Estonia

Scene Reports

Five Musicians Building a New World in the Face of Estonia's Isolated Past

The fall of the Soviet Union and homecomputing changed the face of music in the eastern European country, which now is full of musicians looking to the past to build the future.
Lottie Brazier
10.22.18
Holy Shit

Tommy Cash Drops Extremely Disturbing Video, Continues Reign as Dopest Estonian on Earth

Cash is back to satisfy twisted needs you didn't know you had with new single "Winaloto", complete with grotesque naked bodies and hot Siamese twins.
Alfred Maddox
7.21.16
Film

This Female-Led Estonian Film Reveals the Dark Side of Motherhood [Exclusive]

Opening tomorrow at the Tribeca Film Festival, 'MOTHER (EMA)' is a darkly ironic film about motherhood and attempted murder in small-town Eastern Estonia.
Sami Emory
4.13.16
The We Missed You Issue

Exposure: ​Terttu Uibopuu

​Terttu Uibopuu photographs subtle signs of trauma and recovery in the American South and in her native Estonia.
​Terttu Uibopuu
3.16.16
Film

Gorgeous Stop-Motion Experiment Animates Solid Porcelain

Enchanting work from Estonian artist Anu-Laura Tuttelberg.
Beckett Mufson
2.24.16
thump exclusive mix

We've Got Estonia's Best Export, UTTU Afiliated Producer Merimell, In the Mix

The most important Estonian producer since...well, ever, rolls through with an hour of no-nonsense house and techno.
Josh Baines
2.5.16
Photo

Inside Eastern Europe's Wild, Competitive Voguing Scene

The New York ballroom scene has spread to a European incarnation that mixes straight, gay, black, white, men, women, young and old. Photographer Ewen Spencer has been following its parties.
Clive Martin
11.12.15
Interviews

Meet Tommy Cash, the Estonian Rapper Turning Eastern Europe Upside Down

His bars are brutal, his style's insane, he loves horses - and you thought Die Antwoord were fucked up...
Cameron Toman
11.11.15
sound

Giant Wooden Megaphones Amplify the Sounds of a Forest

In Tallinn, Estonia, interior architecture students created giant wooden megaphones that let people listen to the sounds and silence of the forest.
DJ Pangburn
9.21.15
News

The Canadian Military Is Playing War Games Aimed at Russia

At a time when the specter of the Russian military is high on the minds of European countries fearful of the next Ukraine, Canada's Department of National Defense is playing tough with President Vladimir Putin.
Ben Makuch
4.3.15
Travel

This Swede Is Nuts About Soviet Estonia

Tomas Alexandersson knows all the best bars in Tallinn – as long as they existed before 1991.
Caisa Ederyd
6.6.14
Travel

Awkward First Date in the Abandoned Soviet Military Complex

Because rubble is the biggest aphrodisiac of them all.
ALEX HOBAN
10.24.11
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