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MMM’s Musical Exhibition Band Showcase Number One – Glasnost

From the dark, heavily-wooded hills of Pennsylvania shines a beacon of hardcore music. Glasnost is that shining light uses ripping-riffs, pounding percussion, slick bass work, and a punch of vocals that illustrates the City of Steel still has a few tricks up its sleeve. 239 more words

Matt's Music Mine

Perestrojka och Glasnost blev slutet för sovjetsystemet och Gorbatjovs fall

Det började med att Gorbatjov saknade allt som handlade om ekonomiska reformer och någon typ av politik gentemot de forna sovjetrepublikerna. Nästa steg blev att han började släppa på den politiska kontrollen efter råd att göra så från de mer reforminriktade. 342 more words

JMcD - Gorbachev's Reformist Policies

By the late 20th century the economy of the Soviet Union was failing due to the global overstretch of its influence, which had meant too much money and resources were being spent to support the governments of the Eastern Bloc. 372 more words

Cold War - All

Wind of Change - A Song a Day (5)

Today’s song is one that gave me, and many of my generation so much hope. Back then, for the first and last time, the Soviet Union had a human leader. 473 more words

Writing And Prompts


I am going to be hosting another musical showcase on May 26th at The Mr. Roboto Project. Come hang out and meet some of Pittsburgh’s up and coming artists. 71 more words
Matt's Music Mine

January 31, 1990: Next Day on Your Dressing Room They've Hung a Tsar

Continuing severe economic problems and internal political turmoil took a backseat on January 31, 1990, as Muscovites lined up to try a most unRussian guilty pleasure. 202 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

Longing for the Soviet Union

New research: The longing for the Soviet Union in the former Soviet countries is rising

According to a new research, unhappiness in former socialist countries and longing for the Soviet Union are rising.

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F***ing Earth Policy