Judging from concerts that Kipp and Kipp's colleagues have been to in the UAE, performers cut back on the more revealing outfits and compromising dance moves--but as far as lyrics are concerned we don't recall too intrusive a form of censorship (though we do remember the year when British heavy metal band Saxon were barred from performing at the Dubai Desert Rock Festival because of their song "Crusader").
What does DDRF stand for?
DDRF stands for Dubai Desert Rock Festival
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Mr Jayaruwan, who attended the Dubai Desert Rock Festival (DDRF) in March said he couldn't understand why Bahrain faced such difficulties in promoting local talent in the metal genre, whilst Dubai seemed more accommodating and supportive of the younger generation's talents.
Notable shows handled in 2008 include Celine Dion, Justin Timberlake, KoRn and Muse, and the Dubai Desert Rock Festival.