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Today’s Show: November’s Iranian music gigs – free tickets!

We’ve 4 major Iranian music gigs this month in London from the Iranian diaspora. Here are several tickets and CDs up for grabs: Electronic and sonics whizz-kid Hassan K is coming over from France for two dates Nov 16th at Mosaic Rooms, Earl’s Court £7  and 17th at King and Queen, Fitzrovia, £5 (Goodge Street) … Continue reading

iran / Music

Niyaz – Free Download

Mature sound from Niyaz (نياز), verging on the electronic this time for a very generous free MP3 download. We first sampled the San Francisco-based trio on the show in 2008 since which time they have released only 3 albums. Their new double-album Sumud is released May 22nd 2012 and features Indian as well as Afghan … Continue reading