For those who don’t think that Russian music ends with the last accord of balalaika we would like to present our new audio-podcast devoted to the contemporary Russian music. The aim is to show the great diversity of Russian musicians, performing in various genres from jazz to experimental trip-hop. Some of the artists are much influenced by western culture, others try to develop and promote authentic Russian sound and mainly Russian lyrics.
We invite you to a promising journey beyond the headlines and prejudices. And it’s up to you to decide whether you like it or even... balalike it.
In this edition: five fascinating instrumental tracks by modern Russian folk bands.
1. Tintal – Jim Morrison Reel
2. Отава Ё (Otava Yo) – Ode to joy
3. Мельница (Melnitsa) – Господин горных дорог (The Lord of the mountain roads)
4. Tintal – The Winds of the West
5. Two siberians (Белый Острог/Beliy Ostrog) – New Russian
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