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1. Narrow or Russian?

A sappily patriotic pop song, "I'm Russian," gets a parody: "I'm Narrow."

Tags: music, meme, Internet
2. Artistic Apoliticality

Russian event promoters have begun requiring artists to promise that they won't include political statements in their performances.

Tags: war in ukraine, dissent, art, music
3. A Failure to Perform

The International Platonov Arts Festival in Voronezh, has been canceled due to current political conditions.

Tags: war in ukraine, international, performance art, festival, theater, music, arts
4. Russia Forever?

A Russian rock musician was filmed helping Russian soldiers replace a Ukrainian road sign with one reading "Russia Forever."

Tags: music, russian media, war in ukraine
5. An Anthem of Dissent

A Russian man in Tyumen was arrested for playing the Ukrainian national anthem in public.

Tags: war in ukraine, music, government, dissent, Ukraine, Siberia
6. For All Ukrainians

Now more than ever, every victory is important for Ukraine. This will further raise the morale of the Ukrainians, which is so needed now. We won not for ourselves, but for all Ukrainians."

–  Oleg Psyuk, member of Kalush Orchestra, winners of Eurovision 2022.
Tags: war in ukraine, Ukrainians, culture, music, eurovision
7. Harmonious Humanitarianism

European rockers come together to help Ukraine.

Tags: charity, music, war in ukraine
8. Rapping for Peace

Two of Russia's biggest rappers are taking a stance against the war in Ukraine.

Tags: war in ukraine, protest, music, rap, morgenshtern
9. The Bottlephonist

The life of a street musician is not an easy one. But it is one thing to busk with a guitar or pan flute, quite another to have to set up a complex vertical xylophone made of bottles.

Tags: street art, music
10. Russia Wrapped: A Year of Music in Review

2021 is drawing to a close, which means that we have fascinating data on popular streaming trends in Russian-language music. 

Tags: video, rap, morgenshtern, zemfira, Internet, yandex, russian music, rock music, pop music, music, indie music

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