CH) The Hall
14.02. – MILAN (IT) Alcatraz
16.02. – BARCELONA (ES) Razzmatazz
17.02. – MADRID (ES) La Riviera
18.02. – LISBON (PT) Sala Tejo
21.02. – TOULOUSE (FR) Bikini
22.02. – ESCH-SUR-ALZETTE (LU) Rockhal
23.02. – OFFENBACH (DE) Stadthalle
26.02. – BRUSSELS (BE) Ancienne Belgique
27.02. – CAMBRIDGE (UK) Corn Exchange
28.02. – BRISTOL (UK) O2 Academy
01.03. – LIVERPOOL (UK) Mountford Hall
03.03. – NEWCASTLE (UK) O2 City Hall
04.03. – GLASGOW (UK) Barrowland
06.03. – LEEDS (UK) O2 Academy
07.03. – BIRMINGHAM (UK) O2 Academy
08.03. – SOUTHAMPTON (UK) O2 Guildhall
10.03. – SWANSEA (UK) Arena
11.03. – LONDON (UK) Roundhouse
You can find more formats and specials, as well as new merch in the
JINJER merch shop HERE!
Although they were forced to cancel a North American tour with Slipknot and as well as a Latin American headline tour due to the war in Ukraine, JINJER called upon their fans to help raise funds for their countrymen and women by releasing two special donation T-Shirt designs that can be bought HERE!
JINJER is: Tatiana Shmayluk – Vocals
Roman Ibramkhalilov – Guitars
Eugene Abdukhanov – Bass
Vlad Ulasevich – Drums