Music

Brodka is bending all the rules with her infectious Brutalist-inspired pop

Brodka is bending all the rules with her infectious Brutalist-inspired pop

Good Evening (Eastern) Europe: the 8 songs and scandals making Eurovision 2021

Good Evening (Eastern) Europe: the 8 songs and scandals making Eurovision 2021

An experimental album dives into the joys and anguish of eastern Europe’s ancient Ruthenian minority

An experimental album dives into the joys and anguish of eastern Europe’s ancient Ruthenian minority

Enter the hypnotic electro-acoustic world of DJ-percussionist duo Vassilena Serafimova and Chloé

Enter the hypnotic electro-acoustic world of DJ-percussionist duo Vassilena Serafimova and Chloé

Listen to dreamy, intimate avant-pop with solo debut ‘Save Yourself’

Listen to dreamy, intimate avant-pop with solo debut ‘Save Yourself’

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

Listen to soulful, life-affirming indie pop from Moldova

Listen to soulful, life-affirming indie pop from Moldova

‘I smoked and worked too much.’ Watch Russia’s upcoming rap talent talk drugs, art, and sobriety

‘I smoked and worked too much.’ Watch Russia’s upcoming rap talent talk drugs, art, and sobriety

Sorry! We Did Something Wrong: listen to psychedelic pop from Russia's Simple Symmetry

Sorry! We Did Something Wrong: listen to psychedelic pop from Russia’s Simple Symmetry

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

Prince Johnny: the Belarusian-Jewish musician meditating on the queer experience in NYC

Prince Johnny: the Belarusian-Jewish musician meditating on the queer experience in NYC

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

‘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

‘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

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