- 5 years ago
Playing tracks by
Niyaz, "Homayoun Nasiri, Mahsa Vahdat & Sarah Jane Morris, Zarbang Ensemble, Mohsen Namjoo and more.
When they’re not busy in their secret laboratories concocting new batches of evil (joking!), Iranians make some fine, fine music. Seriously, Persia/Iran has a rich and remarkably diverse musical and cultural history, and this week we’ll explore sounds ranging from compositions based on mystic Sufi poetry to modern pop and rock sounds. You’re in for some surprises, dear listener! Plus a few songs for dads, since Father's Day is this weekend.
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