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Tuesday Jul 15 | The Brooklyn Paper

From Russia, with love! Band pays tribute to iconic Soviet rock group

On July 19, Port Royal in Park Slope will host the first-ever Brooklyn performance of Kino Proby, a high-energy tribute to the music of Kino, one of the most important musical acts born in the Soviet Union.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Tue May 06, 2014

Free Republic

Spies, Spooks, And Rock 'n' Roll At Twilight Of The Cold War

A pro-Kremlin lawmaker spawned a tsunami of scorn in Russia this week by alleging that Soviet rock star Viktor Tsoi's Perestroika-era anthems were composed by CIA operatives trying to destabilize the Soviet regime.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Sun Apr 27, 2014

The Daily Beast

Russia's Great Rock n Roll SwindleBy Anna Nemtsova

Perestroika is a bad word in Putin's rewrite of history, but his efforts to discredit the pop heroes of those heady days may wind up discrediting him.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Vladimir Putin

Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Atlantic

A Brief History of Soviet Rock and Roll

A pro-Kremlin lawmaker spawned a tsunami of scorn in Russia this week by alleging that Soviet rock star Viktor Tsoi's Perestroika-era anthems were composed by CIA operatives trying to destabilize the Soviet regime.

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Related Topix: Rock & Roll, Rock-N-Roll, Pop/Rock, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Country, Latvia, World News,

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Weekday Magazine

Spies, Spooks, And Rock 'n' Roll At Twilight Of The Cold War

Valery Saifudinov, a pioneer of Soviet rock music, sings at his last concert before emigrating to the United States.

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Related Topix: Latvia, World News, Pop/Rock, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Country

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