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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What’s on the Box?

What’s on the Box? I have always found that what’s on the box abroad can be a curious thing. Foreign language aside, television culture from one country to the next can differ so much, from the way the News is presented to the amount of time set aside for children’s shows, from the types of… Continue reading

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