Steven Seagal to perform at anti-fascist music festival
American actor Steven Seagal will take part as a performer in the anti-fascist music festival Guitars in Formation to be held from May 1 to 6 in the city of Samara.
Seagal will take the stage on May 6 to sing several blues tunes and other original songs of his, the Samara province government said in a statement carried by the Russian news agency TASS.
A musician with a deep love for the blues of a lifetime.
«Many people know that Steven is also a musician with a deep love for the blues of a lifetime,» said the official statement, which highlights that on the same day will perform the Nicaraguan group LiberArte, the Slovenian Sasho Gachnik and the French François Modeme along with Russian performers like Sergei Voitenko or Denis Maidanov.
Special Representative of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Seagal, who turned 71 on April 10, is the Russian Foreign Ministry’s special representative for Russian-American humanitarian relations.
Already performed in 2014 in Crimea
The actor already performed in 2014 for pro-Russian separatists in the Crimean peninsula. Seagal and his blues band played at a biker show held in the city of Sevastopol, home to Russia’s Black Sea Fleet.