STAS NAMIN – SOVIET ROCK CULTURAL INNOVATOR
Stas Namin managed to become a legend and cult character of the whole cultural stratum of the second half of the 20th century, so he does not need any special ideas. The first name and last name are already quite self-sufficient. Musician, producer, artist, photographer, director, traveler and innovator of various directions of creativity. The list of his occupations and merit is endless. He himself believes that what matters is not versatility, but the result and achievements in each of these areas.
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VLADIMIR VYSOTSKY – GUY WITH TAGANKA
The whole scale of Vladimir Vysotsky’s talent is difficult or even almost impossible to convey with simple phrases. The value of his personality in the history of culture of the 20th century is as limitless as his soul was deep.
He was lucky; most of his contemporaries, Vladimir Semenovich, understood his work and adored the poet himself, the author of the song and the actor. He is the idol of the past century, whose art is alive and relevant.
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LAST ROMANTIC CHRIS DE BURG
For the stunning lyrical repertoire of the Irish singer Chris de Burg has long been nicknamed the most romantic European performer. For more than a dozen years his work excites the female hearts of the whole world with genuine sensuality, and the albums are sold with enviable circulations. But wherever a singer comes in with a solo concert, the public invariably asks to perform the long-legendary composition “Lady in Red”. This ballad assigned him the title of the last romantic of modern show business. Chris de Burgh is flattered by such recognition by the audience, because he does not get tired of repeating that he composes music and sings for the joy of his fans. Continue reading