Genre: russian punkPlay genre
Russian punk music is a genre that emerged in the late 1980s and early 1990s, characterized by its aggressive and rebellious sound and lyrics that often criticize social and political issues. It is heavily influenced by Western punk rock and often incorporates elements of other genres such as metal and folk. The genre gained popularity in the 1990s with bands like Korol i Shut, Pornofilmy, and Sektor Gaza, who became known for their controversial lyrics and energetic live performances. Despite facing censorship and opposition from authorities, Russian punk music continues to thrive and evolve, with new artists pushing the boundaries of the genre.