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V-A-C Sreda

Featuring specially commissioned artworks, a podcast series and a selection of timely essays, Sreda magazine offers a nuanced view on Russian culture and contemporaneity. Content is available for a limited period of time and updated every Wednesday. The Russian word ‘sreda’ means Wednesday and also defines the natural, geographical and social environment.

Hookah Rap with Danya Pornorap and Andrey Zamay

What is ‘hookah rap’ and what are its distinctive features in Russia? How does this genre correspond with oriental culture? What is the role of radio and streaming services in contemporary music? These are the questions raised and discussed in this week’s podcast by V–A–С editor Danya Beltsov, trap music critic Danya Pornorap and rap musician, creator of the Anti-Hype artistic group, Andrey Zamay.

This episode is in Russian.