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WJLA, August 11, 2012

PHOTOS: Protesters support jailed band at Russian Embassy

Members of the band Brenda donned balaclavas during their performance at the solidarity concert for Pussy Riot, a Russian band jailed for protesting the rule of Russian President Vladimir Putin.

From left, guitarist Matt Ciesielski, 24, drummer Leah Gage, 26, and singer/guitarist Dave Lesser, 27, all members of Brenda, donned balaclavas during their performance at the solidarity concert for Pussy Riot, which took place on a vacant lot across the street from the Russian Embassy on Wisconsin Avenue in Glover Park.