On the personal website of the American singer Joanna Stingray, hundreds of archival photographs have appeared, which depict the stars of Russian rock. Joanna has been to the USSR and Russia more than once and has become one of the world's most famous popularizers of Soviet and post-Soviet rock. The photographs show Boris Grebenshchikov, Viktor Tsoi, Alexander Bashlachev, Sergei Kuryokhin, Konstantin Kinchev, Mike Naumenko and many other famous musicians.
For fans of Russian music, a selection of 25 photos of rock stars in childhood and adolescence, who became the idols of millions.
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