Folk magazine about past and present, from freak folk to minstrels. This time attention for Russian experimental pop music from the eighties, the time of perestrojka and glasnost. A time of big changes in the former Soviet Union, changes that are heard in the exiting and original pop and rock from that time. You will hear names like Ne Zhdali, Pop Mehanika, Brigade S, Alice, Jungle en Auction. But also Aviva, pioneers of the Russian new wave and synthpop. Avia will perform in the Netherlands for the first time at the Perestrojka Festival, that will be held from 8 until 24 November in Amsterdam.
1. Ne Zhdali. March. (Leonid Soybelman, Ne Zhdali). Lp: She-Ye-Ye, Erio Records 1991. 2. Popularnaja Mehanika ft. Westbam. 3. (Ilja Kurjochin, Viktor Coj, Max Lenz). Lp: Popularnaja Mehanika ft. Westbam, What’s So Funny About / Lowspirit wsfa sf 57. 3. Stas Namin Group. Hymn To The Sun. (S. Namin, V. Kharitonov). Lp: Hymn To The Sun, Melodia c 60-14203-4. 4. Stas Namin Group. After The Rain. (O. Feltsman, M. Ryabinin). Lp: Hymn To The Sun, Melodia c 60-14203-4. 5. Stas Namin Group. Where The Wind Lives. (S. Namin, P. Sevak). Lp: Hymn To The Sun, Melodia c 60-14203-4. 6. Nautilus Pompilius. Mutual Guarantee. (V. Butusov, I. Kormiltsev). Lp: Nautilus Pompilius/Brigade S, Melodia c60 27415 005. 7. Brigade S. Epoch Heir. (I. Sukachev, K. Kavalerian). Lp: Nautilus Pompilius/Brigade S, Melodia c60 27415 005. 8. Alice Group (Doctor Kinchev & Co.). Energy. (Alice Group, K. Kinchev). Lp: Energy, Melodia c90 26733 000. 9. Jungle Group. Dance. (Jungle Group). Lp: Leningrad Rock Club, Melodia c60 26573 002. 10. Auction Group. She-Wolf. (L. Fedorov, O. Garkusha, D. Ozersky). Lp: Leningrad Rock Club, Melodia c60 26573 002. 11. Avia. The Night Watch. (Avia). 7”: 7”, Melodia c62 27577 009. 12. Avia. A Russian Lesson. (Avia). 7”: 7”, Melodia c62 27577 009.