On 18 February in St. Petersburg, was killed by a visitor of a concert of the punk band The Exploited. Reportedly , shortly after the concert, skinheads male high boots inflicted a knife blow in the abdomen 27-year-old visitor to the club "Cosmonaut", who was returning with the girl from the concert of the Scottish team.
Virtuoso guitarist Larry Coryell (Larry Coryell), who founded the jazz-rock, which obliged the birth of fusion, died on February 19 in new York. Larry was 73 years.
St. Petersburg's Stereoleto music festival for the 16th time will be held at the site of Elagin island. The organizers have announced the first participants in 2017 at the festival: