Elysium – Russian rock band from Nizhny Novgorod, founded in 1995. Band was popular in Nizhny Novgorod in early years of the performance, and after the release of its second album, “Vse Ostrova!” was one of the leading punk artists in Russia. Elysium often gives concerts with other rock groups, and is also the first Russian band who performed with foreign groups NOFX, Mad Caddies, Die Ärzte. Currently, Elysium has more than 20 music releases, including eight author’s studio albums, the latest of which, “Yadu”, came out in 2017. Elysium plays in a mixed musical style based on punk rock, with elements of ska, reggae, heavy metal and other genres. The group itself uses its own name “space rock” for its own direction.