Music

Get under the skin of Closer, Kyiv’s legendary creative hub, with the people who make it

Get under the skin of Closer, Kyiv’s legendary creative hub, with the people who make it

NII launched the careers of Russia’s electronic music talent. Now its community say their farewells

NII launched the careers of Russia’s electronic music talent. Now its community say their farewells

Into the woods: Budapest’s Kolorádó Festival announces line-up for June 2019

Into the woods: Budapest’s Kolorádó Festival announces line-up for June 2019

Watch these musicians transform a Ukrainian river into a water-fuelled symphony

Watch these musicians transform a Ukrainian river into a water-fuelled symphony

Turkmenistan’s president performs self-penned musical ode to his favourite horse

Turkmenistan’s president performs self-penned musical ode to his favourite horse

Are Russia’s female rappers finally winning their battle for respect?

Are Russia’s female rappers finally winning their battle for respect?

Tashkent’s youth spread their wings as underground raves take root in Uzbekistan

Tashkent’s youth spread their wings as underground raves take root in Uzbekistan

This Armenian festival in an abandoned fairground is the perfect getaway for ruin porn fans

This Armenian festival in an abandoned fairground is the perfect getaway for ruin porn fans

Entrance is free: meet the St Petersburg community redefining the DIY music scene

Entrance is free: meet the St Petersburg community redefining the DIY music scene

Unleash your inner alien princess with the new video from Kedr Livanskiy

Unleash your inner alien princess with the new video from Kedr Livanskiy

Remembering Keith Flint, the Prodigy firestarter who brought rave to Eastern Europe

Remembering Keith Flint, the Prodigy firestarter who brought rave to Eastern Europe

Kosovo’s underground club scene is giving the nation’s youth a reason to believe

Kosovo’s underground club scene is giving the nation’s youth a reason to believe

Ukraine pulls out of Eurovision after accusing singers of being linked to ‘aggressor state’

Ukraine pulls out of Eurovision after accusing singers of being linked to ‘aggressor state’

Listen to this delightfully profound compilation of female Georgian composers

Listen to this delightfully profound compilation of female Georgian composers

Why the death of rapper Detsl marks the end of an era for Russia’s 90s kids

Why the death of rapper Detsl marks the end of an era for Russia’s 90s kids

Your ultimate guide to the best of Poland’s nightlife scene

Your ultimate guide to the best of Poland’s nightlife scene

Poland’s feminist punks SIKSA are taking no prisoners

Poland’s feminist punks SIKSA are taking no prisoners

5 electronic artists we’re most excited for in 2019

5 electronic artists we’re most excited for in 2019

Stop the music: young artists’ gigs are being cancelled all over Russia. What’s going on and why?

Stop the music: young artists’ gigs are being cancelled all over Russia. What’s going on and why?

Access denied: New East DJs are missing out on UK gigs, and it’s female artists who suffer most

Access denied: New East DJs are missing out on UK gigs, and it’s female artists who suffer most