June 2, 2008
The Fortnight SpinJared comes out with yet another roundup of upcoming bardak sessions.
May 15, 2008
Moscow Nitelife Roundup Lindquist engages eXile readers in unusually frank discussion about Moscow's live entertainment, and offers a few personal suggestions.
May 1, 2008
Moscow Nitelife Roundup Anyway, not a whole lot of interest going on here over the next two weeks – guess promoters are taking a bit of a break for the traditional May holidays. But, if you want to know what you’re probably better off avoiding, by all means, read on!
April 17, 2008
Moscow Nitelife RoundupThe good thing about spring’s arrival and the slog to summer – besides, of course, the start of snapper season – is the fact that so much more interesting shit happens, so I don’t have to waste my space writing about some awful Finnish metal band or a Dutch gothic industrial act that nobody cares about.
April 7, 2008
Moscow Nitelife RoundupSpring is here, which means something else besides Snapper Season: open-air festivals. I am happy to report that 2008 will see festival performances from STEREOLAB, THE GO! TEAM, EXPLOSIONS IN THE SKY...
March 21, 2008
The Fortnight SpinFirst up this fortnight is Stuck Mojo, who after initially being booked at the techno club Gorod has been moved
March 7, 2008
Moscow Nitelife RoundupFirst off the bat, let’s get this silly Women’s Day holiday out of the way. If you’re P-whipped, you’ll probably be taking your date to see Russia’s favorite foreign indie band...
February 23, 2008
Moscow Nitelife RoundupAs this issue has the honor of covering not one but two silly holidays, it is important. You have free time, three-day weekends, and for whatever reason you didn’t travel somewhere warm...
February 8, 2008
Moscow Nitelife RoundupI realize we're barely halfway through the second month of the year, but so far the gig scene here has really been on the ball-sucking side of things, and I am afraid it is going to continue...
January 26, 2008
Moscow Nitelife GuideThe biggest news of the last fortnight (besides the shark-jumping article on Krizis Zhanra in the Independent) is that Russia is considering banning cigarette advertising...
Save The eXile: The War Nerd Calls Mayday
The future of The eXile is in your hands! We're holding a fundraiser to save the paper, and your soul. Tune in to Gary Brecher's urgent request for reinforcements and donate as much as you can. If you don't, we'll be overrun and wiped off the face of the earth, forever.
Scanning Moscow’s Traffic Cops
We’re happy to introduce a new column in which we publish Moscow’s raw radio communications, courtesy of a Russian amateur radio enthusiast. This issue, eXile readers are given a peek into the secret conversations of Moscow’s traffic police, the notorious "GAIshniki."
Eleven Years of Threats: The eXile's Incredible Journey
Good Night, and Bad Luck: In a nation terrorized by its own government, one newspaper dared to fart in its face. Get out your hankies, cuz we’re taking a look back at the impossible crises we overcame.
Russia's freedom-loving free market martyr Mikhail Khodorkovsky answers some of this week's letters, and he's got nothing but praise for President Medvedev.
Clubbing Adventures Through Time
eXile club reviewer Babooshka takes a trip through time with the ghost of Moscow clubbing past, present and future, and true to form, gets laid in the process.
The Fortnight Spin
Jared comes out with yet another roundup of upcoming bardak sessions.
Richard Gere tackles this week's letters. Now reformed, he fights for gerbil rights all around the world.
13 Toxic Talents: Hollywood’s Worst Polluters
Everybody complains about celebrities, but nobody does anything about them. People, it’s time to stop fretting about whether we’re a celebrity-obsessed culture—we are, we have been, we’re going to be—and instead take practical steps to clean up the celebrity-obsessed culture we’ve got...