Leningrad – The Russian rock band that holds nothing back

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If there is one Russian music group that dares to push the bounds of social propriety, it is Leningrad. Founded in 1997 by Sergey Shnurov, they’ve been winding up the political elites of Russia since then. The former Mayor of Moscow even banned them playing in the city for a while. Their reputation, or perhaps… Continue reading

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Zenit takes point loss in Russian Premier League

Beloved football team of St. Petersburg, Zenit, has taken a two point loss to their lead at the top of the Russian Premier League, following a draw against team FC Krasnodar. The Zenit team coach, Andre Villas-Boas, was indignant about the loss and accused the referee of making numerous mistakes in his handling of the game.… Continue reading

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