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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21 strangest concert venues
What makes a concert special? Is it just the quality sound of the band you came to see? Or, at least in part, the relevance of the environment? This list…

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When things break. Interview with Death Cab For Cutie
The American indie rock band Death Cab For Cutie has so far been inextricably linked to Christopher Wall. "Kintsugi" is the first album where Walla is not a producer or…

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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

Rock music is gradually leaving Russia to where it came from – to England. Interview with the Underwood Group

“The playing time of this album is the same as the bubblegum chewing time, while the gum is still sweet,” the musicians of the Underwood group say.

The fans of the Crimean doctors duet will be able to verify this fact on April 1, 2011 in the St. Petersburg Waiting Room club at the presentation of the long-awaited, sixth album under the title “Babl Gam”. On April Fool’s Day, the group will also delight its popular favorite hits, and this is true.

Before the concert, Irina Zakharova talked with the musicians. 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

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Miracles do happen. In the second half of 2015, the third album The Libertines will be released. Kevin Perry looked behind a screen of rehearsals in Thailand that “pumped fresh…

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The beatles. All will pass…
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Pulp. Out of time, out of convention
What was the difference between the first Pulp recital after a long break and their festival performances? Of the entire setlist of the Brixton concert, which included eighteen songs, only…

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