Russian Weekend - 21st-22nd February

Published

20/02/2015 - 12:38
Russian Weekend

 

25 years after the end of the USSR, it is a whole new generation that occupies the music scene in Russia. A generation saturated with the Soviet cultural creation exposed to the strong modifications of the western musical creation. It gives us a single result – on air on iConcerts for a whole weekend!

C'mon to the adventures!

25 years after the end of the USSR, it is a whole new generation that occupies the music scene in Russia. A generation saturated with the Soviet cultural creation exposed to the strong modifications of the western musical creation. It gives us a single result – on air on iConcerts for a whole weekend!

During these 2 unforgettable days you will be entertained by full length live concerts of the talented and charismatic Russian artists, including a very well known Russian singer Yolka; rock band from Saint-Petersburg Animal Jazz; a very ambitious soft rock female group Velvet and an ultra sexy and seductive singer from the pop band Vintage.

More than that, iConcert’s prepared for you a very pleasant surprise. During the Russian Weekend you will have a change to enjoy an exclusive interviews with various Russian musicians, such as Mumiy Troll, Nogu Svelo, Anacondaz, Louna and Kirpichi, that iConcerts’s team filmed just for your joy. 

Don’t miss the event of the month to explore and expend your music knowledge!

 

Vintage – Istoriya Plohoi Devotchki

Founded in 2006 Russian band Vinage became one of the most successful pop-dance groups in the Country. Headed by a young, provocative woman the band had already released five studio albums, which songs a numerous times were on the top of the Russian music charts. The concert "Istoriya Plohoy Devotchki", which translates as "A story of a bad girl" was arranged to coincide with the fifth anniversary of the band, but also had opened the international tour dedicated to their third album "Anechka".

 

Velvet – Blije Nelzya

Soulful and sentimental Russian music band "Velvet" exists since 2005. At the head of the band is a young and ambitious singer-songwriter Ekaterina Belokon, who performs in soft-rock, pop- rock style with art-rock elements. Up till now Velvet already recorded 3 albums and received various awards over the past years as "Best New Band", "Best Pop-Rock Band" and "Best Song". Various Velvets's singles have been on top of the Russian music charts. This concert coincides with the presentation of the new album "Blije Nelzya " ( "Not closer ") that took place at the biggest club in Moscow. Unique atmosphere and sincere songs about love will touch your heart.

 

Yolka - TochkiRasstavleny

Extravagant and Charismatic Yolka better than anyone knows how to inflame the audience. The popularity of the Russian pop-singer is at the peak of glory, while her fans learns by heart each new single released. The performance "Tochki Rasstavleny" ( in English - " Points placed") took place at Moscow’s concert hall in support of her third album. The show had enormous success at complete full-house, featured with  Yolka's ineradicable energy and mystical allure.

 

 

Animal Jazz- Acoustic New Year concert

 

Formed in 2000 "Animal Jazz" is a Russian pop-rock and alternative-rock music band from Saint Petersburg. For the past few years the band was honored with many prices as "Best new Band" and "Best Live Band". The show "Acoustic Novogodniy Concert " ("Acoustic New Year concert") surely has it's soul and intimate spirit. The begging is slow and steady, but in the end of the performance you will be surprised by the burst of energy and emotions!