Launch of Freemuse’s new report on censorship of heavy metal music



Take part in the launch of Freemuse’s heavy metal report

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      USA, Los Angeles: 10 AM to 12 AM
      USA, New York: 1 PM to 3 PM
      Algeria: 7 PM to 9 PM
      Central Europe: 7 PM to 9 PM
      Turkey: 8 PM to 10 PM
      Egypt: 8 PM to 10 PM
      Lebanon: 8 PM to 10 PM
      Iran: 9:30 PM to 11:30 PM
      Jakarta, Indonesia: 1 AM to 3 AM on 23 Feb
      China: 2 AM to 4 AM on 23 Feb
      Japan: 3 AM to 5 AM on 23 Feb
      Australia, Sydney: 5 AM to 7 AM on 23 Feb

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The report is published on 22 February 2010.

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Mark LeVine
HEADBANGING AGAINST REPRESSIVE REGIMES – Censorship of heavy metal in the Middle East, North Africa, Southeast Asia and China
Report no. 9

Freemuse, Copenhagen, 2010
ISSN: 1601-2127.
ISBN 978-87-988163-3-1.   104 pages.

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Excerpts from the report

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