• Fermin Muguruza

    FERMIN MUGURUZA(Basque Country) ##PagePublishedLong## Musician Fermin Muguruza sings in the Basque language – a language which was forbidden in Spain during Franco’s regime. In this interview Fermin Muguruza speaks about his personal experiences with music censorship in Spain: Its mechanisms, its impact on the artist, and the authorities’ fear of what music can do.   […]
  • Spain: Manu Chao cancels show over political flap

    NEWS   Manu Chao cancels shows over political flap Manu Chao refuses to exclude Basque band member with alleged ‘ETA roots’. The American music magazine Billboard writes: “World music star Manu Chao canceled concerts last night (Sept. 3) in Malaga, Spain, and tonight in Murcia after controversy over the inclusion in his band of a […]
  • Spain: Basque singer suffers from concert prohibitions

    NEWS ##PagePublishedLong## Spain:Basque singer Fermin Muguruza suffers from concert prohibitions by Michael Abt-Okudzeto, True School booking and artist management (Germany).Published 19th of January 2004 The probably most well-known basque rock singer Fermin Muguruza suffers from concert prohibitions. Also appearances of the new formation Fermin Muguruza Kontrabanda are forbidden. Thus one witnesses the same scenes like […]
  • Spain: Censorship of Basque musicians

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