Sergey 'Chizh' Chigrakov (band front-man and also an author of almost every song) was born on 2nd February, 1961 in Dzerzhinsk. Started to play in local bands with his elder brother at the age of 14, substituting some of their members. Then he graduates from music school and college.
Alexander Yakovlevich Rosenbaum (Russian: Александр Яковлевич Розенбаум, Aleksandr Jakovlevič Rozyenbaum) (born September 13, 1951 in Leningrad, Soviet Union) is a Soviet and Russian bard from Saint Petersburg. He is best known as an interpreter of the blatnaya pesnya (criminal song) genre. Modern singers in this genre, such as Михаил Шуфутинский often sing Rosenbaum's songs.
Zoopark were popular 80s russian rock band. It was formed in 1980 in Leningrad (later Saint-Petersburg) and broke up in 1991 due to the death of its frontman and author of all songs Michael "Mike" Naumenko.
11.06.1970 - 21.08.1999
Russian singer-songwriter ("bard"), born in Luhansk, Ukraine. Real name - Aleksandr Litvinov. Wrote more than 150 songs, partially published in 6 albums after his death. Many of them can still be heard sung at campfires or at punk parties, with a guitar and a bottle of portwine.