Again in April, the model of Batushka led by vocalist Bartłomiej Krysiuk was handed a short lived injunction by the Polish courts to stop working beneath the Batushka identify whereas the lawsuit between he and founding guitarist Krzysztof Drabikowski waged on. On the time, Drabikowski touted it as a victory whereas Krysiuk warned that the injunction was non permanent in nature and had been issued based mostly on solely Drabikowski’s model of occasions.
Now, in an enchantment that additionally takes under consideration Krysiuk’s testimony, the courtroom has reversed its determination and allowed Krysiuk to proceed working beneath the Batushka identify… which he had been doing anyway. It must be famous that not at all does this imply Krysiuk has received the courtroom battle — that’s nonetheless ongoing and certain received’t conclude for fairly some time — however merely that Krysiuk is allowed to proceed utilizing the Batushka identify whereas the case winds on.
Bart’s Batushka revealed the courtroom paperwork yesterday by way of Fb in each Polish and English, which you’ll see under.
In the meantime, within the courtroom of public opinion, Krzysztof Drabikowski has been dominating the dialog based mostly solely on his music vs. Bart’s, with some followers launching a Change.Org petition in his assist. You will be the decide for your self by evaluating the music at these hyperlinks.
Confused by the entire above? Watch this explainer video to catch your self up on the publicly accessible story to this point (emphasis on “publicly:” absolutely there’s a lot to this case we have no idea).