Brent Crane

Brent Crane

American freelance journalist

One of those reporter guys.

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Screen shot 2017 05 26 at 10.59.41 am article
The Christian Science Monitor

He teaches rock 'n' roll to disadvantaged children in Cambodia ...

At 10 a.m. in Prek Lvea, a village across the Mekong River from Cambodia’s capital, among pecking chickens, dirt roads, and palm-shaded hovels, a heavy-metal concert is under way. The show, put on in an open-air kindergarten classroom, is performed by an assortment of local children and teens, and it seems as if the whole village has come out to gape. Watching from the crowd of chirping children and visibly confused adults is Timon Seibel, a bearded, blond Swiss-German – and the mastermind of this rural metal madness.