Pussy Riot members to appear at Amnesty human rights concert in New York

Pussy Riot, 2012, Denis Bochkarev, Wikimedia commons

The two members of Russian punk band Pussy Riot, who were released from jail at the end of 2013, Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, are to appear as special guests at Amnesty International's human rights concert at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, on 5 February, the BBC reports

They will join The Flaming Lips, Imagine Dragons, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Cake, Tegan and Sara and others.