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  Glasgow Sees Launch of Russian-Language Radio

  Glasgow Sees Launch of Russian-Language Radio

Glasgow Sees Launch of Russian-Language Radio Glaswegians with at least some command of Russian can now enjoy a heady mix of mostly Russian and world pop and dance tunes, as well as a collection of infotainment featurettes and interviews with stars of the Russian-speaking music industry. Matryoshka Radio has been broadcasting in London for over […]

Наталья Ротенберг на Matryoshka Radio

Наталья Ротенберг на Matryoshka Radio

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Дмитрий Певцов – гость Звездного Городка

Дмитрий Певцов – гость Звездного Городка

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Вера Брежнева в гостях у Юли Николиной

Вера Брежнева в гостях у Юли Николиной

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Новый Год в Звездном Городке: Evgenika и Дидюля

Новый Год в Звездном Городке: Evgenika и Дидюля

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Федор Бондарчук в интервью для Matryoshka Radio

Федор Бондарчук в интервью для Matryoshka Radio

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Группа ПМ в гостях у Юли Николиной

Группа ПМ в гостях у Юли Николиной

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Аскольд Запашный в Звездном Городке

Аскольд Запашный в Звездном Городке

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Health Planet on Matryoshka Radio

Health Planet on Matryoshka Radio

Matryoshka Radio is proud to present a new addition to its broadcast schedule. The show is called Health Planet and hosted by Dr Vladimir Khoroshev, a surgeon, cardio-vascular specialist and GP. Many of our listeners will no doubt learn a great deal of good tips and advice from Dr Khoroshev. You can hear the show […]

3rd Russian-British Business Forum in London

3rd Russian-British Business Forum in London

3rd Russian-British Business Forum in London has been considered as a platform to build and deepen business links between Russia and the United Kingdom in the new economic reality. Matryoshka Radio became an inform partner of the Forum. Attendance of Russian and British officials and top-level representatives from finance, IT, medicine, retail, agriculture, energy, construction, […]

Живой концерт Мити Фомина в Звездном Городке

Живой концерт Мити Фомина в Звездном Городке

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Иванушки International на Matryoshka Radio

Иванушки International на Matryoshka Radio

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MATRYOSHKA RADIO RE-LOADED Festival

MATRYOSHKA RADIO RE-LOADED Festival

7, 8 and 9 December! MATRYOSHKA RADIO RE-LOADED Festival! Three days to give you a boost for the entire New Year! Three days to discover amazing people around you and to reinvent yourself! To mark its two years on the air in London Matryoshka Radio is bringing together its friends for a gala celebration that […]

Zveri charity concert in London

Zveri charity concert in London

Zveri, one of Russia’s most prominent pop-rock bands, is playing a charity concert at Under the Bridge on 19 November. The gig was organised in partnership with Anton’s Right Here, Russia’s first centre for social habilitation of autistic adults in St Peteresburg. Matryoshka Radio, London’s first and only Russian-language radio station, and Alma Mater, the […]

Svetlana Surganova in Star City

Svetlana Surganova in Star City

It is with the greatest pleasure that we introduce Svetlana Surganova as a special guest of our very own Yulia Nikolina. Svetlana is going to be live in the Matryoshka Radio studio with her new album The Word ‘Life’. For the first time Matryoshka is hosting a live show of virtually an entire album. Svetlana […]

Наружная реклама Matryoshka Radio на биллбордах Лондона

Наружная реклама Matryoshka Radio на биллбордах Лондона

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Группа Звери даст благотворительный концерт в клубе Under The Bridge при поддержке Matryoshka Radio и Петербургского фонда поддержки культурных инициатив Alma Mater
Matryoshka Radio London – лауреат конкурса в рамках Второго международного фестиваля “Радио Без Границ”
Cпециальное интервью с группой Сплин

Cпециальное интервью с группой Сплин

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Благодарность от организационного комитета Международной детской социальной программы ПАО “Газпром” “Футбол Для Дружбы”
Dear London on Facebook

Dear London on Facebook

We know there are many tirelessly curious people among the Matryoshka faithful so we decided to offer you the most interesting stories from our Dear London radio feature also in text form. Now you can drop by our official Facebook group every Wednesday to check out some fascinating factual stories about some of the most […]

Закрытие Кубка Конфедераций в Санкт-Петербурге

Закрытие Кубка Конфедераций в Санкт-Петербурге

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Matryoshka Radio supports the Football for Friendship project

Matryoshka Radio supports the Football for Friendship project

Matryoshka Radio supports the Football for Friendship project, bringing together young footballers from different countries. We played a part in selecting participants from the UK. The key part of the project is an international children’s forum Football For Friendship which attracts gifted 12-year-old footballers from a growing number of countries. Boys and girls, including those […]

Anita Tsoy in Star City

Anita Tsoy in Star City

The singer Anita Tsoy is such a bubbly character, you cannot but smile back! On Yulia Nikolina’s Star City show Anite told Matryoshka about her childhood which was not easy at all, about how she met her future husband, about how she had to work on a flea market to fund her first studio recording… […]

Pizza Band in Star City

Pizza Band in Star City

Well, guys, you ordered a pizza? Even if not, here you go, have a slice! Matryoshka’s Yulia Nikolina spoke to Sergei Prikazchikov of the Pizza band fame. He told her about how he moved to Moscow without a ruble to his name, about how to make proper Russian dumplings and of course also how to […]

Глеб Самойлов в Звездном Городке

Глеб Самойлов в Звездном Городке

Gleb Samoilov is a true legend of Russian pop music with an obvious, even if superficial, connection to England: he first became famous and played for a quarter century with a band called Agatha Christie. A veteran of a whole string of musical styles, he is coming to London for a gig on 18 June […]

Ленинград – 20 лет на радость

Ленинград – 20 лет на радость

Свежее и эксклюзивное интервью Сергя Шнурова для Matryoshka Radio. С артистом беседовала PR-директор станции, Катя Кантемирова. Группе «Ленинград» 20 лет. Это я знаю благодаря своей работе и огромным афишам в городе – очаровательный Шнуров в костюме улыбается москвичам и гостям столицы, призывая прийти 13 июля на его юбилейный концерт. Я, тем временем, готовлюсь. Незапланированная встреча […]

Группа Plazma на Matryoshka Radio

Группа Plazma на Matryoshka Radio

Несколько лет назад эти парни заставили всех любителей танцевальной поп-музыки выучить английский язык! Роман Черницын и Макс Постельный стали героями Звездного Городка совершенно заслуженно: огромный музыкальный бэкграунд, классные англоязычные песни, крутая музыкальная карьера. Ну не не будем скрывать, оба солиста – совершенно очаровательны! О том, как переехать из маленького города в большой, как сочиняется на […]

“Кухня. Последняя битва” – скоро в Лондоне

“Кухня. Последняя битва” – скоро в Лондоне

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Katie Lel in Matryoshka Radio studio

Katie Lel in Matryoshka Radio studio

Mussy-Pussy, Fly to Cloud 9 and My Marmalade One are some of the song titles that took the Russian pop scene by storm several years ago. All came from Katie Lel who is our guest today on Yulia Nikolina’s Star City. She does put a smile on your face, Katie does. And she told us […]

Принесение Благодатного огня в Лондон

Принесение Благодатного огня в Лондон

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Igor Ugolnikov in Star City

Igor Ugolnikov in Star City

We love all our guests, of course, and we treat our audience to not only performers, not only to front men and women. In this issue of Star City we talk to Igor Ugolnikov, one of the foremost producers in Russia who is also an actor and TV personality. He has produced some of the […]

Irakly on Matryoshka Radio

Irakly on Matryoshka Radio

What do you know about Georgia – not the American state, but the country in the Caucasus? Of course it has mountains, delicious food and many people of many talents. We have had another proof in the shape of Irakly Pirtskhalava who dropped by the studio of Yulia Nikolina’s Star City not just for an […]

Matryoshka Radio on Forbes online

Matryoshka Radio on Forbes online

Hey, guys! The new article about Matryoshka Radio in now available on the Forbes site! Here it is, read and ask! http://www.forbes.ru/karera-i-svoy-biznes/341005-prekrasnoe-daleko-komu-nuzhna-russkoyazychnaya-radiostanciya-v-centre

Вечер в честь 80-летия первой в мире женщины-космонавта Валентины Владимировны Терешковой

Вечер в честь 80-летия первой в мире женщины-космонавта Валентины Владимировны Терешковой

В лондонском Музее науки (Science Museum) прошел вечер в честь 80-летия первой в мире женщины-космонавта Валентины Владимировны Терешковой. Специальную экспозицию и показ документального фильма с “живым” оркестром посетила именинница. Свой космический полет она совершила еще в 1963 году – до того, как появились на свет большинство пришедших в музейный зал на станции метро South Kensington. […]

Alexander Pushnoy in Star City

Alexander Pushnoy in Star City

He is a new and dear guest on Matryoshka Radio, a man of many talents Alexander Pushnoy – a physicist by training, multi-instrumentalist, TV presenter, stand-up comedian and singer. His is a rare example of an entertainer who has used his original education on stage: many fans still remember his Galileo stage show in which […]

Russian Ambassador A. Yakovenko in formal talk titled “Priorities of  the Russian Foreign Policy and its Vision of the Global Policy Issues”

Russian Ambassador A. Yakovenko in formal talk titled “Priorities of the Russian Foreign Policy and its Vision of the Global Policy Issues”

On 15th February the Ambassador of Russian Federation in London Mr. A. Yakovenko gave an informal talk titled “Priorities of the Russian Foreign Policy and its Vision of the Global Policy Issues” at the invitation of Professor Ngaire Woods, the Dean of Blavatnik School of Government in Oxford. Throughout the meeting the participants were discussing […]

Shura on Matryoshka Radio

Shura on Matryoshka Radio

Many of you will remember the outrageous youngster of 20 years ago who emerged on stage wearing a traditional Russian fur hat and a fur coat over underpants and a suitcase in his hand. Two missing front teeth surely made his face instantly recognisable and the resulting peculiar enunciation provided for a wide range of […]

Svetlana Surganova on Matryoshka Radio

Svetlana Surganova on Matryoshka Radio

It is incredible how this diminutive woman fills the space around her. A stellar musician and poet in her own right, she projects fantastic strength, composure and confidence. Svetlana, the front woman of the band Surganova and Orchestra, talked to Matryoshka’s Julia Nikolina on Star City about childhood, humility, complexity and simplicity, enlightenment and an […]

Rodion Gazmanov in Star City

Rodion Gazmanov in Star City

If you think we know this classy young man only by the single Lucy that he sang as a boy with his famous Daddy Oleg Gazmanov then you are very wrong! Rodion has many remarkable numbers to his name, including such hits as Couples and Gravity. He has a wonderful sense of humour and is […]

Концерт в поддержку благотворительного Фонда Gift of Life под руководством дирижера Теодора Куррентзиса
Julianna Karaulova on Matryoshka Radio

Julianna Karaulova on Matryoshka Radio

It seems this very young girl has been on our TV screens forever! 12 years ago she debuted memorably on Max Fadeyev’s Star Factory show. After several years devoted to a degree in journalism she was launched on a career with the 5sta Family band. And now she has had a real breakthrough in 2016 […]

Natasha Korolyova in Star City on New Year’s eve

Natasha Korolyova in Star City on New Year’s eve

Now this is a proper surprise that Matryoshka’s got for you! We are lucky to be seeing in the New Year – for the second time running – in the company of strong, talented and successful women whose songs are loved by millions. On the eve of 2017 the one and only Natasha Korolyova came […]

Stas Kostyushkin in Julia Nikolina’s Star City

Stas Kostyushkin in Julia Nikolina’s Star City

Many still think of Stas as half of the Tea For Two duo with hits such as My Tender One, Look Back and You Are Not Alone. However, Stas Kostyushkin has for some years now been pursuing a successful solo career, is even more popular with women and has been regularly putting out hit tracks […]

Nepara duo on Matryoshka Radio

Nepara duo on Matryoshka Radio

This duo – Alexander Shoua and Victoria Talyshinskaya – has for years been treating us to their distinctive style. So much so that the very first bars are easily recognisable as Ne-para. On Julia Nikolina’s Star City Alexander and Victoria shared their thoughts about how to stay away from the pop scene yet be always […]

Katie IOWA on Matryoshka Radio

Katie IOWA on Matryoshka Radio

‘We met on a shuttle bus, no kidding,’ – we can bet everybody knows this song, it obviously rhymes in the Russian original. But have you heard it in French? We bet you haven’t! Now Katie Ivanchikova, the IOWA band’s lead singer (incidentally, she refers to her band as DiscoTribe) has told us about their […]

First scholarly conference Russian Heritage in the Contemporary World

First scholarly conference Russian Heritage in the Contemporary World

On Monday, 19th December the first scholarly conference “Russian Heritage in the Contemporary World” took place at the centre for Russian Culture Rossotrudnichestvo. The papers were presented by activists and researchers of the committee Russian Heritage. Among them were some prominent historians like Marina Sorokina, Director of the House of the Russians Abroad, Dr. Louise […]

Leonid Agutin on Matryoshka Radio

Leonid Agutin on Matryoshka Radio

We never tire of proving that Matryoshka Radio is not any radio but a veritable treasure trove of surprises. This time Julia Nikolina’s Star City show welcomes the one and only Leonid Agutin. He believes giving interviews is the most boring part of his profession – but it felt different with Matryoshka. More than that, […]