Music

Here’s why Belarus should be your next rave destination

Here’s why Belarus should be your next rave destination

Party at Kyiv’s momentous queer rave, where safety and acceptance come first

Party at Kyiv’s momentous queer rave, where safety and acceptance come first

Summer playlist: 10 scorching New East hits to bring some sun to your soundrack

Summer playlist: 10 scorching New East hits to bring some sun to your soundrack

Yoko Ono transforms a Serbian riverboat into a war memorial at Exit Festival 2019

Yoko Ono transforms a Serbian riverboat into a war memorial at Exit Festival 2019

These artists are protesting against censorship with subversive, Soviet-style X-ray vinyls

These artists are protesting against censorship with subversive, Soviet-style X-ray vinyls

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

Celebrate the dazzling electric guitar tradition of Azerbaijan with Mountains of Tongues

Celebrate the dazzling electric guitar tradition of Azerbaijan with Mountains of Tongues

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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