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[FAR New York]:Armenian Rabiz. standard

Love it or hate it, here’s a take on rabiz music’s place in the Armenian community. Via Global Chaos Over the past two “democratic” decades, the Armenian culture has experienced a boom: a “rabiz” boom. It’s hard to explain what the rabiz sub-culture really is (you know it when you hear it, I guess – and unfortunately, it’s very hard to escape in current Armenia), but I believe the word came from a Soviet-era Russian language abbreviation which stood for “worker of art” (“rabotnik iskusstva“). Please continue reading here Credit: Via Global Chaos By Yelena Osipova

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