Category: soviet music

“Blue Nights, Rise Up Like Flames” – the main song of Soviet…

“Blue Nights, Rise Up Like Flames” – the main song of Soviet young pioneers.

Written in 1922. This here is a 1949 performance.

Enjoying this tonight. Leonid Utyosov – Windows of Moscow (1960)

Enjoying this tonight. Leonid Utyosov – Windows of Moscow (1960)

Lollipop performed by Druzhba vocal band from Leningrad (1965)

Lollipop performed by Druzhba vocal band from Leningrad (1965)

Lollipop performed by Druzhba vocal band from Leningrad (1965)

Lollipop performed by Druzhba vocal band from Leningrad (1965)

Alla Pugachyova turns 70 today. Here’s one of her lesser known…

Alla Pugachyova turns 70 today. Here’s one of her lesser known songs, “I Am Certain” (1981)

sovietpostcards: “Songs About Space” (1969) Soviet film with…

sovietpostcards:

“Songs About Space” (1969)

Soviet film with space-themed songs and footage of Yuri Gagarin and his fellow cosmonauts.

For @pensieri-in-bottiglia

Hi! Can you please tell me the name of the second and the third songs, if you know?

Second song is “Fourteen Minutes Before Take Off” (music by O. Feltzman, lyrics by V. Voinovich, c. 1963)

Third song is “Star Lullaby” by Raisa Nemenova

Stargazer’s Song from the Soviet movie “Red Riding Hood” (1977)I…

Stargazer’s Song from the Soviet movie “Red Riding Hood” (1977)

I love the beautiful melody.

“Songs About Space” (1969)Soviet film with space-themed songs…

“Songs About Space” (1969)

Soviet film with space-themed songs and footage of Yuri Gagarin and his fellow cosmonauts.

You know what, let’s just enjoy this masterpiece in its…

You know what, let’s just enjoy this masterpiece in its entirety.

Eduard Khil – I’m So Happy To Finally Be Coming Home [vocalise] (1976)

Here’s a bit of 60s weirdness for you. “Turnip Shake” by I….

Here’s a bit of 60s weirdness for you. “Turnip Shake” by I. Zevin’s band (based of course on the Russian folk tale The Turnip). From the movie “When The Song Doesn’t End” (1964)