You can look to the future with hope. Interview with Neon Lights
The St. Petersburg electronic duo Neon Lights was created by two music critics Yevgeny Lazarenko and Max Hagen, in response to the many cries of offended musicians "first try, then…

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10 frontmen who showed themselves in solo work
Any musical collective, good or not, has its own leader - this is the founder, vocalist, songwriter, ideological inspirer and a great charismatic, in the end (underline what is necessary).…

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Muted attention-grabbing. Interview with Jose Gonzalez
A velvet voice, complemented by a filigree guitar playing, sounding on several albums. Swedish singer Jose González seems to be an artist who cares little about the attention of the…

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Those Days Interview for BRITISH WAVE Portal

The questions were answered by Kirill Volkov (guitar), Oleg Karpachev (Vocal) and Nikita Novitsky (guitar).

BW: Hi guys, thank you for agreeing to answer a few questions for our portal. Tell us briefly about the group.

Kirill: Not at all. We are always happy to share what is happening with us. So, the group Those Days has been around for almost 3 years. In the summer of 2005, Oleg and I worked on our first album, a little later Nikita joined. Thus, the constant participants are Oleg, Nikita and me. During this time we released an album and EP, played a bunch of concerts in various cities. We are currently preparing a new album, Continue reading

Nina Karlsson: the modest charm of change

On March 7, Nina Karlsson will perform at the forefront of International Women’s Day at the Waiting Room club, enveloping St. Petersburg’s girls, mothers and grandmothers with holiday vibes and amazing vocals.

I once came to a party in overalls, – that’s what my friends called Carlson. And the second “c” in the surname appeared by mistake.

The girl began her musical journey with small St. Petersburg cafes, the main attraction of which was the piano. A graduate of the composer’s faculty of the Conservatory then did not even think about the career of the singer. Her first concert was a pure coincidence, and the lyrics of the songs were poems by D. Joyce – there were none of their own. Now Nina has a bass player, drummer and keyboard player, as well as well-deserved popularity both in Russia and abroad. Continue reading

A note of positive from the maestro of sadness. Interview with Brazzaville frontman

On March 8, the Waiting Room club will fulfill the most moving dream of the girls of the Northern capital – Brazzaville will perform, the one that once conquered St. Petersburg with the song “Clouds In Camarillo” (“On Top of the World”).

Before the gala concert, Irina Zakharova talked with the founder of Brazzaville, David Brown:

“I was terrified of … fame!”

1997 year. One morning, I was sitting in my old Chevy Niva in front of the house of a woman named Michelle, the owner of the Lava Lounge fashion Continue reading

We must try to distinguish good performers from bad performers. Interview with Selfieman
Selfieman is a new project of multi-instrumentalist Nikolai Stravinsky, a member of such groups as Cockroaches !, Missiles from Russia and Fairy Dragee. Selfieman's debut album, consisting of 8 tracks,…

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A note of positive from the maestro of sadness. Interview with Brazzaville frontman
On March 8, the Waiting Room club will fulfill the most moving dream of the girls of the Northern capital - Brazzaville will perform, the one that once conquered St.…

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Nina Karlsson: the modest charm of change
On March 7, Nina Karlsson will perform at the forefront of International Women's Day at the Waiting Room club, enveloping St. Petersburg's girls, mothers and grandmothers with holiday vibes and…

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The Next Great Phenomenon: Interview with Wolf Alice
Not so long ago, stepping out of teens, in 2013 Wolf Alice with a handful of songs turned the music world upside down. While the label “grunge” stuck to them…

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