Russian Music

Censoring Russian Rap

John Vandevert

Protesting through music: Five of the best Russian anti-war songsA few Russian musicians – most of them now forced to live abroad – are using songs to stand against the war in Ukraine

Yan Shenkman

Ukrainian punk band Cios release their new album “24.02.22”

Patrick Le Tréhondat Cios

Нет Войне: 10 of the Greatest Russian Anti-War Songs

Bree Halmstad

‘How the fuck is it possible?': Russian rapper releases anti-war album

Daria Dergacheva

Music and the USSR: Two Poles of Nostalgia for the Soviet era?

Ivan Beletsky

“In Russia, we are experiencing shame, voicelessness, and the collapse of all the values”

Ilya Budraitskis Dmitry Vilensky

‘Together in electric dreams’ Journalist Nikolay Ovchinnikov explains how Russian music is coping with the war

Nikolay Ovchinnikov

Anti-War Playlist: Russian Music Against the War

Yanina Sorokina

Russian Rapper Oxxxymiron Brings His Banned Antiwar Message to Istanbul
'It's a war': Russia's Pussy Riot on European tour to help Ukraine


Nogu Svelo! – Anti‑War song

Nogu Svelo!

How Russia’s musicians are taking a stand against the war in Ukraine

Marco Biasioli

No war! No Putin! An overview of Russian protest music

Ivan Loginov

Russian Rock Star Zemfira Releases Anti-War Music Video

The Moscow Times

Нам не нужна война! (We don’t need war) (English translation of lyrics)

Ногу свело (Nogu Svelu!)

Back, Russia! Back! (ole ole ole ole)

Ногу свело (Nogu Svelu!)