Music

‘You Until Death’: how one man’s music freed Estonia from Soviet rule

‘You Until Death’: how one man’s music freed Estonia from Soviet rule

How Italian pop music conquered the Soviet Union

How Italian pop music conquered the Soviet Union

Techno for freedom: fly over Vilnius’ socialist-era cityscape with a cathartic 1-hour industrial DJ set

Techno for freedom: fly over Vilnius’ socialist-era cityscape with a cathartic 1-hour industrial DJ set

Kicking it with Killages: meet Georgia’s laid-back, genre-bending rap group

Kicking it with Killages: meet Georgia’s laid-back, genre-bending rap group

Delve into dancefloor magic with Russian-Danish DJ Anastasia Kristensen

Delve into dancefloor magic with Russian-Danish DJ Anastasia Kristensen

Learning Russian: The Calvert Journal’s ultimate cultural guide

Learning Russian: The Calvert Journal’s ultimate cultural guide

Rock and Rijeka: how Yugoslav youth magazine Val changed one Croatian city forever

Rock and Rijeka: how Yugoslav youth magazine Val changed one Croatian city forever

Remembering Yanka Dyagileva, the queen of Siberian punk who died as the Soviet Union fell

Remembering Yanka Dyagileva, the queen of Siberian punk who died as the Soviet Union fell

Viktor Timofeev’s experimental album is an unsettling ode to digital alienation

Viktor Timofeev’s experimental album is an unsettling ode to digital alienation

Georgia’s receding glaciers inspire breathtaking ambient album

Georgia’s receding glaciers inspire breathtaking ambient album

Brodka is bending all the rules with her infectious Brutalist-inspired pop

Brodka is bending all the rules with her infectious Brutalist-inspired pop

Good Evening (Eastern) Europe: the 8 songs and scandals making Eurovision 2021

Good Evening (Eastern) Europe: the 8 songs and scandals making Eurovision 2021

Fly over a former radio station in Kaunas with a hypnotic acid set by Less Feeling

Fly over a former radio station in Kaunas with a hypnotic acid set by Less Feeling

Explore addiction with this moody dance track by Russian electronic artist Biicla

Explore addiction with this moody dance track by Russian electronic artist Biicla

Visitors from the Galaxy Revisited: 11 artists reimagine Yugoslavia’s first all-electronic film score

Visitors from the Galaxy Revisited: 11 artists reimagine Yugoslavia’s first all-electronic film score

Goodbye techno: why it’s time for Georgia’s rappers to take centre stage

Goodbye techno: why it’s time for Georgia’s rappers to take centre stage

Lithuania’s Operomanija is tearing up everything you thought you know about opera

Lithuania’s Operomanija is tearing up everything you thought you know about opera

Listen to ‘Skyscrapers’, Nina Kraviz’s dreamy new electronic-pop single

Listen to ‘Skyscrapers’, Nina Kraviz’s dreamy new electronic-pop single

Meet the rising stars transforming Poland’s jazz scene

Meet the rising stars transforming Poland’s jazz scene

Polish and British rock bands unite in 1998 album released on vinyl for the first time

Polish and British rock bands unite in 1998 album released on vinyl for the first time