Rock developed from blues in the US. However, in Russia and the former USSR, blues influences only caught on widely after rock had established itself under perestroika. Most artists there today that are recognized as blues practitioners are probably more recognizable to Americans as blues-influenced rock bands.

Languages: Search for blues and blues-influenced music performed in Russian or Polish.

Kirill Komarov / Кирилл Комаров

Kirill Komarov (Кирилл Комаров) is a Russian rock and experimental musician, one of the stranger and more interesting of recent times. From St. Petersburg, he studied Turkish philology at the Eastern Department of Leningrad State University, after which he began translating Turkish poetry and also writing his own original verses. He started writing the songs […]

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