• Press release: New Freemuse CD: Listen to the banned

    PRESS RELEASE##PageSearchDescription## ##PagePublishedLong## Freemuse CD: Listen to the banned Music that makes dictators tremble Listen to the banned is a unique collection of contemporary songs by artists who have been censored, persecuted, taken to court, imprisoned and even tortured for a very simple reason — their music. Music brings joy and gives a voice to […]
  • USA: Banned music showcased in concert series in New York

    NEWS ##PagePublishedLong## USA:Banned music showcased in concert series in New YorkAustin Dacey and Haroon Bacha. Photo by Quoc Pham A concert with the exiled Pakistani singer Haroon Bacha on 9 December 2009 marks the start of a performance series at Brooklyn’s Littlefield that aims to showcase banned music from around the globe — music literally […]
  • Pakistan: Death threats from the Taliban made singer flee his country

    NEWS ##PagePublishedLong## Pakistan: Taliban death threats made singer flee his country Haroon Bacha, a Pashtun singer from the north-western part of Pakistan, fled his homeland two months ago and is now in New York, where he regularly gives performances. A reporter from The New York Times met him and published an interview with the 36-year-old […]
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