Punks in Yangon, where once they would have been beaten up just for the way they dress. Photo: Reuters

Underground Yangon: punk, metal, rap and hip hop music flourishing after end of military rule

The alternative music scene is buzzing in Myanmar’s biggest city, where until recently fellow citizens would beat up punks on the streets; we discover the bars where bands play, and why some gigs happen under expressway flyovers

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Punks in Yangon, where once they would have been beaten up just for the way they dress. Photo: Reuters
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