Tag: Lozhniye Proritsateli

UNEARTHING THE MUSIC: Sound and Creative Experimentation in Non-democratic Europe

Moscow-1980’s. A self-interview on Russian ‘new wave’ culture and related phenomena

Dmitry Matsenov was one of the key figures in the Moscow rock scene in the 1980’s. In this “self-interview” for Unearthing the Music he discusses the beginnings of ‘Prospekt’, the band he founded with Alexei Borisov and which came to be the basis for ‘Notchnoi Prospekt’, as well as the social and cultural climate in …