Picnic is a Russian rock band known for its unique style which is a mixture of art rock, progressive
rock and original Russian rock. The band was formed in 1978 in Leningrad. Picnic is considered to
be one of the “classic” Russian rock bands. Originated from the classic rock with huge influence
of Jethro Tull and Led Zeppelin, its music progressed into its own style with using symphonic and
exotic folk instruments.