Tag: Moscow

Hospital – ‘Memory Waves’ (album premiere)

Hospital – ‘Memory Waves’ (album premiere)

When thinking about the music that comes from Russia, most English-speaking music fans will cite Pussy Riot, Pinkshinyultrablast, and Tchaikovsky. The list is pretty limited due to the lack of exposure Russian artists and bands receive abroad. Someone, however, has to be the first, and the group could be Hospital. Formed in 2011, Hospital is an indie-pop rock band that […]

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Pompeya, Moscow, “Pasedena”, dance-pop

Pompeya, Moscow, “Pasedena”, dance-pop

  Earlier this week, we premiered the debut EP by Saint Petersburg, Russia duo VEiiLA. Another band from Russia making waves in the vast country is indie dance-pop/new wave band Pompeya. They’ve now set their sights on breaking through in the US market, having recorded their latest album Real in Philadelphia and New York. From the new album is “Pasedena”, an ’80s-inspired pop track […]

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Hospital – “Ariel”

Hospital – “Ariel”

  Probably a city where we didn’t expect to hear infectious indie pop was Moscow, but Hospital is one such band. “Ariel” is a splendid track that has a jangle-, surf-pop feel that is perfect as the weather gets warmer. It has that youthful innocence and playfulness in the lyrics and chorus that makes you smile and think of fonder […]

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