Kinks Concert Canceled over “My Shari’a”

Norman, OK–In a special emergency session, the Oklahoma state legislature voted to block The Kinks from performing at Owen Field as part of the band’s reunion tour. The event had become controversial because of Kinks singer Ray Davies’ conversion to Islam and subsequent decision to rerelease the band’s hit song “My Sharona,” as “My Shari’a.”

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