We’re here with a lineup of rad events to tell you about this weekend–first up, our pre-Halloween Soviet Costume Party this Thursday!
Come full force on Thursday in your most severe soviet military garb for a pre-Halloween dress-up throw down! Any and all clothing and accessories to set the militant mood (minus firearms) are game. You have two days to run to Brighton Beach and buy yourself some hammer and sickle badges…
Raphlex & Mishto have your non-stop immigrant anthems with an extra dose of Russian festive while Chico Cristo & Crispeto spit out rhythms on the congas… TRY YOUR HAND AT TRANS-GLOBAL COMMUNAL INSANITY!
$5 RAKIA SHOTS ALL NIGHT, $2 WINE BEFORE 10PM, THE ICE CAGE VODKA DRINKING ROOM IS OPEN (obviously). ♪ ♫ FREE ADMISSION to BURDEL DALI on our list… RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org
RSVP at Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=136411009742936
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And don’t miss our CRAZY HALLOWEEN PARTY ON SUNDAY! Featuring Raphlex, Mishto, Mishka, DJ WHO AM I, Chico Selekta, Escarioka, and the beautiful ladies of Bastet Belly Dance…
We have been gathering old classic Russian music and great amazing Greek songs, among our always beloved ex yugo anthems for this friday at the Rubin Museum.
Come join us at the K2 lounge from 6 to 10 pm for the opening party of the Icon Conference–”Embodying the Holy: Icons in Eastern Orthodox Christianity and Tibetan Buddhism”.
Here some songs we will be spinning : from Giorgos Dalaras, Lazopoulos and Giannis Parios to russian Старые песни о главном часть and Goran Bregovic. see you there.
Гоша Рубчинский / Gosha Rubchinskiy
Great feature on Dazed Digital about Russian photographer and menswear designer Gosha Rubchinskiy, whose work is being featured at Pleasant Gallery in London–the interview reveals the aesthetic motivation (or lack thereof), Russian patriotism, and childhood nostalgia…
Click for the interview.
Raphlex & Mishka kept the ice cage bangin till 4AM with the help of their war painted troopers, DJ Who Am I dropping in to get sexy, and the rundown of classixssszzz…! NEVER FORGET! ♪ ♫ ♪ ♫
Big kisses to Elena, who went back to Russian the morning after — I’m sure she won’t forget us!
Mishka & Raphlex at NASTY MONDAYS, closing out July with our favorite Spaniard homeboys at (le) Poisson Rouge – the soviet hat was passed around generously.