Little Big Releases Anti-War Song and Flees Russia

Little Big is now blacklisted from performing! Little Big is one of Russia’s biggest musical exports. With music videos racking up over a billion hits, this unusual band has a…

Hurts: The Melancholic Mancunian Band That Thrived in Eastern Europe

Electronic duo Hurts found “happiness” in the most unlikely of places In 2010, the electronic duo from Manchester enjoyed a brief window of success. Hurts’ debut album, Happiness, spent almost…

Being LGBT in Uzbekistan – Meet Shokhruh Salimov Who was Tortured for his Sexuality

Now in exile, Shokhruh Salimov shares his story of growing up LGBT in Uzbekistan Uzbekistan is a nightmare for queer people. After the collapse of the Soviet Union, Uzbekistan and…