SHOSTAKOVICH: How to compose a massacre | Inside The Score

On Shostakovich's 11th Symphony (subtitled 'The Year 1905'), and how art can be used to process trauma and atrocities. 0:00 - Bloody Sunday1:30 - Program Music Reflecting Reality2:30 - How to Compose a Massacre (Shostakovich's 11th)5:00 - Fugere…8:38 - In the wake of tragedy…9:17 - Tocsin, A Warning Bell9:56 - Legacy Script by Emmanuel… Continue lendo SHOSTAKOVICH: How to compose a massacre | Inside The Score



Fuck Putin and all the warlords. Pussy Riot is a Russian feminist protest and performance art group based in Moscow that became popular for its provocative punk rock music which later turned into a more accessible style. Founded in August 2011, it has had a membership of approximately 11 women. The group staged unauthorized, provocative… Continue lendo PUSSY RIOT – ЯДЕРНАЯ ЗИМА / Nuclear Winter

INTERNATIONAL STRING TRIO – Those Were The Days (Дорогой длинною) | Russian Gypsy Folk Song

"Those Were the Days" is a song credited to Gene Raskin, who simply put a new English lyric and title to the Russian folk song "Дорогой длинною" (Dorogoj dlinnoju, literally "By the long road"), composed by Boris Fomin (1900–1948) with words by the poet Konstantin Podrevsky. It deals with reminiscence upon youth and romantic idealism.… Continue lendo INTERNATIONAL STRING TRIO – Those Were The Days (Дорогой длинною) | Russian Gypsy Folk Song


This comprehensive release is a celebration of the astonishing presence of the guitar in Russia at the beginning of the 19th century. Just the sheer number of composers featured on this 7CD album exemplifies how popular the instrument was. Though many of these composers have now fallen into obscurity, their works live on – discovered… Continue lendo THE RUSSIAN GUITAR: 1800-1850

CANCELLED: The Meltdown of Rvssia’s Mvsic Scene | Bandsplaining

Since the war with Ukraine, dissenting Russian bands have been "canceled" en masse, including many of the scene's original founders. Bands who faced censorship, harassment and intimidation during the Soviet days are now experiencing the same thing some 40 years later. List of songs featured: 0:00 Kino - Gruppa Krovi0:48 Aquarium - Каменный уголь3:24… Continue lendo CANCELLED: The Meltdown of Rvssia’s Mvsic Scene | Bandsplaining

RACE TO SPACE – Stripsearch | Faith No More cover | Live @ Izvestia Hall (2014)

Race To Space is an electronic, indietronic, trip-hop band from Russia. Watch them perform Faith No More's "Stripsearch" live at Izvestia Hall (01.10.2014), opening for Tricky. It's over todayThe heat is goneTime is goneF for fakeI feel no wrongHide no wrongI love this placeThe lightsUnder this faceSo dry Only way to changeGive yourself awayDon't… Continue lendo RACE TO SPACE – Stripsearch | Faith No More cover | Live @ Izvestia Hall (2014)

PUSSY RIOT – Putin’s Ashes

Join our movement against the most dangerous living dictator on the planet. Putin's Ashes was initiated in August 2022, when Pussy Riot burned a 10 x 10 foot portrait of the Russian president, performed rituals, and cast spells aimed to chase Putin away. Twelve women participated in the performance. In order to join, women… Continue lendo PUSSY RIOT – Putin’s Ashes

Ravers Vs. Putin: Ukraine’s Wartime Festival

"A tutti quelli che stanno scappando" (To all those who are running away). In the 1992 award-winning Italian film, Mediterraneo (dir. by Gabriele Salvatores), a group of Italian soldiers decide to turn their backs on WWII to live happily on a paradisical Greek island in the Aegean Sea. The film reminds us of what's going on in Ukraine.… Continue lendo Ravers Vs. Putin: Ukraine’s Wartime Festival

Monsters of Rock Moscow ’91: Riots dvring the show

An estimated crowd of 1.6 to 2 million people are said to have attended the Monsters Of Rock festival at the Tushino Airfield in Moscow, September 28, 1991. The event featured bands such as AC/DC, Metallica, Pantera, The Black Crowes, Mötley Crüe, and Queensryche. 30 Years since Moscow’s Monsters of RockRemembering Russia’s biggest-ever rock… Continue lendo Monsters of Rock Moscow ’91: Riots dvring the show

LINDEMANN – Live in Krasnodar (2020)

Live @ Palace of Sports Olimp, 12/03/2020 SETLIST: Skills in PillsPlay VideoLadyboyPlay VideoFatPlay VideoFrau & MannPlay VideoIch weiß es nichtPlay VideoAllesfresserPlay VideoKnebelPlay VideoHome Sweet HomePlay VideoCowboyPlay VideoGolden ShowerPlay VideoBlutPlay VideoPlatz EinsPlay VideoPraise AbortPlay VideoFish OnPlay Video Encore: Ach so gern (pain version)Play VideoGummiPlay VideoSteh aufPlay VideoSong played from tapeWer weiß das schon (instrumental version)