'Life During Wartime,' indeed: a music festival
opened in Kabul, Afghanistan. The crowds were enthusiastic, as they seemed eager to throw off the pall of the long conflict.
From the article:
Another change was another step forward for Afghanistan, showcasing its modern musicians.
"I think Afghanistan can be a part of rock [music] in the world,” said Hamid of White Page. He envisions a bright future, in which his band will “have a good contact with all the bands around the world and have a good concert [and] have at tour. I hope to see that day before I die.”