Music

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

Watch Hanna & Kerttu’s poetic music video tribute to St Petersburg

Watch Hanna & Kerttu’s poetic music video tribute to St Petersburg

Igor Stravinsky: where to start with his music

Igor Stravinsky: where to start with his music

‘The truth doesn’t wait’: System of a Down’s Serj Tankian on music, activism, and the Armenian Genocide

‘The truth doesn’t wait’: System of a Down’s Serj Tankian on music, activism, and the Armenian Genocide

Gods of thunder: the 80s rock group that shook Soviet Latvia and forged a new youth culture

Gods of thunder: the 80s rock group that shook Soviet Latvia and forged a new youth culture

‘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

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

‘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

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

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

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

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