russian pop singer, Irina Saltikova
9 Irina Saltikova, Russian Pop Singer

Irina Saltikova, Russian Pop Singer

A little more of Russian contemporary pop music examples. This lady name is Irina Saltykova. She is not new on pop scene of Russia, actually she is 40 or older
already. She was also mentioned in our article about Bride Fraud in Russia. Today some photos of her and a music video down this page.
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russian keyboard monument
20 Keyboard Monument

Keyboard Monument

In Russian city Ekaterinburg there is a monument for QWERTY keyboard.  It looks like white stones scattered across the lawn if to look from
some distance.  But when you come closer you can clearly see that thouse boulders are keys and the lawn is the board.  
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soviet kids book about life in Soviet Russia
23 Soviet Kids Book

Soviet Kids Book

This funny little book is from Old Soviet times. What is funny about it that it was printed in 2,400,000 copies! What an edition - the modern Harry Potter is not even close to it in Russia, though Harry Potter is considered to be popular in Russia too. What this book is about? It's teaching
youngsters about the Revolution, the Communism and the Red Stars of Kremlin. The price was 0.05 rouble, according to Soviet exchange rate it was around 5 cents. This price was normal for kids books in Soviet Russia. Everyone in Soviet school wore a star on his uniform.
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14 Another Russian Music Video

Another Russian Music Video

Here is another Russian music video. The band's name is "VIAGRA". Some may say it's Ukrainian band, some - it's a Georgian
singer Meladze, but in general it's a Russian pop band "VIAGRA". And this is a short remake of this music video:
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21 Soviet Hymn

Soviet Hymn

This is a Soviet hymn, recorded by all USSR pop stars right after the USSR collapsed, in 1991. They thought this music and words would be now a part a history, because just a little bit later a new hymn appeared, with another music and words, so all people of Russia thought they are now living in a democratic state, without
traces of Soviet Union. But then a few years later, after the free goverment turned to be not so free, censorship in Mass Media appeared and.... Soviet Hymn was restored. Now, in modern Russia the hymn is being sung on the music of the Soviet hymn. Welcome back to a new USSR - Russian Federation.
2 Balalaika and Bayan

Balalaika and Bayan

Balalaika and Bayan two Russian musical instruments. And here we have two music videos about Balalaika. First one is from Russian top singer from 80s, Alla Pugacheva. The
title of the song is simple: "Balalaika" The second is an example how to make an alternative music using Russian national instruments balalaika and bayan:
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russian it calendar styled to soviet posters
20 Russian IT Calendar Styled to Soviet Posters

Russian IT Calendar Styled to Soviet Posters

This is a calendar published in Russia. It was styled to old style Soviet posters but with IT thematic. Also a poetic slogans are added to
each image styled to Soviet era drive poetry.   “I don’t visit any more rally! Now the webcam is my ally!”
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russian neznaika from a comics book
15 Russian Kids Comics

Russian Kids Comics

This is a scanned page from Russian kids comics magazine. It was published under the title "Here are the pictures - make your story yourself,
our little friend!". Some people say that the last frame of these comics can make all the story wrong. See yourself.
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21 Ruslana, Singer in Red Dress

Ruslana, Singer in Red Dress

Ukrainian singer Ruslana, the winner of Eurovision song contest, with the song "Wild Dances". You can watch a backstage performance of "Wild
Dances" in this video: And now she is shocking her fans with this unusual dress. Honestly it is more an underwear than a dress:
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19 Russian Kids TV Program

Russian Kids TV Program

Do you want to watch a sample of Russian TV show for the younger ones? You have a chance to do it now.
The language used in this video is International, except the most last part of it, so enjoy.

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