Video for The Burka Avenger

Pakistan’s Haroon and Adil Omar present “Lady in Black” which is from the soundtrack for an animated film called Burka Avenger.  It’s designed to offer a positive role model for girls who are under constant threat by the Taliban for the crime of trying to get an education.

Hey, if Pakistan ever needed a superhero, it’s now.

Now, the official trailer.

(Thanks to Wes for the link.)

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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