Rock in a Hard Place - 
      Orlando Crowcroft

Rock in a Hard Place

Music and Mayhem in the Middle East

«<p>‘Crowcroft’s book is a revelation into the torture, oppression and imprisonment metalheads stand up to, just so they can be metal in the Middle East. This book is a must read!’ <br />Max Cavalera, frontman for Soulfly and Cavalera Conspiracy</p> <p>‘Going to jail for liking a band like us, that's taking chances… It's shocking to hear that someone had to suffer and risk his life for nothing but a love of music and a passion for freedom of speech.’ <br />Silenoz, guitarist for Dimmu Borgir and Insidious Disease</p> <p>‘Black metal, Islam, war zones - and a great shock of humanity. Orlando Crowcroft goes where no other writer has even thought of going before and brings back an improbably remarkable story.’ <br />Mick Wall, author of <i>Last of the Giants: The True Story of Guns N' Roses</i></p> <p>‘Rock in A Hard Place is a must read for any musician. Especially those involved in the underground. An inspiring report on the power of mus»

From Tehran to Riyadh, Cairo to Nazareth, this is the story of how a new generation of rockers and rappers are trying to change the Middle East. Les mer
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From Tehran to Riyadh, Cairo to Nazareth, this is the story of how a new generation of rockers and rappers are trying to change the Middle East.
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Forlag: Zed Books Ltd
Innbinding: Paperback
Språk: Engelsk
ISBN: 9781786990150
Format: 20 x 13 cm
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Preface

Introduction

1. Saudi Arabia

2. Egypt

3. Iran

4. Israel and Palestine

5. Lebanon

Epilogue
Orlando Crowcroft is a journalist and life-long heavy metal fan and has interviewed bands throughout the Middle East for Rolling Stone, Atlantic and Esquire. He is the co-author of the Lonely Planet Guide to Israel and the Palestinian Territories (2015) and has reported from a dozen countries including Iraq, Saudi Arabia and Egypt. In 2014, he reported from Israel, the West Bank and Gaza for The Guardian and The National.