གཟའ་ཕུར་བུ། ༢༠༢༤/༠༥/༣༠

Beastie Boys to Hold the Tibetan Freedom Concert in Taipei - 2003-04-17

The Beastie Boys will hold the Tibetan Freedom Concert in Taiwan the first time, on April 20th. Joining them at this event will be Tizzy Bac, LMF and Sheng Chen some well-known Taiwan and Hong Kong musicians' Tibetan flutist Ngawang Khechog will also participate in the concert. The organizers made the announcement Wednesday at a press conference in Taipei. The organizers say the purpose of the concert is to create awareness in Taiwan's younger generation to embrace the Tibetan people's ancient culture, and their commitment to nonviolence. Tibetan Freedom Concerts, which have drawn hundreds of thousands of attendees the world over since 1996, this is the 10th Tibetan Freedom Concert.