Music

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

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

Dlina Volny: the Belarusian band bottling Brut Pop

Dlina Volny: the Belarusian band bottling Brut Pop

This dystopian electronica debut pays tribute to the power of nature

This dystopian electronica debut pays tribute to the power of nature

Listen to our playlist of music produced in quarantine to get you through (another) lockdown

Listen to our playlist of music produced in quarantine to get you through (another) lockdown

Leo DiCaprio and world leaders slide into each others’ DMs in this deepfake video

Leo DiCaprio and world leaders slide into each others’ DMs in this deepfake video

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

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

Inside the hidden network that smuggled Western culture to Ceaușescu’s Romania

Inside the hidden network that smuggled Western culture to Ceaușescu’s Romania

Big brass orchestras and funk: listen to 1 hour of Soviet-era jazz

Big brass orchestras and funk: listen to 1 hour of Soviet-era jazz

Listen to DJ Nastia’s techno set from deep in Ukraine’s Carpathian mountains

Listen to DJ Nastia’s techno set from deep in Ukraine’s Carpathian mountains

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

‘Ukrainian language? Hell yes!’ Meet a crop of musical artists championing their mother tongue

‘Ukrainian language? Hell yes!’ Meet a crop of musical artists championing their mother tongue

Darkness you can dance to: Baasch’s gothic electro pop captures young Poland’s fear and daring

Darkness you can dance to: Baasch’s gothic electro pop captures young Poland’s fear and daring

Lamentations, growls, exquisite violins: 5 Eastern European ethno-jazz bands you need to know

Lamentations, growls, exquisite violins: 5 Eastern European ethno-jazz bands you need to know

Listen to a 1-hour compilation of Soviet-era jazz

Listen to a 1-hour compilation of Soviet-era jazz

‘Goofy, free, imperfect.’ How the 80s forged an aesthetic for Kate NV

‘Goofy, free, imperfect.’ How the 80s forged an aesthetic for Kate NV

Your guide to the best independent music from the Caucasus

Your guide to the best independent music from the Caucasus

Lasha Chapel is fusing traditional Georgian music with fresh electronica in a bid to unite a nation

Lasha Chapel is fusing traditional Georgian music with fresh electronica in a bid to unite a nation

American band CocoRosie premieres video in support of Belarus protests

American band CocoRosie premieres video in support of Belarus protests

Belarusian rock band Dai Dorogu! releases political album slamming police brutality

Belarusian rock band Dai Dorogu! releases political album slamming police brutality