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Is This the End of Afghanistan’s Music Scene…Again?

As Afghanistan finds itself back in the hands of the Taliban, musicians recall the last time the group were in power and how music was banned outright.

An Afghan band performing in Farah (2010)- Source: Wiki Commons

Since the Taliban regained control of Afghanistan, the world has been watching and wondering, will Afghan’s retain their…

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James Gaunt

James Gaunt

An Australian writer with a passion for research. James edits music fanzine The Shadow Knows and writes regularly about Mo’ Wax Records. www.jamesgaunt.com