Pre-Sochi Giggle

Discussion in 'The Trash Can' started by Scrufflet, Sep 29, 2013.

  1. Scrufflet

    Scrufflet Active Member

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    IceAlisa and (deleted member) like this.
  2. Frau Muller

    Frau Muller President of Dick Button Appreciation Club

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    For the Opening Ceremonies, please!!! :lol:
     
  3. easilydistracte

    easilydistracte Active Member

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    Great example of the power of music to cross cultural lines! I can dig it, man!
     
  4. Vagabond

    Vagabond Well-Known Member

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    Just so everyone understands ....

    They're Finnish, not Russian.

    http://www.leningradcowboys.fi/

    They were featured in Aki Kaurismaki's 1989 film, Leningrad Cowboys Go America. :swoon:
     
  5. Scrufflet

    Scrufflet Active Member

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    That's amazing! I knew none of this. It's the Red Army guys I love here, super voices and having fun. Are they from Finland too?
     
  6. Finnice

    Finnice Well-Known Member

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    The guys with the funny hair etc. are Finnish. The Red Army Choir is Russian. They were very popular here in the beginning of the nineties, when Soviet Union broke and the choir could travel freely. I was in their concert at Senate Square, Helsinki, 1993, 60 000 people (that is lot of people in Helsinki). Their version of Stairway to Heaven in one of my favourites, too!
     
  7. IceAlisa

    IceAlisa Épaulement!!!

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    Love it!