Life in the underground Soviet music scene Part 3

Joanna Stingray

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In the final part, we hear of Joanna’s heartbreak when her visa is refused, preventing her from marrying Yuri.  However, using an ingenious method she manages an emotional reunion and eventual marriage as the Soviet Union begins to dissolve.

Part one is here and part 2 here

Joanna’s book, Red Wave written with her singer/songwriter daughter, Madison, includes Stingray’s extensive collection of photographs, artworks, and interviews with the musicians.

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I am delighted to welcome Joanna Stingray to our Cold War conversation…

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