Music

‘Pussy Riot’s dream was to create a movement:’ the evolution of Nadya Tolokonnikova

‘Pussy Riot’s dream was to create a movement:’ the evolution of Nadya Tolokonnikova

‘Feeling is everything:’ Anushka Chkheidze is an unwavering force in Georgia’s electronic music

‘Feeling is everything:’ Anushka Chkheidze is an unwavering force in Georgia’s electronic music

Eartheater’s latest music video is a sexual awakening on the streets of Kyiv

Eartheater’s latest music video is a sexual awakening on the streets of Kyiv

Russian Hill Chiropractic: new electronic music meditating on what it means to be Russian

Russian Hill Chiropractic: new electronic music meditating on what it means to be Russian

10 contemporary musicians publish tribute album to Russian poet Anna Akhmatova

10 contemporary musicians publish tribute album to Russian poet Anna Akhmatova

40 years after the New Wave: the story of the music that changed Yugoslavia

40 years after the New Wave: the story of the music that changed Yugoslavia

How DJ-pioneers are creating space for electronic music in Transnistria

How DJ-pioneers are creating space for electronic music in Transnistria

Novosibirsk pianist speaks out against repression

Novosibirsk pianist speaks out against repression

Kazakhstan’s sought-after producer Imanbek wins Grammy for SAINt JHN’s ‘Roses’ remix

Kazakhstan’s sought-after producer Imanbek wins Grammy for SAINt JHN’s ‘Roses’ remix

Belarus Eurovision song entry ‘I’ll Teach You’ rejected due to alleged pro-Lukashenko lyrics

Belarus Eurovision song entry ‘I’ll Teach You’ rejected due to alleged pro-Lukashenko lyrics

Dlina Volny: the Belarusian band bottling Brut Pop

Dlina Volny: the Belarusian band bottling Brut Pop

Doomsday disco: why Belarusian band Molchat Doma is more than just a TikTok meme

Doomsday disco: why Belarusian band Molchat Doma is more than just a TikTok meme

Radar Russia: get to know Russia’s emerging musicians on Spotify

Radar Russia: get to know Russia’s emerging musicians on Spotify

Russia’s 2021 Eurovision track is an upbeat anthem on female empowerment by Manizha

Russia’s 2021 Eurovision track is an upbeat anthem on female empowerment by Manizha

Your guide to Tigran Hamasyan: the Armenian musician at the cutting edge of contemporary jazz

Your guide to Tigran Hamasyan: the Armenian musician at the cutting edge of contemporary jazz

When imitation becomes exploitation: virtual artists Pussykrew speak out against the erasure of queer creativity in Poland

When imitation becomes exploitation: virtual artists Pussykrew speak out against the erasure of queer creativity in Poland

From Kanye to Kendrick: 10 hip-hop tracks you didn’t know used samples from Eastern Europe

From Kanye to Kendrick: 10 hip-hop tracks you didn’t know used samples from Eastern Europe

Yeraz: the dreamy debut album fusing Armenian sounds from across the world

Yeraz: the dreamy debut album fusing Armenian sounds from across the world

Dance for Belarus: listen to the electronic album supporting victims of political repression

Dance for Belarus: listen to the electronic album supporting victims of political repression

Cleaners gain superpowers in this sci-fi video from Hungarian band Dope Calypso

Cleaners gain superpowers in this sci-fi video from Hungarian band Dope Calypso