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September 14, 2012

Blues for Allah

Writer Krista Bremer tells the story of her 11-year-old daughter Aliya's first rock concert. Aliya's father, Libyan native Ismail, loves the band Tinariwen, which formed in a refugee camp. Aliya, who grew up listening to Tinariwen, writes the members a fan letter, and sets out to deliver it at their tour bus. Krista wrote about it in The Sun magazine.

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