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Rock & Roll Jihad

Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Salman Ahmad tells the story of his groundbreaking career in music, bringing Western-style rock and pop to Pakistani teenagers for the first time. His book Rock & Roll Jihad: A Muslim Rock Star's Revolution explains how his band Junoon became the U2 of Asia at a time when mullahs and oppressive dictators wanted to ban all music in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan.

Event: Salman Ahmad will be performing, reading, and signing books
Wednesday, March 10, 6:30-11:00 pm
M2 Ultralounge
530 West 28th Street between 10th and 11th Avenues

Guests:

Salman Ahmad
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Comments [1]

bruce


Yes,Lenny you have reminded us about cheering Muslims on 9/11......often!!!!
Ever hear of the cheering Israelis ontop of their moving van across the river in Jersey filming the towers coming down.Arrested by troopers..There's a NJ state trooper report on the incident.
Great shew Lenny!!!

Mar. 02 2010 01:32 PM

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