Censorship has been around since the development of music.
The following films and documentaries focus on music censorship.
In the tabs below you can find explanations on music censorship specifically, as well as multimedia resources, such as interviews, speeches, films and books that discuss censorship of music.
The following clips are interviews with musicians on censorship.
All human rights are as important for musicians as they are for everyone else. However, two of these rights are of special relevance for musicians: the freedom of expression and the right to participate in cultural life. Together, these two offer a special protection of musicians against arbitrary censorship and persecution.