Rock the Globe: Pussy Riot Turns Whipping Into Video, U2 Working On New LP

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/ February 26, 2014

This week, VIBE’s Rock The Globe travels through Sweden, Germany and Russia. Let us explain….

Expect new music from Swedish singer/rapper Neneh Cherry, who releases her first solo LP in 16 years, Blank Project. German musical butterflies The Notwist release Close to the Glass, their eighth studio album that melds dark indie rock with electronic nuances. Making news in Russia again are the women of Pussy Riot. With the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics over, the feminist punk rockers drop a music video built off their recent whipping at the hands of Russian police at the Olympic games. On a lighter note, U2 get the globe excited for a follow-up to 2009’s No Line on the Horizon. Watch above.