Tuesday, 30 October 2012

Topical news

Now, I've tried to keep religion out of music so far, but this story in the Guardian recently got my blood boiling. How dare a religious group enact a complete ban on music and go so far as to threaten death to anyone who plays music as being "un-Islamic"?

Music binds and connects us all on a much more fundamental and basic level than religion ever will; stop denying this to people and let it flourish wherever there is an ear to hear it.

Full story at:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/oct/23/mali-militants-declare-war-music