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Armenia: Eurovision Metal

Categories: Central Asia & Caucasus, Armenia, Arts & Culture, Migration & Immigration, Music, Politics, Protest

Unzipped: Gay Armenia comments on rumors that Armenian-American rock band System of a Down (SOAD) are interested in representing Armenia in next year's Eurovision Song Contest [1]. However, there is also speculation that the band are interested in using the contest to gain exposure to campaign for Genocide recognition. The blog notes that political songs are not permitted in the international song contest.