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Web Exclusive Podcast- A Brief History of Lebanese Rock

In this web exclusive podcast, senior producer Banning Eyre takes you through a brief history of Lebanese rock music. Essentially underground by nature, groups like Soapkills, Scrambled Eggs, and Kordz created an alternate sonic identity that appealed to a generation that had come through the horrific civil war of the 1980’s. A fascinating exploration of a vastly under-appreciated scene.