In St. Petersburg was hospitalized the author of «Rock encyclopedia»

© Photo : account Andrey Burlaka contactentry Burlaka music journalist 80-90 years and the author of the Rock encyclopedia. Archive photoIn St. Petersburg was hospitalized the author of «Rock encyclopedia»© Photo : an account of Andrei Burlaka VKontakte

Andrei Burlaka, renowned music journalist 80-90 years and is the author of «Rock-encyclopedia», hospitalized in serious condition after he was found in the underpass with a head injury, told RIA Novosti the leader of the musical public movement «Rock-Petrograd» Sergey Elgazin.

«Late in the evening, almost night from Sunday to Monday, he was found by the police unconscious and with a head injury in the underpass near the metro station «Ligovsky prospect». The police called an ambulance. Now Burlaka is in the Department of neuroresuscitation Mariinsky hospital. According to duty, his condition is estimated as heavy» — he said.

A review of gumvd across Petersburg and Leningrad region, RIA Novosti has not yet.

Andrei Burlaka, who was born in 1955, is a Soviet and Russian musical journalist and producer. From 1984-1989 directed the Department of advertising and information of the Leningrad rock club. Also headed created music monthly RIO and worked as an editor at the Leningrad Studio gramzapisi. In 2007, for his authorship came «Rock encyclopedia» about popular music in Leningrad — St. Petersburg, covering the period from 1965 to 2005.