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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

Raise your voice: meet the Albanian singers carrying on an ancient choral tradition

Raise your voice: meet the Albanian singers carrying on an ancient choral tradition

Amped up: 10 electronic underground acts from Ukraine you need to hear right now

Amped up: 10 electronic underground acts from Ukraine you need to hear right now

The world’s first rapper was actually a Soviet poet, says Russia’s culture minister

The world’s first rapper was actually a Soviet poet, says Russia’s culture minister

Boiler Room is heading to Ukraine for the first time

Boiler Room is heading to Ukraine for the first time

Run the world: Zeré Asylbek called out gender disparity in Kyrgyzstan and she's only getting started

Run the world: Zeré Asylbek called out gender disparity in Kyrgyzstan and she’s only getting started