Huinya on the horizon
The long-awaited album "Huinya," a collaboration between Leningrad and cult London band The Tiger Lillies recorded in Sept. 2003 has been once again postponed until Jan. 15.
St Petersburg Times, Russia - Dec 23, 2004
Leningrad will are to play its first local stadium show since May. The
band's concerts are usually based on its 2003 album, "Dlya Millionov"
(For Millions), and include older hits, but as a band member revealed,
a few new songs will be performed this time - something that Leningrad
has not done for months. Natalya Pavlova, a female vocalist who sang on
songs "Manager" and "Paspizdyai," is said to join the band in the
Meanwhile, the long-awaited album "Huinya," a
collaboration between Leningrad and cult London band The Tiger Lillies
recorded in Sept. 2003 and expected to come out by the time of this
concert, has been once again postponed until Jan. 15.
Leningrad concerts habitually draw people from all walks of life
and are frequently interrupted by fights. One fan complained that he
was struck three times during the Leningrad concert in May, and
frontman Sergei Shnurov stopped the show to calm down the crowd. The
seats that are divided from the main crowd in the arena are relatively