Review of Orlando Crowcroft, Rock in a Hard Place: Music and Mayhem in the Middle East

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@article{6e3699a386b144da845d6c262e4f7fe8,
title = "Review of Orlando Crowcroft, Rock in a Hard Place: Music and Mayhem in the Middle East",
abstract = "This book by experienced journalist and metal fan Orlando Crowcroft is a must read for anyone curious about counter-culture in the Middle East. It contains six country studies (Lebanon, Egypt, Israel/Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Iran, and Syria) in which Crowcroft{\textquoteright}s interviews with musicians are the key elements.With the knowledge of a music connoisseur, he guides the reader in the subcultural music scenes and movements in these countries, using the life stories of musicians as the red thread. ",
author = "Jonas Otterbeck",
note = "Reviewed Work(s): Rock in a Hard Place: Music and Mayhem in the Middle East (by Orlando Crowroft)",
year = "2018",
doi = "10.1007/s11562-017-0406-6",
language = "English",
volume = "12",
pages = "97--99",
journal = "Contemporary Islam",
issn = "1872-0226",
publisher = "Springer",
number = "1",

}