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  “Every night I lie awake and I wait. And every day it’s all the same.” “Since I’m here, I’m stuck, I’ve got time, it’s all mine.”

Last Month’s Best New Russian Music

May passed us by along with Moscow’s music festival, Bosco Fresh Fest. Except for headliners Kindness and Rudimental, the organizers managed to pull together practically all the flavors from the contemporary Russian indie scene. And it has proven difficult to separate oneself from the feeling that, without the headliners, the festival would have lacked quality. Perhaps the most unexpected album ofContinue reading “Last Month’s Best New Russian Music”

New Russian Music: Mana Island’s perfect pop, the return of Cheese People and Kung Fu from Xuman

Continued column devoted to the actively growing domestic independent music scene, the responsibility of whose content has been taken up by the public, with the very obvious name of “NEW NOW AND HERE” Mana Island – Bitten (If You Say So) Last week’s most resounding premier was the first single from Levin, the long-awaited debutContinue reading “New Russian Music: Mana Island’s perfect pop, the return of Cheese People and Kung Fu from Xuman”