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Moscow Named Best City for Parties in Russia

Moscow has been recognised as the best city in Russia for parties by the TourStat company which studied summer festival programs in different cities across the country

Nike’s Promo About Russian Girls Gets Golden Lion in Cannes

A promo video filmed by the Russian Nike office “What Are Little Girls Made Of?” has been awarded at the festival in Cannes

Kasabian and Foals to Headline Russia’s Largest Music Festival

The 2017 Afisha Picnic will be held in Kolomenskoye Park, Moscow, on 29 July: today, Afisha.Daily announced the headliners for the festival’s main stage

New Zealand Indie Pop Star Kimbra Comes to Moscow

Kimbra, a 27-year-old singer from New Zealand, will hold her first-ever concert in Russia

‘I Love You, Moscow!’

Snoop Dogg, Jane Birkin, David Brown and other musicians share their adventures in Moscow

Aerosmith’s Last Farewell in Moscow

Some bright moments of the legendary rockers’ last Moscow concert

System of a Down Frontman to Write Soundtrack for Russian Movie

Frontman of the American rock band System of a Down, musician of Armenian origin Serge Tankian will become the composer of the Russian film “The Legend of Kolovrat”

Moscow to Get First Floating Stage

On June 29, a new stage complex "Green Theatre of VDNKh. Stage on the pond"

First Roof Music Fest to Be Held in Moscow

Moscow roofs will host the very first Roof Music Fest which has been traditionally held in St. Petersburg and has gained huge popularity among the city’s music lovers

Russian Shazam Users Can Now Stream Music for Free

Shazam has signed an agreement with the Russian streaming music service Zvooq, which now allows Russian users to listen tracks free of charge

St. Petersburg to Host Roof Music Fest

The sixth Roof Music Fest will be held from May to September in Russia’s St. Petersburg, the event’s organisers told Afisha.Daily

Gorillaz Use Russian Glitché Service in a New Album Promo

British band Gorillaz used the Russian Glitché service, which imposes artificial interference on images for the promotion of their new album, “Humanz”.

Robbie Williams Eager to Sing for Russia at Eurovision

British pop singer Robbie Williams said that he wants to represent Russia at the upcoming Eurovision music contest in Kiev, Ukraine

Rammstein Blown Away by Russian Cover of Their Music

“More strings than a metal band!” – the German band commented on a unique cover of its song performed by an orchestra of Russian traditional instruments

Wheelchair-Bound Singer to Represent Russia at Eurovision 2017

Yulia Samoylova, who has been confined to a wheelchair since she was a child, will sing for Russia in Kiev

Russia's Mariinsky Theatre Produces Daft Punk-Themed Ballet

The performance will premiere on Apr. 4 as part of the Mariinsky International Ballet Festival

Nike Wonders What Russian Girls Are ‘Made Of’

Prominent Russian athletes star in Nike's new inspirational sales campaign based off of a famous children's song

Survey: Russians Read More E-Books and Listen to More Classical Music than US, UK and Others

PayPal payment platform conducted a sociological survey to discover the habits and peculiarities of digital content users in ten different countries

Russian Opera Singer Wins Grammy

Russian opera singer Nikolay Didenko won a Grammy Award thanks to his performance with the Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra

Russia's Netrebko, Serebrennikov Nominated for International Opera Awards

Director Kirill Serebrennikov, soprano Anna Netrebko and the MusicAeterna choir were nominated for 2017 International Opera Awards

‘We’ve Met Lots of Great People in Russia’

How an Italian band with a Soviet name is conquering the world