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Music for Faygelachs #2

The Song “I also wanne be a hero in the defence army” was the greatest hit of the rock band “Poliana Frank”, the first band in Israel with explicit queer and radical lefty texts that got any attention. The Song, ridiculing macho Israeli militarism, was banned from the radio for years. Here in a rare recording from Tel Aviv 1987:

To get a translation of the text you will have to watch this other video, showing an antizionist queer demonstration in Tel Aviv, titled “National Erection”.

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2 thoughts on “Music for Faygelachs #2”

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    no, there was an official ban on their songs… and you should really hear some Israeli radio to know much crapy tunes are being airplayed

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