Anti-Alcohol Song (1979)

Vladimir Vysotskii. Description: Himself a legendary drinker who would soon die from his alcoholic and other excesses, Vysotsky describes in this song the license and later regrets of a man who has succumbed to the national passion for vodka. The song evoked laughter, empathy, and maybe a trifle of envy … Continue reading Anti-Alcohol Song (1979) Continue reading